Re: RE: [CR]Suntour Cyclone with 3 jockey wheels?

Example: Framebuilders:Brian Baylis
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Date: Sat, 15 Sep 2001 18:44:04 EDT
Subject: Re: RE: [CR]Suntour Cyclone with 3 jockey wheels?

In a message dated 9/15/01 1:43:24 PM, writes:

<< This was to allow a "racing" derailleur to wrap a large amount of chain,

like for a touring triple-chainwheel gearing system, without the long cage

that screams "touring derailleur". As far as I can tell, it didn't do

anything a long cage doesn't do; it was just to avoid the "stigma" of a long

cage on a "racing" bike. Since it was "goofy looking" and has the added

drivetrain friction of another pulley, it didn't "catch on".


There was a 3 pulley Dupar as well.
Phil Brown