Alpine Star chro-mega elevated chainstays

Alpine Star chro-mega, perfect for a belt drive conversion?
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I was tempted to do something with a belt drive for my commuter, then I heard they were shit, snapping all the time. True?

You would still have to chop the chainstays to fit the belt it

Look again, chainstay does not go through chain.

I shall eat my words… white industries ENO hub and this would make a nice belt hack