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What is the strongest BMX bike chain?

What is the strongest BMX bike chain?

The Wipperman 1G8 is widely respected as the strongest BMX chain you can buy. Wipperman don’t just design and build BMX chains, they also develop chains for other vehicles.

What BMX chain should I get?

BMX chain sizing The majority of BMX chains – both traditional and half-link – are the standard 1/8” width. Narrower 3/32” chains are available for weight-shaving racers, as are more heavy-duty 3/16” chains, but for most riders the standard is fine.

Are half-link chains faster?

The half-link lets you get more precise, whereas the full-link is thinner and lighter.

Are all BMX chains the same size?

The majority of BMX chains – both traditional and half-link – come in a half inch (1/2″) length. BMX chain width has two options, 3/32″ and 1/8″. This is why you see the sizing 1/2″ x 1/8″ or 1/2″ x 3/32″ (denoting the length x width of one chain link).

What size chain do I need?

After a measurement is obtained, its a good idea to opt for a necklace size that is at least the second size up from your neck size. For example, if you have an 18 inch neck, you should probably choose a chain length of 20 inches or more. An 18 inch chain would feel too tight.

What size is an old school BMX chain?

Chain size: 1/2″ x 1/8″

Are all bike chain links the same size?

All modern bicycle chains are made to the “one-half inch pitch” standard, meaning from rivet to rivet is nominally 0.5 inches. The sprocket teeth are cut for this same one-half inch standard to accept bicycle chains. However, this does not mean all makes and models of chains are interchangeable.

How do I know what chain to buy for my bike?

When selecting a chain, the first consideration is the number of rear sprockets. The rear cog sets have been made with 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, or 12 sprockets. As the number of cogs on the rear hub increases, the spacing between cogs tends to be reduced.