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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 12-26-05, 12:18 PM   #1
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My new training bike

everybody's got track bikes to train for their road bikes......

i spent a few hrs at the shop today and i think im going to get this as my new "training bike" for when im not on the track bike...



switiching out the saddle and post for my thompson spost and a new SLR

any objections?
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Old 12-26-05, 12:23 PM   #2
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No, none!
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Old 12-26-05, 12:24 PM   #3
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check out the Cervello Soloist.....theyre some hot rides
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aw, max. why not steel? Jamis and Burley make lovely steel road bikes...
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specialized makes great bikes and at a good price. Check out giants also or felt.
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Old 12-26-05, 12:39 PM   #6
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yeah....hot rides are nice...i need a cheap one : )


so my drops are 36 cm...the horns are 42

this bike comes with 44 and the shop guy says that in real life i am about 43

should i just leave the 44s on for now...or should i have them switched out to 42?
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