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Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 05-17-09, 01:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 502
Posted By homEsick
I had it just locked through the frame to a big...

I had it just locked through the frame to a big tree right outside the back of our place. my roomates bikes aren't even locked usually and are fine, so I didn't think I needed to be too hardcore...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 05-16-09, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 502
Posted By homEsick
Santa monica hipster motobecane messenger bike stolen

full thread posted in the socal thread. I'm on my phone and in a bit of a
rush, but just wanted to get it out there. thanks <3
Forum: Southern California 05-16-09, 06:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 242
Posted By homEsick
bike stolen in Santa monica

either last nite or this morning. at Santa monica and Yale or 26th. it's the red motobecane hipsterish messenger that's been posted in various fixed gear threads. it's probably different now but it's...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-12-09, 01:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,120
Posted By homEsick
snob

snob
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-11-09, 12:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,202
Posted By homEsick
i remember when i tried to take the cog off of my...

i remember when i tried to take the cog off of my motobecane messenger.

the lockring was no problem but i think i bloodied every single knuckle trying to get the effing cog off. it was the first...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-11-09, 12:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,213
Posted By homEsick
i remember reading those interactive novel things...

i remember reading those interactive novel things from the library when i was like 12. it was about this scientist that invented a contraption that you put on the front of your bicycle that created...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-10-09, 12:53 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,896
Posted By homEsick
well, you see, back in the days of high school i...

well, you see, back in the days of high school i bought the "laptop bag" (the ones with the really long strap and the entire bag is the size of a small flat box, hanging waist level) i used to...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-09-09, 12:23 AM
Replies: 661
Views: 60,656
Posted By homEsick
the stock tyres are the most awful thing ever on...

the stock tyres are the most awful thing ever on this bike

@timebandit. wtf, whyd you bother to read anything if you just wanted to see pictures?

also, im 6'3almost4 with a 58cm and it feels...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-08-09, 10:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,314
Posted By homEsick
i like the simplicity and the idea of total...

i like the simplicity and the idea of total control of your bike without mechanical devices such as brakes or a freewheel to help out. that said, i actually have a front brake, but use it as little...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-08-09, 10:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,014
Posted By homEsick
ya,i put my cranks in weird positions at first...

ya,i put my cranks in weird positions at first for a while.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-08-09, 10:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,637
Posted By homEsick
hmm thats cool. i just bought pink and black...

hmm thats cool.

i just bought pink and black boxed slip ons to fit in
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-08-09, 10:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 511
Posted By homEsick
i weight 220 w/ two gatorskin 25. no problems...

i weight 220 w/ two gatorskin 25. no problems for me even at high psi.

i was going to run a 23 in the front, but .. idk

id switch them as well, for reasons stated
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-07-09, 12:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,439
Posted By homEsick
oh snap, i didn't actually know that either, it...

oh snap, i didn't actually know that either, it was just the only camo brand i could recall.

ps i want your ruckus <3
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-07-09, 12:25 AM
Replies: 14,057
Views: 1,366,762
Posted By homEsick
saw some guy at the santa monica promenade today...

saw some guy at the santa monica promenade today with a white leader frame w/ blue aerospoke. sorry no pics.

/i cant talk
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-06-09, 12:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,439
Posted By homEsick
nah man, that's some mossy oak. get your camo's...

nah man, that's some mossy oak. get your camo's learned.

i lived in arkansas for 10 years, you guys laugh because you don't know. *shudder* you wouldn't believe the things they make camoflauged.....
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-05-09, 12:08 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,164
Posted By homEsick
ya i think basically every bike at the school i...

ya i think basically every bike at the school i used to go to were mtb with knobbies, and yes, a lot of them never moved. usually NEXT brand from wal mart. *shudder* given that was in arkansas. now...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-01-09, 08:57 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,197
Posted By homEsick
triple posting mods arent the best example <3

triple posting mods arent the best example <3
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-31-09, 06:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,030
Posted By homEsick
i moved to LA a month ago and while in somewhat...

i moved to LA a month ago and while in somewhat downtown and around burbank ive only seen maybe... 4. just a lot of spandex road warriors normally
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-31-09, 06:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,485
Posted By homEsick
guess its pretty standard but i have all my...

guess its pretty standard

but i have all my keys on a carabiner that either stuffed in my bag or off my back belt loop
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-31-09, 06:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By homEsick
i dont know what youre talking about when you say...

i dont know what youre talking about when you say "it"

if the problem is that your chain is slipping can you tell if its the cog or the chainring(<-which seems unlikely) thats not catching?

and...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-31-09, 06:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 484
Posted By homEsick
sounds like youre doing it right then ;D ...

sounds like youre doing it right then ;D


jkjk

the chain might be slipping. are you sure you have the right amount of tension? it happened to me when i got a larger cog before i could get a...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-31-09, 12:01 PM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,187,005
Posted By homEsick
hmmm, lets see. its not exactly a joke bike per...

hmmm, lets see. its not exactly a joke bike per se, it's just i was being over the top flashy on purpose. like i say, it's still perfectly ridable. the only "problems" it has imo is aesthetic.

as...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-31-09, 10:12 AM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,187,005
Posted By homEsick
well in all honesty, i had been living in...

well in all honesty, i had been living in nowhere, mississippi for years and didnt know that would be changing anytime soon. i never saw a single fixed bike my whole entire life while living at the...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-31-09, 04:02 AM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,187,005
Posted By homEsick
i just went for as tarcky as possible ...

i just went for as tarcky as possible


http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j204/fadingtune07/Firstupload250.jpg
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 12-18-08, 08:22 PM
Replies: 38,868
Views: 3,795,194
Posted By homEsick
:) i knew what was coming, i originally posted an...

:) i knew what was coming, i originally posted an old cell pic of it in the jacka**ery thread. its the only fixed in my city of 45k and i dont mind having a bit of fun at my own expense

<3
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