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    IS this bike convertible?

    I have this bike and i dont know if i would be able to convert it into a fixie, or how much it would take to do it. please help












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    night goat. johnnytheboy's Avatar
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    if you mean "throw it in the dumpster" when you say "convert"...then yes.
    it's definitely convertible worthy.
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    dropouts look vertical, so the answer is no without the ENO hub
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    night goat. johnnytheboy's Avatar
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    Or a half link and/or a magic ratio.
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    so i would just have to have the tension just right?

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    you need one of these...http://www.sheldonbrown.com/harris/wheels1.html#559

    I would sell it and buy a fixed. It will probably end up cheaper and you'll be happier.

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    alright, thx guys

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    yeah- sell it for like 100 or so and get a cheapo fixie like the fuji track or something

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    Dion Rides
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    That's a great bike. I had one and upgraded to a full carbon road bike, but rode that bike all over creation.

    Don't convert it - you'd be ruining a great design. If you're set on riding a fixed gear, sell or trade it for what you want.

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