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2022 Post your Single Speed and Fixed Gear Thread

Old 02-19-22, 06:35 PM
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2022 Post your Single Speed and Fixed Gear Thread

Is it not past time?

Too much?









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Project Mayhem in single speed form.
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Was just wondering when this thread was happening. Can't wait for the snow to melt and the roads to be salt/sand free....

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Errand bike.
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Project Mayhem in single speed form.
doooooope ,would ride
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Errand bike.
That is a funky color at least the way the light is hitting it the more I look at it the more i like it!
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Old 02-22-22, 05:30 AM
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I'll see your 2005 Pista Concept, and raise you my 2006 Pista Concept:

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Raise me? Sir, I'll have you know that if indeed your bike is as it looks to be ( 49cm ) than my 51 has a full 2mm more in effective top tube lenghth.... and I would be loathe to trade my '100%chick designed' decal



for your 'no brakes!'

I do approve of your color choice though;-)
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doooooope ,would ride
You should see the first iteration of it....
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.... and I would be loathe to trade my '100% chick designed' decal for your 'no brakes!'
Except, mine also has the "100% Chick Designed" decal, but it's located underneath the bottom of the downtube where you don't see it in the photo.

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Sneaky...
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New rack and bars.



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With gas prices at an all-time high, it's time to get practical with our single speeds.


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Another practical single speed:


2013 Windsor Clockwork
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And another:


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Early 1980's French Mercier Model 100 (Rally Sport) single speed conversion:


Early 1980s French Mercier Model 100 (Rally Sport) with Velomine wheelset.
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2011 Soma Rush with Wabi wheelset.
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2014 Soma rush with Velo Orange wheelset.

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