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2x10 and 3x9 but which one on which bike?

gazhurstgazhurst Posts: 75
edited July 2012 in MTB general
So,

Im currently running a 3x9 set up on my On-One Whippet race bike...I've just bought a TITUS X Carbon frame and ordered a 2x10 set up but I'm in a bit of a dilema over which set up to put on which frame???

Opinions?

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  • milfredomilfredo Posts: 322
    Why?
  • gazhurstgazhurst Posts: 75
    Because one has to go on one and the other has to go on the other so I was just looking for other opinions on which
  • supersonicsupersonic Posts: 82,708 Lives Here
    What are the ratios on each part? Do you envisage being faster on the Whippet?
  • milfredomilfredo Posts: 322
    Put the newest stuff on the newest bike as you will use it more. So 2x10 on the carbon frame. I think you'll use the new bike more so use the new stuff with it and the other bike for mud or eBay it and buy more bits n bobs.
  • gazhurstgazhurst Posts: 75
    supersonic wrote:
    What are the ratios on each part? Do you envisage being faster on the Whippet?

    40-28/11-36 for the double and 44-32-22/11-34 on the triple

    I intend on using the Whippet for short distance (circa 1 hour) XC races and the Titus for more 'everyday' and longer XC races/enduros
  • 3x9 on the Titus. 2x10 on the Whippet :D.

    Thanks.
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