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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 12-18-06, 07:48 PM   #1
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fixie on the trainer...?

in base-miles mode right now...keeping the hr around 70% (which basically = riding for 2 hrs @ moderate pace/intensity with no intervals). thoughts on using the fix on the trainer? i don't think it will even fit in the clamps, but was just wondering if anyone is doing this and what yer thoughts were...

thanks...r.
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Old 12-18-06, 07:48 PM   #2
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yes. it will be fine. less expensive drivetrain components to wear out.
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Old 12-18-06, 07:54 PM   #3
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if you take an old freewheel hub with a QR and fix it suicide style, you should have no problems fitting it into the trainer
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