VWVortex.com - lets see all your fixed gear bikes, finshed or not.
Username or Email Address
Do you already have an account?
Forgot your password?
  • Log in or Sign up

    VWVortex


    Page 5 of 253 FirstFirst 1234567891555105 ... LastLast
    Results 101 to 125 of 6307

    Thread: lets see all your fixed gear bikes, finshed or not.

    1. 12-17-2007 02:51 PM #101
      Quote, originally posted by rotabe »


      Modified by rotabe at 7:18 PM 12-8-2007

      i have that shirt

    2. Member Ultraflux3's Avatar
      Join Date
      Mar 14th, 2003
      Location
      Front Range
      Posts
      1,463
      Vehicles
      90 Corrado 1.8 T
      12-20-2007 08:33 PM #102

      Not the best pic for seeing detail but it's all i got It's a 99' Ganwell Pro with all the fixn's
      Corrado

    3. 12-24-2007 02:50 AM #103
      My old fixxie. Sold it to fund camera equipment. Now on the prowl for a new fixxie.

    4. 12-29-2007 03:42 AM #104








      dirty and banged up cuz i ride it

    5. Senior Member Muffler Bearing's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 4th, 2004
      Location
      94595
      Posts
      20,841
      Vehicles
      54 green with a white roof, 84 also green with a white roof.
      12-29-2007 04:55 AM #105
      mines clean because im anal... and i just finished it last night.

      -j
      A Rabbit is not to be wasted on the tentative or weak. Only the worthy are invited, and then only at your own risk. If you have even a modicum of hesitation, DO NOT buy one of these cars. Instead, leave it for a worthy soul who has already matriculated to the sublime ecstasy of what those in the know refer to as a "MK1"

    6. 01-01-2008 12:31 AM #106
      I've been watching this post for a while now...been meaning to post my beater, finally got around to uploading some photos.
      Nishiki Olympic 12 road frame, powdercoated and all stickered up to look ratty. Mavic rims, Shimano front hub, Old Campagnola non flip flop rear, 52T front, 18T rear, Speedplay X2 pedals, hacked/flipped drop bars, Shimano 105 BB, Sugino cranks.
      I've got so many miles on it, it's not even funny. Eventually I'll build up something nicer, but till then I'll just RIDE IT LIKE I STOLE IT!


    7. 01-01-2008 04:07 PM #107
      Quote, originally posted by Banned wagon »







      dirty and banged up cuz i ride it

      was that wheel set up for disk?

    8. 01-01-2008 04:52 PM #108
      Here is mine

    9. Senior Member Muffler Bearing's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 4th, 2004
      Location
      94595
      Posts
      20,841
      Vehicles
      54 green with a white roof, 84 also green with a white roof.
      01-01-2008 06:12 PM #109
      looks like a disc mtb wheel to me.
      alot of guys also put wider axles on front disc hubs and use them in the rear as fixed hubs with this type of cog.
      -j
      A Rabbit is not to be wasted on the tentative or weak. Only the worthy are invited, and then only at your own risk. If you have even a modicum of hesitation, DO NOT buy one of these cars. Instead, leave it for a worthy soul who has already matriculated to the sublime ecstasy of what those in the know refer to as a "MK1"

    10. 01-02-2008 03:38 PM #110
      i'm considering doing a fixed gear bike with my redline monocog. i think it'd look sick with no break mounts. somehow i know i'd end up doing a rear disk just to be safe







    11. Senior Member Muffler Bearing's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 4th, 2004
      Location
      94595
      Posts
      20,841
      Vehicles
      54 green with a white roof, 84 also green with a white roof.
      01-02-2008 04:50 PM #111
      Quote, originally posted by Cptn. SenseofDirection »
      i'm considering doing a fixed gear bike with my redline monocog. i think it'd look sick with no break mounts. somehow i know i'd end up doing a rear disk just to be safe

      if anything, you would want only a front brake.
      -j
      A Rabbit is not to be wasted on the tentative or weak. Only the worthy are invited, and then only at your own risk. If you have even a modicum of hesitation, DO NOT buy one of these cars. Instead, leave it for a worthy soul who has already matriculated to the sublime ecstasy of what those in the know refer to as a "MK1"

    12. Member
      Join Date
      Oct 15th, 2003
      Location
      Minneapolis
      Posts
      6,661
      Vehicles
      1956 IH S-110 Hot rod, 1973 Morris Mini 1000, 1990 VW Jetta GL
      01-02-2008 05:17 PM #112
      Quote, originally posted by Muffler Bearing »
      wanna link me to the blog?

      -j

      Bwahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha....Only a few people will even understand this.

    13. Senior Member Muffler Bearing's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 4th, 2004
      Location
      94595
      Posts
      20,841
      Vehicles
      54 green with a white roof, 84 also green with a white roof.
      01-02-2008 05:29 PM #113
      Quote, originally posted by beau_layman »
      Bwahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha....Only a few people will even understand this.

      i feel sorry for everyone that understands that one.
      this one, not so much.

