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Old 02-20-12, 05:41 PM   #1
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N+2 - Both single speeds

Brought these beauties home today and found a place of honor for them in my dining room.

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Old 02-20-12, 06:01 PM   #2
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That bottom one would make a good retro grouch bike.
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Regarding the Pfar: flip it and slam it.
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Personally, I like a wider saddle.
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Old 02-20-12, 10:21 PM   #5
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Fixie riding hipster.
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Lots of fixie riders here. Hipsters? Isn't that movement deader than
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I take it that has a flip hub? I spent three days with a Fixie before getting my N+1 and I knew I would mostly use the SS feature. It only had the one brake however.
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I've converted several bikes to singlespeed but that was before fixies were anywhere but on tracks. (I exaggerate.)
Those singlespeeds are long gone - doubt I'll ever consider converting a recumbent to singlespeed, much less fixed gear.
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I take it that has a flip hub? I spent three days with a Fixie before getting my N+1 and I knew I would mostly use the SS feature. It only had the one brake however.
It does indeed have a flip-flop hub. I have the freewheel, if I ever want to use it. Hey, you never know. I rode with a front brake only for two seasons. I realized that a brake on both wheels is much safer. In most situations, I can simply slow down and come to a stop with just some front braking, but there is always "the random element".
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