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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 09-25-06, 08:12 PM   #1
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135 wheelset

I found this in the cheap hubs thread.
http://shop.greatdealsonbikes.com/me...tegory_Code=TR

Can someone give me some guidance.. I'm new to this, if I get these what else will I need? New Chain or something? I realize tubes and tires of course.

Will generally any hub work with any chain and crankset?

Sorry if I'm really dumb about this stuff...
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Read this and learn:

http://sheldonbrown.com/fixed/index.html
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