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    ÖöÖöÖöÖöÖö Dannihilator's Avatar
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    The Fatbike Sticky

    Ok, we're going to hold off on the forum for now However, if there is enough activity in this thread, the forum may just happen. So get discussing.
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    Thanks for adding this Sticky.

    Lets start with a drive train question:
    Are you running front & rear derailleurs, rear only (1 x ....), IGH, or single speed?
    Last edited by GTryder; 06-11-14 at 06:07 AM.

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    Used up your fat tyres ... here is a suggestion for recycling or is simply a statement about your fashion sense?



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    I think that's a perfect compromise! If interest picks up, our moderator can always add a new forum.

    For now, the new sticky will do.

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    In search of moar cowbell dminor's Avatar
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    My FatUni:


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    Senior Member GTryder's Avatar
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    Drive Train

    Drive train 1 x 7 - modifications include: reducing Chainring from 48T to 38T (with proportionate chainring guard), changing freewheel from 14-28 to 14-34. Awaiting 34T inner chainring to allow for manual change to accommodate winter/hilly/heavy load riding.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dminor View Post
    My FatUni:

    Is that a Yeti uni?!
    just a n00b with an ego

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    Leaving this here


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    Grabbed a single-speed, coaster brake fatty last week. That thing is fun! I was initially concerned by the lack of gears but managed to keep up without too much extra effort.
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    Salsa Blackborow ... 5" tyre


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