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    26" wheel on a 29" frame?

    Can you do it? How hard / easy would it be?

    I'm working on building up a single speed mountain bike, and I found a Redline Monocog 29er frame that looks decent. Problem is I already have 26" wheels and I'm trying to keep from having to sell them (maybe i'll try 29" down the line, but I just bought these).

    Any advice would be welcome
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    You could do it with disk brakes.
    Like a circus monkey on a stolen Harley......

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    Why not? EthanYQX's Avatar
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    Y'know, eventually someone's going to believe you...
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    Id wouldnt handle too well methinks.

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    you'll have the same angles, but a stupid low bottom bracket height. better to find a 26" frame that'll work with what you have, than to build something that'll ride funny. and as said, it would only work anyhow if you're using disc brakes.
    I believe the clouds in my coffee more than the weatherman on t.v.

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