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Left Side Crankset

Discussion in 'General Cycling Discussions' started by Rooster1, 5 Mar 2018.

  1. Rooster1

    Rooster1 May the Porg Be With You

    Probably seen this before but took me a while to calibrate in my brain the use of a left hand crank for the US team at last weekend champs in the Womens Team Pursuit.


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  2. classic33

    classic33 Legendary Member

    Fixed as well though. The left hand cranks have been used on tandems.
  3. cyberknight

    cyberknight Guru

    South Derbyshire
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  4. Smeggers II

    Smeggers II Legendary Member

    Probably to save a few grammes of centrifugal force.
  5. Force is measured in Newtons. Gram is a metric unit of mass.
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  6. Smeggers II

    Smeggers II Legendary Member

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  7. I really must get my Jaundice sorted.
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