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Old 12-24-20, 09:59 PM
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With a triple, 7 speeds can be fine. For me they need to be set up to handle different requirements of your rides.

In reality, I’m really running more of a 2-1/2 than a triple as the small chainring is only used for those climbs that I can’t/don’t want to do with my middle ring.

John
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