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700C CREW FGFS COMPLETE

City Grounds just came out the gate with a new FGFS complete bike! It’s been a loooong time since we’ve seen the legendary fixed gear shop participate in the FGFS world, so it’s cool to see them stepping back up. While the geo looks a tad dated, at $399 it still looks like a great option for new people looking to transition into the FGFS world!

SPECS:

Frame: Chromoly Defender 700c Frame, Integrated Headset
Fork: Chromoly Defender 700c Fork
Hubs: Sealed Bearing, high flange Flip-Flop Hub. 16t Freewheel and 16t Track Cog Included
Rims: Double Wall 32mm Rims
Tires: Kenda 700x42c
Stem: BMX 22.2mm
Handlebars: Dirtjumper Style Risers 22.2mm
Grips: BMX Mid Flange
Crankset: 170mm BMX Crankarms, 33t Sprocket, Sealed Bearing Bottom Bracket
Pedals: BMX Platform Pedals
Saddle: Comfort Commuter Saddle
Brakes: Tektro Brake levers, Front and Rear Brake Calilpers

Snag one on the City Grounds website HERE!

FGFS BUYER’S GUIDE 2016

Fewer and fewer FGFS companies have been in existence over the last few years and people don’t know where to get parts. This post is to shine some light on people who don’t know where to turn for new FGFS specific stuff. Share this with the people who keep complaining about broken shit on their bikes.

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SAMTEN BIKES

Chackong, a bike manufacturer out of China, recently dropped a ton of new products via instagram and this shit looks pretty solid for a great price. Not too sure about the geo and specific info about these products, but they look solid and they ship worldwide. Here’s what Samten had to say about their products: “Chackong from China, engaged in the fixed gear bicycle industry five years, we attach importance to cultural development of single-speed bike, and now we have the popular and high quality products to the rest of the world, if interested, contact us at Chackongshop@gmail.com.”

So email chackongshop@gmail.com for inquiries. Prices listed below. More after the jump.

Samten “Navigate” 4 Piece Bars – $30

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Wheel Talk | Interbike Dash

While I was in LV for Interbike I got to see a ton of my really good friends including Matt Reyes. He snapped some really nice photos of the complete Bombtrack 2016 Dash that they had on display at the booth and it was looking really good. More photos here. 

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2016 BOMBTRACK DASH COMPLETE GEOMETRY + SPECS

Wheel Talk posted up these full res photos from the Bombtrack Catalogue showcasing all the new 2016 line of bikes. Looking too good! They’ll be available soon, stay posted for more. Specs and Geometry below.

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FRAME: 4130
FORK: Full 4130 Cromo
HANDLEBAR: 4130 Cromo, Butted, Heat-treated
STEM: 50mm Pro Salt Top-load
HEADSET: Salt Sealed
CRANKSET: BT Bikes 3 Piece, 48 Spline
REAR DRIVER: 10t Fixed Driver
CHAIN: Salt Plus Halflink
BB: BT Bikes 19mm Mid-BB
RIMS: BT Bikes, FR32, Double Wall, 36h
TIRES: 2.3″ BT Bikes Helix V2
BRAKES: Salt Plus
SEAT: BT Bikes, Pivotal, Fat Padded
SEATPOST: BT Bikes, 620 Micro-adjust
SIZE: 22.75″ Top Tube

GEO:

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