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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 11-05-09, 12:34 AM   #1
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just curious

what are those black electric tape looking patches i see towards the front of top tubes? i can only think they're used as some kind of grip for the pants when leaning way forward on skids.
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Old 11-05-09, 12:41 AM   #2
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protects drop bars from denting the frame when the fork rotates /thread
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Old 11-05-09, 12:48 AM   #3
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protects drop bars from denting the frame when the fork rotates /thread
truth^^


Lol at the "grip For nuts to stem comment"
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Old 11-05-09, 01:06 AM   #4
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ahh..makes sense! much more sense than nuts to stem grip thought.
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Old 11-05-09, 02:14 AM   #5
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what are those black electric tape looking patches i see towards the front of top tubes? i can only think they're used as some kind of grip for the pants when leaning way forward on skids.
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Old 11-05-09, 04:03 AM   #6
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they're used as some kind of grip for the pants
they're used as some kind of grip for the pants
they're used as some kind of grip for the pants
they're used as some kind of grip for the pants
they're used as some kind of grip for the pants
they're used as some kind of grip for the pants
they're used as some kind of grip for the pants

I just want it over and over!!
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Old 11-05-09, 06:15 AM   #8
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it to prevent this

in case you need a visual
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Old 11-05-09, 06:19 AM   #9
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Damn I gotta get some tape on my bike quick! I hate it when I don't even realize I'm uncool and out of the style loop.
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Old 11-05-09, 08:44 AM   #10
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i just use it to cover up the fugly kilo tt logo.
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Old 11-05-09, 10:08 AM   #11
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what are those black electric tape looking patches i see towards the front of top tubes? I can only think they're used as some kind of grip for the pants when leaning way forward on skids.
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Old 11-05-09, 11:16 AM   #12
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Old 11-05-09, 11:21 AM   #13
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My nuts are always sliding all over the place when I skid. Need some grip. For my nuts.
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Old 11-05-09, 11:25 AM   #14
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My nuts are always sliding all over the place when I skid. Need some grip. For my nuts.
stop shaving them
hair increases friction
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Old 11-05-09, 11:41 AM   #15
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Old 11-05-09, 01:27 PM   #16
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Old 11-05-09, 01:54 PM   #17
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hair decreases friction and chaffing, that's why we have pubic hair and armpit hair
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My nuts are always sliding all over the place when I skid. Need some grip. For my nuts.
EVEN BETTER! LOL

I just get up every morning, and glue skateboard griptape to them.
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Old 11-05-09, 02:53 PM   #19
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I'm going to start wrapping leftover bartape to the part of the top tube where my nuts would go when leaning way far forward on skids. They need the grip.
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Old 11-06-09, 03:41 PM   #20
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my nutz allways gotz grip........ by girlz


Almost as stupid as this thread!
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