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As i've got to replace chain and both sprockets on the project bike I wondered what people would recommend for teeth count on each end.

Will only be used for Enduro events as won't be road legal so top speed or ability to cruise not really an issue.

Standard appears to be 13/48 but a tooth down on the front would appear to be a starting point, maybe 12/50 or even 12/52 ?

 

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As i've got to replace chain and both sprockets on the project bike I wondered what people would recommend for teeth count on each end.
Will only be used for Enduro events as won't be road legal so top speed or ability to cruise not really an issue.
Standard appears to be 13/48 but a tooth down on the front would appear to be a starting point, maybe 12/50 or even 12/52 ?
 


I don't know, I think I've got stock gearing on mine (street legal) and it's a decent blend of off road usefulness and on road barely getting by (top speed is between 55-60).... I will also add that I think going much lower than 12 - 13 causes issues somewhere around 52 the sprocket is too big... something like that.
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