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    Junior Member Hawaii Jake's Avatar
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    Good frame for a fixie?


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    It's not an amazing frame but it look like it has horizontal drops(hard to tell check them before you buy) and so will work. I have no clue what prices are like in HI but $200 would be absurd for that on the mainland.

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    Does the frame fit you?

    Dropouts are key. Heres pics from sheldonbrown.com:

    GOOD DROPOUTS




    BAD DROPOUTS


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    i would put the last "good" dropout in the bad dropout section, because stamped dropouts are indictive of shoddy craftsmanship

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    Stamped dropouts aren't always bad. They are a sign of a low end frame, but if you're looking for cheap, they will work. Judging by the stem shifters and horizontal brake levers, I would guess the bike is kinda low end. But if it fits you and is cheap, it might not be too bad. It will probably be pretty heavy.
    I'd rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy.

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