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View Poll Results: Do you prefer fixed gear, single speed, or both?

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  • Single speed

    22 22.45%
  • Both

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    Do you prefer fixed gear, single speed, or both?

    Sorry shenny88, but your poll wasn't so hot so I took the liberty of creating a new one. Hopefully it will be better received, as I am also curious about this.

    BTW, I ride both. FG for the snow, SS for everything else (and FG for fun when I feel like it.)
    Last edited by FastJake; 11-17-10 at 04:45 PM.

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    wheres the poll?

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    Should be right above the first post up there ^

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    depends. for street/road riding i prefer fixed or geared. if i'm going to coast why not have gears.

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    As long as there is only one gear, im happy.
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    dude...you can't "no ****" something THAT ****. That's like saying "sometimes I just like to make out with dudes...no ****"

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    Quote Originally Posted by cc700 View Post
    depends. for street/road riding i prefer fixed or geared. if i'm going to coast why not have gears.
    ya i'm with u on this one. My commuter is a SS, but not by choice. Unusable components, so I ripped them off and made it SS.
    skinnytire

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    singlespeeds are for sissies who cant ride fixies and yea i said fixie...and my bike tires match my handlebars.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dev0415 View Post
    singlespeeds are for sissies who cant ride fixies and yea i said fixie...and my bike tires match my handlebars.
    Your a sissy.
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    dude...you can't "no ****" something THAT ****. That's like saying "sometimes I just like to make out with dudes...no ****"

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    I do not understand why someone would ride a single-speed coaster if they had the option of riding a fixed gear bike.

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    Both.

    Have a fixed gear that I really like and my mtb's a singlespeed.
    Strike like an eagle and sacrifice the dove.
    Words and Stuff.

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    Does it count as singlespeed if I ride my road bike and just don't shift?

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    I prefer fixed.

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    I prefer this:


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    i wonder who wrapped his bars

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deshi View Post
    As long as there is only one gear, im happy.
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    Go bike yourself.

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    Oh no! I said single speed by accident. How do I change my answer?! Wah Wah.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Panda Bear View Post
    Oh no! I said single speed by accident. How do I change my answer?! Wah Wah.
    Now you will forever be a sissy.

    HOW CAN YOU LIVE WITH THE SHAME?
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    The banana has spoken.
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    Quote Originally Posted by xavier853 View Post
    i wonder who wrapped his bars
    the squirrel, labor is cheep
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    haha thanks, its cool.
    i was originally looking for a "how many" answer, but a comparison or percentage is much more reflective. I was more worried that it would be a repost

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    Quote Originally Posted by donglecorn View Post
    the squirrel, labor is cheep
    I know, those poor squirrels.


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    Quote Originally Posted by jesusbananas View Post
    now you will forever be a sissy.

    How can you live with the shame?
    nooooo!

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    Both; Road/street/urban riding I go fixed. I own a single speed MTB.
    Two wheels > Two feet

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    I prefer fixed in all but one scenario: riding down massive hills. Just seems like such a waste of energy at that point.

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    I'll coast when i'm dead

    Edit: F it im deleting it
    Last edited by dbwoi; 11-17-10 at 11:36 PM.

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    You need to take that image to photoediting software and resize it.
    Strike like an eagle and sacrifice the dove.
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