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    Still Own A Singlespeed?

    To reduce wear/easier maintenance/less costs, I started to ride a singlespeed 52/16, now about 7 years ago. 2.5 years ago, I also digged the remaining tech, the freewheel, because in winter it frooze and in heavy rain the springs suddenly failed to return the sticky pawls. (=end of riding...
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    Is Single Speed Good For Commute And Long Distance?

    I moved from gears to singlespeed about 10 years ago. End 2015 I moved from singlespeed to fixie. Why? Because I was fed up by the narrow chains, thin sprockets, that weren't able to last 3 months without starting to skip and bicycle stores that let me wait over half a year for repair, so that...