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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 01-05-05, 03:54 PM   #1
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Going SS.

Been wanting to make the change for awhile now.
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Old 01-05-05, 04:01 PM   #2
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Your parents must be so proud!

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Question is: are you going SS for the first time, or are you giving up on fixed and swapping your cog for a freewheel?
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To SS for the first time.
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Welcome KonaRider, you will not regret the decision. It's only a matter of time before we all talk you into a fixed gear for the road.
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Old 01-06-05, 09:16 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by KonaRider24
Been wanting to make the change for awhile now.
Do it. Do it. Do it.

Then fix it
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Old 01-06-05, 02:12 PM   #7
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Ahh no chainslap when djing. Its so nice. Nothing to really break. Best move I did on my Transition.
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Why is it "Realm" in your post, and "Relm" on your website?
What's it gonna be?
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Indeed Konarider, got Single speed on my dirt jumping bike, best decision i ever made!
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I just took a cog from a cassette with spacers and used the rear der. as a tensioner. Then I shortened the chain and removed a bunch of parts which now means less to adjust, easier to clean and less to think about on a ride. In the words of the comic book guy " Best decision ever".
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