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    if the cruiser has a way to attatch brakes, you...

    if the cruiser has a way to attatch brakes, you can probaly just switch stuff from your mountain bike to the cruiser. if you have to find ways around getting brakes it gets expensive and you might as...
  2. i have no idea of the price, but look up dirty...

    i have no idea of the price, but look up dirty sixer bikes. they use 36" wheels and make bikes for tall people. most of the people they show in their gallery are pro basketball players.

    edit: I...
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    hey, is there still a thing where you can take a...

    hey, is there still a thing where you can take a coaster brake hub apart and add a threaded piece for a spin on freewheel where the clip in sprocket would go? i just remembered having something like...
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    i shoud have added though, if you get yourself...

    i shoud have added though, if you get yourself too upright (especially on the bikes i mentioned) then the seat become more of an issue.

    if you can't lean forward and put some of your weight on...
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    a foot foward bike should do it, especialy with...

    a foot foward bike should do it, especialy with some cruiser handlebars. a stretch cruiser should also.
  6. Thread: retro direct

    by Philphine
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    especially if you do like when you were a kid and...

    especially if you do like when you were a kid and sat on the handlebars, so you'd still be pedaling forward. if anyone saw you you could complain about your dagnabbed walmart bike.
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    probaly hit a flea market or thrift store and get...

    probaly hit a flea market or thrift store and get a cheap bmx bike for less than buying a new crank. if the sprocket's the wrong size just take both apart and swap it out.
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    i like that fork. is it something you made, or is...

    i like that fork. is it something you made, or is it available for sale somewhere?
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    i don't think the sturmey archer's work like the...

    i don't think the sturmey archer's work like the older bendix. have to go back and re-research it for sure, but i think the sturmey's are like an auto 2 speed that shifts up once you're going so...
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    package it up and mail it to yourself?

    package it up and mail it to yourself?
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    curious to see what answers you get. i've never...

    curious to see what answers you get. i've never seen anything like that myself. does your's freewheel, or is it hand brakes along with the coaster brake? the closest i've sen to that, but not with...
  12. i think it's a great idea. next should be a...

    i think it's a great idea. next should be a rascal scooter open carry critical mass.
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    if by chance you have a frame with some...

    if by chance you have a frame with some attatchment points for brakes, you can pick up a used mountain bike and transfer most everything over. the brakes are the sticking point. you could find a hub...
  14. i'm pretty sure i have that same bike. picked it...

    i'm pretty sure i have that same bike. picked it up in a thrift store for about $15. haven't tried to do anything with it, but it will probaly be a cut up project. i figure if at least the springer's...
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    a red bike brought recently has a red chain on...

    a red bike brought recently has a red chain on it, but the one pic i've taken of it doesn't really show it. i don't know what brand it is.

    truthfully, i mean to make some sprocket/gearing changes...
  16. i was hoping io could reuse the spokes. i'm...

    i was hoping io could reuse the spokes. i'm thinking any hub i fnd will have a larger flange dia than the single speed hub on it, so the spokes could be cut down and rethreaded. or is that not...
  17. kinda back to this bike again, from riding it...

    kinda back to this bike again, from riding it around a bit and doing a local fun ride on it. i still want gears.

    i know now it has 12g spokes (found the specs online), and i probaly don't want to...
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    used the coker for the mayors ride

    each memorial and labor day they do a casual mayors bike ride. I always use my stretch cruiser and had it loaded on the truck last night, but I woke up to rain they were at first saying would hold...
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    Sticky: it's no big deal. actually i can get the bike...

    it's no big deal. actually i can get the bike back. the guy who took the most interest in it had to move out of state and left the bike at the co-op. i can take it back anytime, but i'm still kinda...
  20. catch (space) as catch can for me. i keep saying...

    catch (space) as catch can for me. i keep saying i'm going to get rid of some bikes and organise better. i say it every time i bring another bike home.

    i do have a few hanging, not from the...
  21. Thread: bringa

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    that looks really good. i like the tank most. is...

    that looks really good. i like the tank most. is that something you have experience with? how do you make sure of it not leaking?
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    i've been thinging about doing something like...

    i've been thinging about doing something like that. i picked up a cheap mountain bike with disc brakes, and the co-op has an older cruiser they were teasing about thrashing at a local mountain bike...
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    ok, thanks.

    ok, thanks.
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    if you don't mind, what tires are these? and what...

    if you don't mind, what tires are these? and what size are they? thanks.
  25. Thread: B'cause

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    can't argue with reasoning like that. pretty neat.

    can't argue with reasoning like that. pretty neat.
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