Wolf Tooth releases new compact chain guide

By Stephen Frothingham

SAVAGE, Minn. (BRAIN) — Wolf Tooth Components, LLC has introduced a new compact chain guide, the GnarWolf. It’s available now for ISCG-05 mounting, and coming soon in high direct mount and S3/E-type mount.

Wolf Tooth founder Mike Pfeiffer said, “We have been discussing a compact chain guide product for a couple of years but we did not want to introduce another me-too product. We did a lot of development and testing and we are now ready to deliver something revolutionary in both ease of use and performance.”

The GnarWolf requires no shims for chainline adjustment. An expanding elliptical mandrel system allows quick chainline alignment. The company said the guide is more rigid than competing products. “A flexible chain guide simply cannot effectively guide the chain,” the company said.

The guide offers independent adjustment of height and chainline with cage pivot for chain removal. All adjustments made quickly with 4mm hex key. It’s optimized for use with elliptical/oval chainrings and accommodates chainline from approximately 48 mm to 54 mm for use with standard and Boost bikes.

It’s available with customized bolt color options. The guide is CNC machined of 7075-T6 aluminum with stainless steel hardware, designed and made in Savage, …read more

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