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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 02-16-06, 07:43 PM   #1
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One Hell of A Benefit Ride: No Gears Allowed

One Hell of A Benefit Ride: No Gears Allowed

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Old 02-16-06, 08:06 PM   #2
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Technically I could ride my 20 speed cross bike if all was required that there were no gears because a gear is defined as:

a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion.

next we're gonna be required to have bikes with no breaks.
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Old 02-17-06, 01:57 AM   #3
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it's rad on there to see that they've met the original goal. and now that i have paychecks coming in, i can do my part...wish i could've sooner.
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