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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 06-02-04, 12:03 PM   #1
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too bad my legs won't stretch anymore
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Old 06-02-04, 12:24 PM   #2
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Those bars seem to be a waste on those that frame.

165: We could also tape blocks on your feet.
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Old 06-02-04, 12:31 PM   #3
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just like in "O Brother, where art thou?" R-u-n-n-o-f-t...friggin Hogwallops
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Old 06-02-04, 12:36 PM   #4
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What you need are Frankenstein playforms: http://images.google.com/images?q=fr...ff&sa=N&tab=wi
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What you need are Frankenstein playforms: http://images.google.com/images?q=fr...ff&sa=N&tab=wi
If you get those, you can borrow my belt for a pedal strap. As an extra bonus...it's leather.
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Old 06-02-04, 12:53 PM   #6
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too bad my legs won't stretch anymore
GANBATTARA you'll be able to stretch.
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hellno...no one in here could handle a bike like that. Skill-less morons
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Old 06-02-04, 05:47 PM   #8
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I realised one of my frames was 65cm c-c seat tube the other week. It doesn't look outrageously bigger than my other 63cm c-t frames though as I think the BB is lower and the top tube is slightly sloping down, nowhere near as much as that KHS though. It's a fun looking frame though sadly I can't buy any more bike things for a while
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Old 06-02-04, 06:08 PM   #9
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i keep staring and want to click. stare. cl---iii... cant do it. good thing i already bought my plane ticket to germany or else i might own a second orange bike.
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Old 06-02-04, 09:01 PM   #10
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that bike is f-f-f-fffffugly.

i'm as much a fan of the sherbert orange KHSes as the next guy, but holy god, stretched out like that it's just heinous.

mmm....wrenchtroll....
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Old 06-02-04, 10:49 PM   #11
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lower the setpost, change the bars and its hott.
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lower the setpost, change the bars and its hott.
agreed, to a point. it's still waaay too tall for that headtube.
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Old 06-03-04, 06:23 AM   #13
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Man, that is sweet...dang, I have a 35" inseam, too, so size isn't a problem...quite the conundrum. What is that formula for how many bikes a cyclist should have? Think it goes something like "the correct number if bikes equals "X" + 1 where "X" equals the number of bikes presently owned"
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What is that formula for how many bikes a cyclist should have?
My present thinking is this: Since I know a lot of people with 27 speed bikes then I'm well within my rights to have 27 speeds as well. Even if that means that I have 27 one speed bikes. My wife gives me a funny look and hides the credit card when ever I say that, I wonder why?
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My present thinking is this: Since I know a lot of people with 27 speed bikes then I'm well within my rights to have 27 speeds as well. Even if that means that I have 27 one speed bikes. My wife gives me a funny look and hides the credit card when ever I say that, I wonder why?
The only formula I know of is that you think you have enough, and then you see........
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I've been giving some thought to saving up and buying something really nice but I already have 3 bicycles in my apartment. Where will it end?
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I don't think it does.
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nope. it doesn't. i have five complete bikes right now, one project frame that i've been sitting on for the last few months, and i'm considering getting yet another bike at the end of this summer or beginning of next summer.
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