Tag Archives: Giant Escape

Gearing up for spring. 30 days of biking, #22

Just realized this Giant Escape is the first 10-speed I’ve owned since a Motobecane Champion Team in the late ’70s. The Giant has one chainring and a cassette with 10 cogs. One times 10 equals 10. The Moto had two … Continue reading

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Toward a More Perfect Union: the Wolf Tooth RoadLink Derailleur Hanger Extension

I’ve been making small changes to my Giant Escape gravel grinder over the winter. The latest is the addition of a derailleur hanger extension to get the 10-speed SRAM X9 rear derailleur to play nice with the 11-42 tooth Sunrace … Continue reading

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Something old, something new and blue derailleur housing: the Giant Escape

I picked up a Giant Escape after someone backed over it with a car, maybe a tractor. Continue reading

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