Freschi bike: front derailleur

Submitted by Jim Zaun on Fri, 03/12/2010 - 08:15

Freschi: front derailleur

The frame does not provide a braze-on for front derailleur because touring bicycles often use smaller chainrings which positions the derailleur further down the seat tube than frames that assume the standard 52 or 53 tooth outer chainring used on road bikes.