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PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2013 8:20 pm 
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Most compact chainsets I have used have had the chain rub on the inside of the 50t ring when in the small cog or smallest two cogs.
Short chainstays makes it worse. I just don't use the smallest cogs when in the small ring.


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2013 9:09 pm 
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Agreed. But if you read this thread the op had rub in the bottom 3 or 4. Spacers return it to normal. And shimano cranks have no rub at all!

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:12 pm 
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I did read the thread (you have a reply right under one from me). I know the OP had rub in 3-4 cogs. I did not think that needed to be repeated. I was just saying that I think rub on a cog or two, with 50/34 rings and short chainstays, could be considered normal.

Next time I will either repeat the entire thread to prove I read it. Or I just won't post at all.


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Yikes!

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