Exploded my rear derailleur, snapped the hanger and cable. Luckily didn't break any rear spokes in the process! Rode chainless back down the downhills... Ordering new parts for a 1X drivetrain now!!!
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Exploded my rear derailleur, snapped the hanger and cable. Luckily didn't break any rear spokes in the process! Rode chainless back down the downhills... Ordering new parts for a 1X drivetrain now!!!

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 dude the bike industry needs to figure out their derailur hangers, when mine break they usually cause more trouble then necessary imo
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 Yeah, I was lucky cause it went right into the rear wheel locking her down! I need to post up my new drivetrain. Got it all squared away now.
  • 2 0
 @keithrad: aw sweet man you must be set!! I gotta see that
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 xt 1x11 46t big ring is perfect! I run a 32 up front. you can probably reuse your cranks.
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 @chileconqueso I was going to piece something together myself, but took it to the Yeti doctor instead. I just told them 30t up front and whatever you can put together using my wheels and keep it under $350 -ish!
  • 2 0
 oh bugger! good excuse to tell the wife though Big Grin
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 @baggyferret Of course I showed her a couple of bikes here on P.B. buy/sell that would get me going quick. That got me nowhere Cry
  • 2 0
 @keithrad: FLOWERS BROTHER, flowers & chocolates first.....Wink
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 @baggyferret: tup Fab
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 Perfect excuse for a new drivetrain
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 @spencer666 EXACTLY!!
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 Bummers dude!
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 @FIVE8FIVE Yeah, it's funny that it happens when I'm fixing to have a week off Really Mad ...Its (drivetrain) days were numbered anyway... Been wanting to try 1X. No better time than now!

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