Singlespeed & Fixed Gear - Frame size
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06-11-03, 01:35 PM
Is there any difference in recommended size for a fixed gear vs a reagular bike?
This quesion may sound stupid, but I'm still tossed between a pre built one, and finding an old frame. There's 4 left on ebay to choose from, or I head out to the swap meet.
for a regular road frame converted to fixed, nah. you'll be fine going with what you usually go with.
if i couldnt find a frame in my size, i'd always prefer to go to the next smallest than the next largest, especially with track frames. the higher bottom bracket height makes things a little different.
06-11-03, 02:11 PM
I'd always go with my regular road bike size............the only difference being that my fixies all have 165mm cranks...........great for cornering clearance and makes you spin more fluidly and faster.
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