      -j
      A Rabbit is not to be wasted on the tentative or weak. Only the worthy are invited, and then only at your own risk. If you have even a modicum of hesitation, DO NOT buy one of these cars. Instead, leave it for a worthy soul who has already matriculated to the sublime ecstasy of what those in the know refer to as a "MK1"

    14. Member xSWINDLERx's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 20th, 2007
      Location
      redmond, or
      Posts
      802
      Vehicles
      65 comet wagon, 90 V8Q, 01 Disco2
      01-02-2008 05:34 PM #114
      Quote, originally posted by Cptn. SenseofDirection »
      i'm considering doing a fixed gear bike with my redline monocog. i think it'd look sick with no break mounts. somehow i know i'd end up doing a rear disk just to be safe






      yea rear brake dosent do all to much on a fixed set up. do a front brake, but i wouldnt do a disk if you were gunna do a brake, i see those as to grabby, you want something that more or less just slows you down when you grab it. not something that will completely lock.

    15. Senior Member Muffler Bearing's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 4th, 2004
      Location
      94595
      Posts
      20,841
      Vehicles
      54 green with a white roof, 84 also green with a white roof.
      01-02-2008 05:53 PM #115
      Quote, originally posted by xSWINDLERx »
      yea rear brake dosent do all to much on a fixed set up. do a front brake, but i wouldnt do a disk if you were gunna do a brake, i see those as to grabby, you want something that more or less just slows you down when you grab it. not something that will completely lock.

      nothin wrong with a disc. modulation is key with any brake.
      a disc up front would look pretty cool. just gonna be hard to find a rigid fork with disc tabs.
      -j
      A Rabbit is not to be wasted on the tentative or weak. Only the worthy are invited, and then only at your own risk. If you have even a modicum of hesitation, DO NOT buy one of these cars. Instead, leave it for a worthy soul who has already matriculated to the sublime ecstasy of what those in the know refer to as a "MK1"

    16. 01-02-2008 08:28 PM #116
      j, would a fixie have more momentum then a ss? same speed, tires, ect.

    17. Senior Member Muffler Bearing's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 4th, 2004
      Location
      94595
      Posts
      20,841
      Vehicles
      54 green with a white roof, 84 also green with a white roof.
      01-02-2008 09:47 PM #117
      well since your legs are a part of the drivetrain, yes... in a way.
      im not sure if i understand your question though...
      some quick reading for you
      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Momentum
      -j


      Modified by Muffler Bearing at 5:48 PM 1-2-2008
      A Rabbit is not to be wasted on the tentative or weak. Only the worthy are invited, and then only at your own risk. If you have even a modicum of hesitation, DO NOT buy one of these cars. Instead, leave it for a worthy soul who has already matriculated to the sublime ecstasy of what those in the know refer to as a "MK1"

    18. Member thescirocco.com's Avatar
      Join Date
      May 15th, 2002
      Location
      Bear, Delaware 19701
      Posts
      7,428
      Vehicles
      1984 Rabbit GTI
      01-02-2008 11:23 PM #118
      Where can I buy one of these disc mounted fixed gears?

      It looks like a really easy way to convert a bike to fixed gear, especially since a rear brake is not recommended.
      Parts blow-out!
      Discount dealer - Peter call/text 3O2.8989.O5O and house phone 302.832.8989
      Facebook: Peter Leif Lindvall, and my back-up email is peterthescirocco@{that gmail.com email extension}.

    19. Senior Member Muffler Bearing's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 4th, 2004
      Location
      94595
      Posts
      20,841
      Vehicles
      54 green with a white roof, 84 also green with a white roof.
      01-03-2008 02:50 PM #119
      http://tomicog.blogspot.com/


      Modified by Muffler Bearing at 10:52 AM 1-3-2008
      A Rabbit is not to be wasted on the tentative or weak. Only the worthy are invited, and then only at your own risk. If you have even a modicum of hesitation, DO NOT buy one of these cars. Instead, leave it for a worthy soul who has already matriculated to the sublime ecstasy of what those in the know refer to as a "MK1"

    20. 01-03-2008 03:49 PM #120
      I got mine from http://www.boonerings.com/cr/cr.html
      Humm titanium




      Modified by Banned wagon at 11:55 AM 1-3-2008

    21. Member
      Join Date
      Dec 29th, 2001
      Location
      Northern California
      Posts
      13,683
      Vehicles
      1998 Jetta VR6, 2010 Audi S-line Avant
      01-03-2008 10:15 PM #121
      my BS bike. bent the fork today :blink:

    22. 01-03-2008 11:17 PM #122
      Quote, originally posted by EuroVR6Mk3 »
      bent the fork today :blink:


      too much humping

    23. Senior Member Muffler Bearing's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 4th, 2004
      Location
      94595
      Posts
      20,841
      Vehicles
      54 green with a white roof, 84 also green with a white roof.
      01-03-2008 11:28 PM #123
      i never understood platforms on a fixed...
      -j
      A Rabbit is not to be wasted on the tentative or weak. Only the worthy are invited, and then only at your own risk. If you have even a modicum of hesitation, DO NOT buy one of these cars. Instead, leave it for a worthy soul who has already matriculated to the sublime ecstasy of what those in the know refer to as a "MK1"

    24. Banned
      Join Date
      Apr 12th, 2006
      Posts
      2,866
      01-03-2008 11:51 PM #124
      same reason for a fixed in the first place, it looks better

    25. 01-03-2008 11:55 PM #125
      Quote, originally posted by Muffler Bearing »
      i never understood platforms on a fixed...
      -j


      just platforms w.o cages. dangerous.

    For advertising information click HERE

    Page 5 of 253 FirstFirst 1234567891555105 ... LastLast

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •