On Dec 29, 2009, at 12:36 PM, Jerome & Elizabeth Moos wrote:
> So Wayne, any idea what "Trials" these 19T to 25T 50.4 BCD rings were
> made for? One naturally thinks of the Technical Trials, but despite
> the fact that they did involve some pretty difficult terrain, one
> would not think rings that tiny would have been used. Perhaps the
> Trials referred to are hillclimbs on very steep courses.
> Jerry Moos
There are bicycle trials similar to motorcycle trials: covering a rough, difficult course without putting a foot down. Typically trials bikes used very low gears. Phil Brown Nearing the limit in Oakland, calif.