[CR]CR, RE rearward facing dropouts

To: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
From: Courtney Johnson <courtney@boreal.org>
Date: Fri, 20 Oct 2006 09:14:14 -0500
Subject: [CR]CR, RE rearward facing dropouts

Rear facing track dropouts allow the builder to make shorter chainstays which means a more responsive shorter wheelbase. The shorter chainstay will also be stiffer than a longer one. It is easier to bend a yard stick than the teacher's foot long ruler.

Courtney Johnson Grand Marais MN USA but within sight of Canada