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    good conversion? (sorry)

    i know you guys hate these, but does this look alright to convert to ss/fx? i don't think thats a one piece crank...is it?
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    <[http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/bik/648601172.html]>

    thnx

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    nonononono. apollo = not good. that's $120 more than i paid for one.
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    the guy must have been like holy ****? this kid on a fixie is killin it without engine motors.

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    I wouldn't pay more than $25 for that bike.

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    Sure, why not? One note though, check to see what kind of dropouts it has. Horizontal/semi-horizontal dropouts will make the conversion much easier for you.
    Erwin Schroedinger will kill you like a cat in a box. Maybe.

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    you dont even think its decent as a beater conversion? im talking no more then 200$ into it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ignitewonder View Post
    you dont even think its decent as a beater conversion? im talking no more then 200$ into it?
    Assuming that all you have to do is spin on a cog, redish, and respace, I'm sure it's fine.

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    good - the rear hub is a freewheel hub so you could easily spin on a bmx freewheel/respace/redish.
    good - 3 piece cranks
    bad - $125 is a bit much, but if you can do the conversion for cheap, you're fine
    bad - looks like its been sitting outside so some components might be shot. make sure the bb/headset work fine and the hubs are in decent shape. if not, your budget will be ****ed.

    would be a fun project!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Judge_Posner View Post

    would be a fun project!
    +1 i heart buyin sh*t bikes and makin them all nice and watnot
    haggle that price tho

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