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Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-09-08, 01:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,649
Posted By sailstosea
Thanks a bunch! Box Dog's a nice shop, I'll swing...

Thanks a bunch! Box Dog's a nice shop, I'll swing by there after work.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-09-08, 01:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,649
Posted By sailstosea
Riser Bars?

I've been riding with pursuit and drop bars for a while now, but I've seen lots of kids riding around with riser bars. I've given it some thought and I kind of want to pick up a set.

Can anyone...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-21-08, 11:00 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 7,922
Posted By sailstosea
It's a sad day :<

It's a sad day :<
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-21-08, 10:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,113
Posted By sailstosea
bikes get dinged. that's just the way things are...

bikes get dinged. that's just the way things are :3
it's shisty that he put the marks there, but it was bound to happen some day by a rouge rock or another bike
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-21-08, 01:25 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 4,898
Posted By sailstosea
did I miss something? how'd this turn into a...

did I miss something? how'd this turn into a guido thread haha.
as for the "wahhh, I dont wanna look trendy" thing, I've got another "who cares" for ya.

who cares. Bikes are about having fun and...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-21-08, 12:02 AM
Replies: 1,711
Views: 516,589
Posted By sailstosea
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v24/demitrireddi...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v24/demitriredding/l_069705fbad01f8483e8bf46e82f94b50.jpg

Riding in sac the day after I got my Pista :3 These pictures are GREAT! More pictures of people having a...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 08:07 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,616
Posted By sailstosea
oh no no no no NOOOooooo please don't get a...

oh no no no no NOOOooooo

please don't get a small bike. :<
your poor little legs will hate youuu

trying to skid stop on a bike that's too small for you could mean disaster, not to mention...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2,709
Views: 314,531
Posted By sailstosea
mannn japans go it so good for track bikes! haha

mannn japans go it so good for track bikes! haha
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 08:05 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,099
Posted By sailstosea
heyyyy, I was thinking of flipping the stem on...

heyyyy, I was thinking of flipping the stem on mine, but I wanted to know, how's it ride?
The elevated stock stem is kind of high for my taste and I feel it limits my ability to really mash down my...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 08:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,810
Posted By sailstosea
Left Crank Arm Creaking Noise?

Hey, I recently bought a new track bike but my often when I stand up to get some speed, my left crank arm makes a weird creaking sound. Does anyone know what might be causing this?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 07:58 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,612
Posted By sailstosea
Haha I LOVE THOSE SHIRTS. Nice pun :3 ...

Haha I LOVE THOSE SHIRTS. Nice pun :3

Though, I disagree, I think with a classier set of silver deep v's it would hardly look different at all, but give the durability for street use.
I will...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 07:56 PM
Replies: 14,057
Views: 1,366,940
Posted By sailstosea
maybe he has lobster claws? haha, I've seen...

maybe he has lobster claws?

haha, I've seen this bike in SF a couple times. the kid who rides it looks competent enough. Maybe that's just how the kid likes fixies set up?

to each rider his/her...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 07:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,888
Posted By sailstosea
I learned how to skid stop using a 42/17 ratio,...

I learned how to skid stop using a 42/17 ratio, and it's no easier than doing it with a 48/16 ( what i ride now. ) The best advice I've ever given the kids I know who I've taught is just to let go of...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 07:49 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,262
Posted By sailstosea
They are great for city / every day use, but it's...

They are great for city / every day use, but it's true they're kinda heavy. Now we're not talking a very noticeable difference in weight, but more material = more grams.

They're only a little less...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 07:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 14,278
Posted By sailstosea
The Masi fixed is a really nice single speed /...

The Masi fixed is a really nice single speed / fixie with road / track hybrid geometry. It's kinda tight, but has a smooth ride to it. I rode one around the block a few times and it was nice, but...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 07:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,440
Posted By sailstosea
oh my goodness this is CUTE!!!! do you have a...

oh my goodness this is CUTE!!!!
do you have a velospace account? I'd love to friend this bike.
nice work!
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11,184
Views: 2,355,582
Posted By sailstosea
I think the mercier is a pretty saucy bike. My...

I think the mercier is a pretty saucy bike. My buddy shann just got one and he loves it to death.
I went for the Bianchi Pista when it came down to bikes. I'm a sucker for shiney stuff.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 07-20-08, 07:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,587
Posted By sailstosea
Looks clean man :3 bravo! you should look...

Looks clean man :3 bravo!

you should look into some bar tape to save your wrists some strain <3
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