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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 08-07-05, 02:22 PM   #1
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check this one out:

circus bike

This is a 1920's Circus Bicycle, to operate it you just move your weight up and down on the seat which in turn drives the rear wheel
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Old 08-07-05, 04:25 PM   #2
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neat find. skidding would be difficult though.
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Old 08-07-05, 04:25 PM   #3
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That seems like a good idea. /sarcasm\
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Old 08-07-05, 04:41 PM   #4
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painful on steep decents.
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Old 08-07-05, 04:54 PM   #5
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REALLY painful going fast on cobblestones though.
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Old 08-07-05, 04:57 PM   #6
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Funny, my uncle had a bike like that. I haven't talked to him in some time. Last I heard he was allluding law enforcement by traveling about and doing shows for children.
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Old 08-07-05, 08:04 PM   #7
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kinda like an ingo bike
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