cadence??? 51x13 ?

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  1. theodoros

    theodoros New Member

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    Hi this is a great site and i have lerant heaps so far , id love if
    somone could expalin cadence to me i.e. 15x13 15x12 does this
    mean the ammount of teeth on a cog front and back ???

    Thanks again and pardon my Ignorance
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  2. 2LAP

    2LAP New Member

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    Yes. 51 on the front and 12 on the back. You can use this to describe how big a gear is. 51 x 12 being bigger than 42 x 12. Sometimes you'll also see 12-24 and that refers to the range of gears on the rear block.
     
  3. theodoros

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    Thanks mate.
     
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