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    Prowheel Chainrings

    Got an '09 entry level mountain bike that I bought new. The crank and chainrings are stock Prowheel 170 28-38-48t. Recently, the off road biking association started updating the trails with the inclusion of 2' high log piles. In the few days that have passed since the update I have noticed a lot of scratch marks from the cranks other riders who use the trails. I want to remove the big chain ring and install a bashguard but I don't know if that can be done on older cranksets. Would swapping the crankset be a better idea?
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    If the the chain ring is removeble and 104 bc you can put a bash guarb on it..Or you could just remove the ring and put in shorter bolts. There are riders that could clear that without any problem i.e bunny hopping ,wheeling ,manual and some combo of those.

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