- Dec 20, 2011
Alan,acotrel said:Poor steering geometry or wheels out of alignment can make a bike feel stiff. The tyres feel stiff because they affect the way the bike steers, it is tied up with rake, trail, wheelbase , and rear shocker settings.
The one benefit of the Rickman chain adjuster system is that the wheels remain in line, unless you bend the frame!, which, with the thing being rather strong, you seldom actually do.....
However, it seems as many move away from this system as move to an oil tank!