This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by  davefollmers 1 year, 1 month ago.

  • Author
    Posts
  • #9104
     davefollmers 
    Participant

    Hello all,
    Just wondering does anyone else do the same?

    What i mean i use higher end gear components with other lower end parts.

    I’ve recently replaced the chain and cassette on my bike and wondered should i bother to buy another fancy cassette and chain as would the shifting be that much worse?

    I’ve got on my bike xtr 10 speed rear derailleur and the matching xtr shifter.

    I’ve recently fitted the deore hg500 11-42 cassette and a kmc x10 el chain. I can’t say I’ve noticed any difference to be honest.

    Both were a bargain off Merlin Cycles at 50.49, so in future i might just not bother with the fancy cassettes and just get the lower end stuff as these parts wear out anywhere and need replacing every so often depending on use.

    Thank you

    I did not find the right solution from the internet
    References :

    https://www.bikeradar.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=10002&t=13089137

    Company Promotional Video

    • This topic was modified 1 year, 1 month ago by  davefollmers.
Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.

CONTACT US

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

Participation in the activities listed on BikeEstes.org are done at your own risk.

Estes Park Cycling Coalition, P.O. Box 1166 Estes Park, CO  80517

Privacy Policy - bikeestes.org 2013 - 2019 - Website by Stefaan

or

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

or

Create Account