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Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-23-14, 07:48 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,626
Posted By DarkSeraphim
I'm a mechanic, bought and built up a Kilo at the...

I'm a mechanic, bought and built up a Kilo at the shop recently. The faceplate bolts completely stripped out after two turns so that was just crappy aluminum the used for the stem. On the other hand...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-06-14, 08:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By DarkSeraphim
It looks like a Genesis single speed. They went...

It looks like a Genesis single speed. They went for about 100 bucks. I saw this a year before the famous McThruster fixies emerged.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 05-13-14, 12:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,665
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Send them an email. If you're indecisive, I've...

Send them an email. If you're indecisive, I've seen the WT in person. It's a beautiful bike. That being said I think the Motobecane is a better option cause of the cantilever brakes and fender/ rack...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 05-04-14, 07:06 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Awesome, is the soma fork better than the one you...

Awesome, is the soma fork better than the one you sell or is it all branding that inflates price?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 05-03-14, 06:33 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Hey Scrod, after getting my kilo tt pro stolen I...

Hey Scrod, after getting my kilo tt pro stolen I purchased another but wanna run a quill set up this time. Any idea how different it would be using a road fork over a track one? You able to get a...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-09-14, 08:12 AM
Replies: 4,305
Views: 178,849
Posted By DarkSeraphim
That's what I thought! Thanks. I'm gonna put the...

That's what I thought! Thanks. I'm gonna put the old set on another bike. Just want to upgrade the main steed :) so the S300 or another suggestion?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-09-14, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4,305
Views: 178,849
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Should I get Sugino Messenger crankset or the...

Should I get Sugino Messenger crankset or the Sram S300? Currently have the stock RD2's that came with the Kilo Pro.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-08-14, 07:22 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
After recently replacing the stock 103 BB on the...

After recently replacing the stock 103 BB on the Kilo with a 107 I feel like my cranks are out super wide. Been thinking about just upgrading to S300's. Is the BB wider than 103? With the external...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 03-05-14, 10:27 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Hey Scrod, what's your thought on the BB17...

Hey Scrod, what's your thought on the BB17 Transfer? I love how it looks and it's a steel frame. Not sure what my options are in good steel frame sets. Not sure if aluminum is the right step up for a...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 11-13-13, 05:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 622
Posted By DarkSeraphim
I just got a pair of Minna DRZ shoes. I wouldn't...

I just got a pair of Minna DRZ shoes. I wouldn't recommend them. I returned them for a refund. They definitely run big and the cleat spot is uncomfortable to walk on. Fashion over function is never...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-21-13, 07:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,318
Posted By DarkSeraphim
I'll be nice and tell you this, give up on not...

I'll be nice and tell you this, give up on not getting it messed up. It's gonna happen. I tried desperately to protect my bike, it still has spots that got scratched or nicked. As a messenger, is...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-11-13, 08:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,064
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Way too many factors to really know solid...

Way too many factors to really know solid pricing. It's gonna be more than a complete bike so take a rough estimate from that. If you shop around for used parts from friends, people or eBay, it'll...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-06-13, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4,305
Views: 178,849
Posted By DarkSeraphim
The stock wheels that come on the TT Pro have...

The stock wheels that come on the TT Pro have held up great for the last 2 years. I should expect the same from the Open Pros correct? With the additional weight loss too?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-06-13, 11:35 AM
Replies: 4,305
Views: 178,849
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Should I get H+Son Sl42 or Mavic Open Pros? FWIW...

Should I get H+Son Sl42 or Mavic Open Pros? FWIW they would both be laced to formula hubs and price difference is only a couple bucks. Going on my TT Pro that is my main commuter.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-30-13, 07:06 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
So I can get my hands on a Dimension Carbon fork...

So I can get my hands on a Dimension Carbon fork for the Kilo for 100 bucks. Should i go for it? Are there other one that you would recommend?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-27-13, 05:59 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Hey Scrod, are there any 1 inch stems that clamp...

Hey Scrod, are there any 1 inch stems that clamp 31.8 bars? If no how secure is it to get one in 1 1/8 and use a shim?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-25-13, 08:33 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Man that's what technology is for....you know to...

Man that's what technology is for....you know to not actually talk but instead waste time typing and waiting for a reply hahaha. In all seriousness though I'll make sure I call next time, completely...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-25-13, 08:24 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
I asked there a couples days ago XD. You haven't...

I asked there a couples days ago XD. You haven't answered there so I thought I would redirect you there. I followed the rules initially.......
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-25-13, 06:48 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Would you be able to get some Soma Hwy 1 bars in...

Would you be able to get some Soma Hwy 1 bars in 26.0, they're not on the site anymore
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-24-13, 07:59 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Hey Scrod, I can't straighten my Kilo TT's fork...

Hey Scrod, I can't straighten my Kilo TT's fork back the straight-blade fork you sell would work without a huge difference in the rake correct? The way it handles I mean
Forum: Single Speed and Fixed Gear Marketplace 06-23-13, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4,206
Views: 161,685
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Hey Scrod, I was doored a couple days ago and my...

Hey Scrod, I was doored a couple days ago and my Soma Hwy 1 bars are done. Would you be able to get me a set in black 26.0?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-16-13, 08:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 945
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Working at the bike shop I've come across way too...

Working at the bike shop I've come across way too many people not tightening things down properly. Don't be ham fisted, but are you tightening those bolts enough? Road vibrations and braking will...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-13-13, 01:09 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Awesome, I was leaning to that side. Any worries...

Awesome, I was leaning to that side. Any worries with the sidewall? I ride single speed. Also for someone who weighs 190 and commutes ALOT in ****ty, pothole infested Cleveland, what would be the...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 06-10-13, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Hey Scrod, what would be the best wheelset...

Hey Scrod, what would be the best wheelset upgrade? Archetypes laced to AC hubs, A23 laced to AC hubs or buy a complete Wabi wheelset?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 05-01-13, 07:48 AM
Replies: 10,954
Views: 776,547
Posted By DarkSeraphim
Hey Scrod, aside from weight difference, Is there...

Hey Scrod, aside from weight difference, Is there any upsides to the Kmc 710 or the SL version. some people say the SL will break quicker by ill be using it for Singlespeed application. FWIW I have...
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