Are single-ring chainsets the future?

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Could the simplicity and low weight of a 1x set-up outweigh its flaws? Quieter, more secure, lighter — these are just some of the praises our dirt-riding brethren have been singing about single-ring set-ups

Foto LaPresse – Fabio Ferrari
08/02/2018 Dubai (Emirati Arabi Uniti)
Sport Ciclismo
Dubai Tour 2018 – 5a edizione – Tappa 3 – Dubai
Silicon Oasis Stage – da Skidive Dubai a Fujairah – 180
km (111,8 miglia)
Nella foto:

Photo LaPresse – Fabio Ferrari
08/02/2018 Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
Sport Cycling
Dubai Tour 2018 – 5th edition – Stage 3 – Dubai
Silicon Oasis Stage – Skidive Dubai to Fujairah – 180
km (111,8 miles)
In the pic:

Could the simplicity and low weight of a 1x set-up outweight its flaws? Quieter, more secure, lighter — these are just some of the praises our dirt-riding brethren have been singing about single-ring set-ups.