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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 05-20-05, 03:56 PM   #1
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so my gf has an old coaster setup 700c rear, and i've been thinking about slapping it on my old frame.
the problem is, i don't know jacksh!t about coaster brakes. what are the quality vintage ones? what are the quality newer ones? how do they work? anything you've got will be helpful.
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Old 05-20-05, 03:58 PM   #2
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ask jimv, he's the coastie expert.
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i just diverted jimv to this thread from the pics thread, where a coasterbrake discussion was starting. he is the king, i've been told.
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