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Chain Guides are for single-chainring bikes (1x or "one-by") and are used to keep the chain from falling off the single chain-ring.

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What are the round things near the main front cog?

This bike in this picture has two rollers near the front sprockets. The chain goes through the lower one and not the top one. I've no idea on their purpose vs other bikes that don't have them and ...
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Different chain guide mounts… Why?

I think there's two types of chain guide mounts, one of them is screwing in screws and another one is using the bottom bracket to hold it in place. Why not just use one type of mount? Is there a ...
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Chain guides; yay or nay? [closed]

So, recently i've bought a new chainring online and it will be sent to my home soon. And i thought to myself, should i get a chain guide? The chainring has narrow wide teeth so the chain will not fall ...
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Where to find this type of chain guide?

As the title says, where can I get this type of chain guide? My chain falls off exactly at the bottom side of chainring when I'm making bigger jumps and this would be the perfect solution for that.
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Truvativ 1x front chainguide - what's wrong with this?

I've been asked to inspect and fix someone's bike. Its a heavy full-suspension Kona "Stab Deluxe" downhill monster from 2006. The main fault is that the chain gets stuck between the front chainring ...