May 25, 2010

Quick shot of Troy’s frame and tire/derailleur clearance

Folks, 430mm or thereabouts is really the limit for chainstay length if you want a big fat tire and a front derailleur. Check it out… yes, there’s 3 or 4mm of room everywhere, but that’s about it. And that’s *after* I cut all the extraneous crap off the derailleur with a hacksaw!