ss/gear questionHome › Forum › Bike Forum › ss/gear questionOverviewBike ForumChat ForumFor SaleWantedForum HelpClassified RulesViewing 14 posts - 1 through 14 (of 14 total)ss/gear question hungry monkeyMemberif its a well sprung tensioner, with enough throw, it might work.only one i can really think of that might work would be a rohloff one, which would be pricey. Posted 8 years ago takaMemberi was hoping it would be a cheap alternitive to gears so rohloff is outa the question.. Posted 8 years ago trail_ratMemberwell fit a mech as a tensioner …. and a front mech for the changing at the front … then a set of shifters and you might as well just have the cassette on too … Posted 8 years ago takaMember… 🙄 Posted 8 years ago HairychestedMember trail_rat – Memberwell fit a mech as a tensioner …. and a front mech for the changing at the front … then a set of shifters and you might as well just have the cassette on too … LOL! Posted 8 years ago trail_ratMemberwell if you will ask a stupid question you will get a serious answer .. Posted 8 years ago takaMemberill prove you wrong mr.rat 😈 Posted 8 years ago Jon TaylorSubscriberthe Alfine tensioner has a lot of spring, it has a pair of jockey wheels like a normal rear mech as some can and do run the alfine with a double on the front. Posted 8 years ago trail_ratMemberi can assure you you wont ….. its either a single speed or its gay* !* owner of SS and super light super jey XC bike ….. Posted 8 years ago cookeaaSubscriberHammershcmidtttt (sp?) perhaps, not exactly a budget solution though…Yeah it's possible, most things are possible, but then why bother? you'll have 2 gears and neither will be the right one… Posted 8 years ago robSubscriberDinglespeed 2 cogs out back works 2 cogs at the front its a bit to much chain slack for most tensioners Posted 8 years ago tonSubscribertom, why the **** would someone who lives in the hilliest area of one of the hilliest parts of the country want a ss. ❓ Posted 8 years ago burmaboyMembertwingle speed Posted 8 years ago takaMembercan you run ss kit on the back with a double+bash setup on the front? or will the chain always come off? wouldnt be a true singlespeed but will help on the flat bits…? Posted 8 years ago Viewing 14 posts - 1 through 14 (of 14 total)The topic ‘ss/gear question’ is closed to new replies.