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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 02-17-06, 04:34 PM   #1
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Lug Shot O' the Day

So in my own effort to keep Don's ball rolling, let me present my own personal fav: Hetchins



Like Hetchins needs an introduction.. but this was a 6-day racer built up in 1938. Handbuilt in England, their lugwork (everything the company put out) is top notch beautiful... Don, what would a bike with lugs like this cost these days?

(also check out the ability to support front paniers )
(also.. this is from a current eBay aucion - too small for me or I'd be out-sniping all of you)
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Old 02-17-06, 04:46 PM   #2
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I need a sugar momma

its my size but im too poor
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Old 02-17-06, 05:15 PM   #3
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ah yess... nothing like the "mindless repost because the ebay thread is locked"

what can you do?
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I believe the only answer is sepukku.
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Old 02-17-06, 07:40 PM   #5
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Great looking bike!
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