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Use a 16t 3/32" single speed sprocket with an 1/8" chainring(2 posts)

Use a 16t 3/32" single speed sprocket with an 1/8" chainringishmael
Dec 19, 2002 6:51 AM
and a 1/8 chain or should I go 3/32 all the way round?...will I have trouble finding a 17 tooth 1/8"? I asked something like this before but forget the answer.
I think it's okGinz
Dec 19, 2002 7:18 AM
It's probably best to pick either 1/8 or 3/32 and use it all the way around. Someone correct me if I get this wrong, but you can use the wider chain with the narrower chainring or cog, but not vice-versa. I don't see a problem with mixing cogs and chainrings, except you might have a little unwanted play in the drivetrain.

I choose 3/32 all the way around so I may use a Sram chain with the convenient powerlink.