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post #1 of 3 Old 07-15-2009, 09:41 PM Thread Starter
 
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16 up front?

Thinking about putting a 16 on the front sprocket and keeping 43 on the rear. I do alot of highway riding and hoping this will make that easier.

Riding on the cheap I am going to put Kenda 761s on the bike as well.

Oh Riding a 2000

Any tips or suggestions would be a help. Thanks
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post #2 of 3 Old 07-15-2009, 10:37 PM
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The 16 tooth sprocket subject has been beat to death lately. Do a search and you'll get all the info you need. As they say "just do it".

Kenda 761 tires are great tires. I say that because I use them too.

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Kenda 761 tires are great tires. I say that because I use them too.
I have a set waiting for this set of 270's to die.. Hopefully after this weekend!!!
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