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    Junior Member sandiego25's Avatar
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    Fixed gear upgrades


    Here is my fixed gear and I am interested into upgrading it. Currently it has forged cranks, a chromoly frame and forks, and just regular deep v wheels. What do you guys have in mind?

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    A smaller frame and a brake?
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    Ya, a smaller frame should definitely be first on the list assuming that seat post is correctly adjusted

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    a correct fitting, and straps
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    It's actually a little higher now but the frame is still too big for me. After a frame what should be next?

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    I already have straps. I only like it on the left pedal.

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    Flip your stem, lower your bars, raise your saddle, save for a new bike.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jared. View Post
    Flip your stem, lower your bars, raise your saddle, save for a new bike.
    I flipped it after the picture was taken and i decided to just save for a new bike or maybe just sell both my bikes.

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    Ride it and upgrade the things that break and the things you don't like. And if you're not going to run a brake, at least use both straps.
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    Quote Originally Posted by seau grateau View Post
    Ride it and upgrade the things that break and the things you don't like. And if you're not going to run a brake, at least use both straps.
    I was also thinking about that and the gear ratio is small enough for me to just use one strap.

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    Foot retention and a frame 2 sizes smaller

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    Quote Originally Posted by sandiego25 View Post
    the gear ratio is small enough for me to just use one strap.
    This doesn't make sense.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dannihilator View Post
    A smaller frame and a brake?
    I have a feeling OP fit his bike with the principle of your feet are able to touch the ground while sitting.

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    2 straps and front brake or no straps, a freewheel and two brakes.

    A smaller frame or having someone help you with your seat height.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Leukybear View Post
    I have a feeling OP fit his bike with the principle of your feet are able to touch the ground while sitting.
    Maybe he brakes by dragging his feet on the ground?? Since there is no other obvious way to stop the bike pictured. lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by UltraManDan View Post
    Maybe he brakes by dragging his feet on the ground?? Since there is no other obvious way to stop the bike pictured. lol
    i have a strap on the left pedal.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sandiego25 View Post
    i have a strap on.


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    Buy More expensive everything ..

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    Quote Originally Posted by T13 View Post
    Haha wtf why did it come out like that lol

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    I don't ride fixed but I would still ride with two straps no matter what gear ratio if I did.
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