what gearing on an all mountian bike

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Vital MTB member slomoto
320 slomoto http://p.vitalmtb.com/photos/users/320/avatar/c50_105270710_1279693626.jpg?1290150553 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/slomoto,320/all 08/03/09 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/slomoto,320/setup 11 13 1

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Location: San Luis Obispo, CA USA

12/1/2012 3:14 PM

Ive got 22/32 and 11/34 and would like to know what other fuys are running?


Vital MTB member astrizzle
2507 astrizzle /images/default/avatar/c50.png http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/astrizzle,2507/all 04/11/10 2 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/astrizzle,2507/setup 36 142 141 9

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Joined: 4/11/2010

Location: Moscow, ID USA

12/2/2012 6:44 AM

I'm gonna go with a 1x10 set up trying to get a 1 to 1 ratio for the easiest gear. Prolly go with 36T and 11-36T in the back and a chainguide, mainly cuz I'm a DH'er so we like things simple and reliable lol


Vital MTB member Ploutre
20451 Ploutre /images/default/avatar/c50.png http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/Ploutre,20451/all 12/17/12 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/Ploutre,20451/setup 7 34

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Joined: 12/17/2012

Location: FRA

1/11/2013 12:22 AM
Edited Date/Time: 4/21/2016 10:22 AM

1x10, 11-36 in the back, 32t upfront, on both my hardtail and soon-to-be-assembled trail bike.

I haven't used the 32-11 combo yet, and so far the 32-36 combo has been great. But I might be looking at Leonardi Factory 40T cassette mod for the AM bike. I'm waiting for some feedback on strength, durability, ...


Vital MTB member chamaedorea.elegans
20759 chamaedorea.elegans http://p.vitalmtb.com/photos/users/20759/avatar/c50_00r0r_5ZI9Lv9BGzT_600x450_1437409539.jpg?1437409464 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/chamaedorea-elegans,20759/all 01/04/13 1 http://www.vitalmtb.com/community/chamaedorea-elegans,20759/setup 10 34 43

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Location: Boulder, CO USA

1/17/2013 12:47 AM
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