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    What length chain?

    I'm building a 27.5 boost full suspension bike, with a 11-42 on the back and a 32t oval on the front. I've seen 112,116 and 118 link chains will the 112 be long enough?

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    We cannot answer this easily as we do not know the frame dimensions and axle path--you will no doubt need to cut it as none will be correct so I'd just veer on the longer side----lots of youtube on how to fit and cut

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    There are dozens of YouTube videos on this.

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