[CR]What is the point of a skip tooth chain wheel?

Example: Framebuilders:Masi

Date: Sun, 22 Jan 2006 20:53:24 -0800 (PST)
From: Don Wilson <dcwilson3@yahoo.com>
To: Classic Rendezvous <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: [CR]What is the point of a skip tooth chain wheel?

An Express Work track bike on Ebay has a skip tooth chain wheel. What does a skip took chain wheel achieve? http://cgi.ebay.com/Express-Werke-Vintage-Fixed-Gear-Bicycle-Track-Pista_W0QQitemZ7213859052QQcategoryZ98084QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem

Don Wilson Los Olivos, CA

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