I agree with Phillip on the chaincase/chainring thing. Gazelles are
elusive in the wild. Naturally their bicycle component brethren would
feel more comfortable hiding from view as well.
On Mar 7, 2:46 pm, Philip Williamson <philip.william...@gmail.com
> Hmmm... never done this, but my thought would be to leave the chaincase and
> rear wheel alone. Maybe use a larger cog for a lower gear, but not go wild
> with a hub that doesn't fit the chaincase. It seems that you could easily
> put a lot of work into making something you liked less well than the full
> Keep the chaincase original, and work around that. If you need more gears,
> maybe build a wheel around the Sturmey S2C?
> And you can always say, "oh, you should see the chainwheel on this!" Make it
> mythological, but don't actually show anyone... :^)
> Philip Williamsonwww.biketinker.com
> On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 10:47 AM, Montclair BobbyB <montclairbob...@gmail.com