Ledge 3.1 (now 7 speed w/ Megarange)

Discussion in 'KLUNKERS & MOUNTAIN BIKES' started by whitefiretiger, Jun 25, 2014.

  1. Nagant


    Aug 30, 2013
    Crossville, IL
    You ever progressing with repairs and upgrades. You're making me feel very slow. If I'm able I want to put the new chain my my Heavy Duti and put the back wheel on.
  2. whitefiretiger


    Jun 22, 2014
    Repairs are annoying; upgrades are kind of fun but I'd rather be working on my vintage bikes.
    The bike I'm currently working on was a $300 Costco bike that I got for my GF but she didn't use it. I used it to go longer rides when my other daily bike was down here & there. I'd say it has maybe 50 miles on it. And before it even went 10 miles it got upgrades (SRAM 3.0 shifters and rd from a trek as well as a Megarange freewheel).
    Right now I'm checking/ adjusting the tru of the wheels, replacing inner brake cables, adjusting brakes, adjusting derailers, and anything that seems a bit off.
    Need to go find some red finger nail polish to touch up chips in the paint.
    Hoping to finish adjusting before bed then give it a good cleaning before posting on craigslist.

    A small update on the bike I'm getting ready to sell... After a ton of work the thing seems to be dialed in (still need a riding test) but it even shifts to its 34t Megarange cog in all 3 chainrings. This thing has stupid gearing.
    From 3:1 in highest gearing all the way down to 0.82:1 in the lowest gearing.

    The thought went threw my head that if this had the 11t-34t Megarange it would be a sickening 3.82:1 for the highest gearing & 0.82:1 in the lowest gearing.

    Either way this thing has tooooo many gears for my needs lol.
    Last edited: Jul 16, 2014
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