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    iBetHeGotTheGrandPiano
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    coaster brake/fixed gear conversion...

    what are the steps necessary to convert a bike with a rear wheel coaster brake into
    a fixed gear?

    thanks

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    A coaster brake wheel. That's about it.
    I'm not one for fawning over bicycles, but I do believe that our bikes communicate with us, and what this bike is saying is, "You're an idiot." BikeSnobNYC

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    如果你能讀了這個你講中文 genericbikedude's Avatar
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    no, no no, home skillet needs a fixed wheel. then it'll be about it.

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    Bow$$ dustinlikewhat's Avatar
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    a hammer, three egg's, a box of matches, roofing tar, a moldable eraser, a comb, and a box of .223 ammo.

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    and it starts...
    I'm not one for fawning over bicycles, but I do believe that our bikes communicate with us, and what this bike is saying is, "You're an idiot." BikeSnobNYC

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    Heat the roofing tar up and pour it into the hub---instance fixed gear!

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    Yay!11! I has!!!1 ImOnCrank's Avatar
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    forgot the duct tape
    Bloodstains, speed kills, fast bikes, cheap thrills, French girls, fine wine...

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    Bow$$ dustinlikewhat's Avatar
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    duct tape has been replaced with roofing tar.

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    O yea,be sure and rap the tire with duck tape for that cool look---but don't rap the handle bars with it are everyone will laugh at ya.(why does ridding a fixed gear bring out the worst in me?)Honestly,I wasn't like this till I built that fixy.

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