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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 11-18-10, 04:15 PM   #1
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Post Your First Fixed Gear

I figured this might be a fun idea, so everyone post a picture of your very first fixed gear bicycle!

Here is mine, a converted Schwinn World Sport
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Old 11-18-10, 04:17 PM   #2
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univega conversion.
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Great thread idea!
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Will be decommissioned after this winter season though
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dude u need that trixie tool its the best tool ever it even comes with a bottle opener ! dude all the messengers reccomended it to me and evr since i got it im basically a mechaninc now and all the bike shops want me.
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Old Le Tour conversion. Long gone.

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dang, scrod beat me to it
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I don't have any pics of my first legit fixed gear bike so that will have to do.
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omg non-drive side gasp!!



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Scrod, you of all people should know that's not a real fixed gear...
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I know, I know...

But I used to do mad skidzzzz on it.
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Damn Scrod, you just have a following of haters lately.
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Had a sweet wreck going down a busy main street during rush hour on this one, tore my face open and bruised my right eyeball. got to spend a month lookin like a zombie. Sidewalks are the enemy.
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I cannot show my affections for the guy without being dickq-like
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Scrod is an it?



My beloved Norco conversion.
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Old 11-18-10, 06:09 PM   #22
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Old 11-18-10, 06:33 PM   #23
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never actually got a picture of my first build it was a grey Motobecane Mirage conversion with blue veeps, sold it to a buddy to build this,



also sold.

Hope this tread goes on for awhile, our embarrassing newb builds are funny. Also kinda endearing.
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Old 11-18-10, 06:49 PM   #24
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Sadly my newb build is my current build , being a broke college student holds me back from making something nice.
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My beloved Norco conversion.
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