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Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-12-09, 11:43 PM
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Posted By chase.
thriller: that's the jam.

thriller: that's the jam.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-12-09, 12:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,642
Posted By chase.
full carbon clinchers scare me a bit, especially...

full carbon clinchers scare me a bit, especially if they ever see the street.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-11-09, 12:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,915
Posted By chase.
this. i might mention for those who don't know...

this. i might mention for those who don't know that mihlbach has been riding on such a wheel build for some time— alloy nipples up front as well, if i recall.

for weight concerns there's really no...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-10-09, 04:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,915
Posted By chase.
it's a nice concept for something different in...

it's a nice concept for something different in the modern HF track hubset game, but i agree about the rims. i like the rear minus the white finish, probably i'd prefer a lighter, cutout LF road-style...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-10-09, 04:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,478
Posted By chase.
short of buying used, the omnium is one of the...

short of buying used, the omnium is one of the best values in a 144bcd track crank.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-10-09, 02:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,930
Posted By chase.
most folks who frequently change bars have a stem...

most folks who frequently change bars have a stem for each: deep drop quill on track drops, and a parallel/road quill on road drops, horns, or risers. you often want different extensions anyway, and...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-03-09, 02:56 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,044
Posted By chase.
eai steel deluxe is what i've settled on. good...

eai steel deluxe is what i've settled on. good profile, long wearing, wide range of sizes. they're not drilled or lightened in the larger sizes, but that's a minor quibble honestly.

for what it's...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-28-09, 03:26 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,642
Posted By chase.
i'll probably grab some cadence or exustars when...

i'll probably grab some cadence or exustars when my kashimax doubles wear out… which might be a while.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-25-09, 01:32 PM
Replies: 14,092
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Posted By chase.
aif: get some chainring bolts pronto, son...

aif: get some chainring bolts pronto, son (daughter?).
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-19-09, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 980
Posted By chase.
you might try the old stronglight (maybe...

you might try the old stronglight (maybe specialties TA?) sealed needle bearing type, or the early ultegra cartridge ones. as i recall they were both pretty short.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-18-09, 06:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 980
Posted By chase.
My measurement is 26mm upper and 12mm lower.

My measurement is 26mm upper and 12mm lower.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-15-09, 12:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,659
Posted By chase.
if you're replacing a track fork, or a tight...

if you're replacing a track fork, or a tight steel fork, the wound up has the shortest axle-to-crown measurement of all the carbons i've seen. most carbon forks, particularly monocoque, tack on 10mm...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-14-09, 02:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 715
Posted By chase.
salmon or salmon/black. personally i preferred...

salmon or salmon/black. personally i preferred the plain salmons.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-14-09, 02:27 PM
Replies: 14,092
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Posted By chase.
that bridgestone has a nice tubeset but...

that bridgestone has a nice tubeset but inexplicably a strange build. odd fork crown too— i seem to recall BS/anchor using a different one in the past.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-09-09, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,346
Posted By chase.
I've felt the Easton, Alpha-Q, and Reynolds...

I've felt the Easton, Alpha-Q, and Reynolds full-carbons are really well made from experience with them in the shop. Easton's SL and SLX forks ("superlight") aren't as burly as their regular ones—...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-07-09, 10:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,282
Posted By chase.
I like Continentals (specifically the new...

I like Continentals (specifically the new GP4000), and usually buy them from retailers in the UK when the USD/GBP rate is favorable.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 09-02-09, 04:40 PM
Replies: 14,092
Views: 4,303,394
Posted By chase.
on the vantuyl— you swap your omniums out when...

on the vantuyl— you swap your omniums out when you take it to the track? or is that an old build?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-31-09, 09:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 633
Posted By chase.
currently riding 28c gatorskin on the rear, and a...

currently riding 28c gatorskin on the rear, and a 23c conti gp4000 black chili up front. currently my favourite front tire, after riding a few others.
i liked the rubino pro slick but the sidewall...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-23-09, 10:14 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,578
Posted By chase.
^ it's definitely not, but the earflap liner is...

^ it's definitely not, but the earflap liner is nice and warm in the winter.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-23-09, 05:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,409
Posted By chase.
just patch them with another piece of denim and...

just patch them with another piece of denim and use your zigzag stitch to lock everything together. remember to roll up next time.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-21-09, 09:17 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,040
Posted By chase.
arguably the logical inverse of having a 100k car...

arguably the logical inverse of having a 100k car with hubcaps…
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-21-09, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4,176
Views: 1,761,417
Posted By chase.
i'm all over that pursuit, but honestly i think...

i'm all over that pursuit, but honestly i think the wheelset, frame design, and general scheme are blinding me from the look stem and other details (why fillet braze and then not blend the track ends...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-08-09, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4,176
Views: 1,761,417
Posted By chase.
braze most likely.

braze most likely.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-08-09, 05:34 PM
Replies: 4,176
Views: 1,761,417
Posted By chase.
i'd like those rims much more if i didn't know...

i'd like those rims much more if i didn't know how much they weighed. and i'm not usually a weight weenie.

am i the only one who thinks deda pistas look awkward in an integrated setup?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-05-09, 12:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,392
Posted By chase.
Hatta R9400 with fully loose bearings. 109mm...

Hatta R9400 with fully loose bearings. 109mm spindle, mirror races. I've got a spare 75 BB in case this one grenades, but so far it's silent unless i'm mashing. reminds me to spin smoothly.
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