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    convert on one inbred ss to gears

    hi
    is it possible to add rear derailleur to an inbred single speed?
    if yes how?

    thanks

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    Yes.
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    I've done it with mine. The frame has a hanger for a derailleur and having a chaintug helps immensely. Otherwise the process is very similar to a bike with vertical dropouts.

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    if you have a frame w/out a d.hanger, problem solvers makes one for sliding dropouts. however changing tires/tubes is a pita and not worth the conversion for this reason (imho).

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    Did it to sell mine. Buddy has it, we're riding tomorrow :-)

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    Quote Originally Posted by thasingletrackmastah View Post
    Yes.
    did u use a regular nut as a reverse chain tug?

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