So it's really simple, I wanna confirm if I can use a 6-7-8 speed masterlink(https://www.amazon.in/Phenovo-1Pair-Bicycle-Chain-Connector/dp/B07BGZVF6C/ref=dp_fod_1?pd_rd_i=B07BGZVF6C&psc=1) on a single speed chain, it's a single speed road bike so it doesnot require any chain tensioner. Thanks in advance.

1 Answer 1


6-7-8 speed master links can only be used with 6-7-8 speed chains. You cannot use them with single speed chains. 6-7-8 speed chains are 3/32" but single speed chains are 1/8". You may however find master links that are intended for single speed systems. Examples of single speed master links.

However, if your sprocket and chainring are 3/32" sprockets, then it's possible to use a 3/32" multi-speed chain (with a compatible master link) on them even though you only have a single speed.

A 3/32" chain won't work with 1/8" sprockets.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.