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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 02-17-08, 08:41 PM   #1
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will a 16 work

I have a current setup ( for off road) 46/18 with some sturdy wheels
I would like to sometimes use some road wheels with a 16---am I likely to be able to use the same setup ?
I have an old road frame with horizontal dropouts(read angled down) and I probably only have about 1/2'' left of rear movement
The is no chain tensioning device
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Old 02-17-08, 08:42 PM   #2
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Old 02-17-08, 08:50 PM   #3
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You run 46/18 off road? Damn.
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