Singlespeed & Fixed Gear - My first conversion
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08-19-08, 06:54 PM
This is my conversion, 1986 Techium 440. New 27s, flipped and chopped the drop bars and overhauled the rest. Before and after pics, open game on opinions.
08-19-08, 07:31 PM
My opinion is: you don't understand the concept of the 'before and after pic.'
That's not the same bike. Before is a 48, after is 62.
08-19-08, 07:39 PM
should have specified that the old bike is the same only a smaller frame i have two of them in different sizes, no before pics were taken. i improvised and took a pic of the original bike i still have unaltered after i converted the larger frame to fixed.
08-19-08, 10:16 PM
What gearing are you running?
08-20-08, 02:27 PM
40 teeth in the front, 16 in the back...I never could figure out the whole gear ratio s***...it's super low I know, but I have to climb a huge hill at 4am when I get off work everyday and wanted to start a lil easy
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