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    show me your surly singleator equipped bike!

    converting an older trek mountain bike to SS for the daily commute, i'm going to use a singleator, show me yours...

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    go back to new jersey.
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    Road [racing] is one of the only sports where adult men can compete in a non-scholastic setting, so inevitably 8/10 racers are fiercely-competitive nobodies. It's fun as hell, but it's also the foremost refuge of defeated and aging jocks, turned middle-management types.

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    I converted a hybrid into my winter ice/snow bike and used a singleator. I'll get a picture tonight.
    Rich

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    I've also used an old derailleur instead of a singleator with good results (effectively making it a "railleur", if you will...)

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    On that poprad you can use 41x17 with a halflink as a magic gear. Just say'n.
    I'm not one for fawning over bicycles, but I do believe that our bikes communicate with us, and what this bike is saying is, "You're an idiot." BikeSnobNYC

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    Senior Member chriskitch's Avatar
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    Sadly, the Poprad is no longer with us...41x17 is a bit too small a gear for the road methinks (i think the poprad in the picture was 38x12 if memory serves)

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    For road it is too low but it's fine for CX. I love my Poprad, it will take something major for me to get rid if it.
    I'm not one for fawning over bicycles, but I do believe that our bikes communicate with us, and what this bike is saying is, "You're an idiot." BikeSnobNYC

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    Recently converted my Trek. I'm changing the cranks and gearing it down very soon. Hopefully I find the right gear so I don't need the singleator.




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    Try this
    http://eehouse.org/fixin/formfmu.php

    Good tool for finding the right gear.
    I'm not one for fawning over bicycles, but I do believe that our bikes communicate with us, and what this bike is saying is, "You're an idiot." BikeSnobNYC

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