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The village spent $1,300 to purchase a Fixit, which includes all the tools necessary to perform basic bike repairs and maintenance, such as fixing a flat tire to adjusting brakes and derailleur gears, along with a heavy-duty air pump.
Superstar Peter Sagan stayed upright, but his chain jammed into his front derailleur and needed servicing.
Though materials and build play a part in the Ajax’s silent operation, the main reasons are the 8-speed internal hub and belt drive at the heart of the bike’s derailleur-free drivetrain.
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DERAILLEUR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of derailleur for English Language Learners
: a part on a bicycle that is used to change gears by moving the chain from one gear to another one
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