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No. The chainring needs to be compatible with the rest of the drivetrain. Chainring pitch (width + spacing) gets tighter with increased cogs on the rear wheel. So a 9 speed chainring is not compatible with an 11 speed drivetrain. Additionally there are new narrow-wide chainrings for single chainring setups will not work well in a system with a front ...


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I just converted my 26er from 3x7 to 1x10 (32x11-42) and it works fine with Deore M6000 SGS. Tried both attaching the derailleur with/without an extension, surprisingly it works better without.


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