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My new fixed gear scorcher(3 posts)

My new fixed gear scorcherbacoes
Sep 7, 2003 12:25 PM
After reading about scorchers on's webpage, I realized that I had just built up one. Here are some of the specs:

1973 World Voyageur frame
Waterfork touring fork (thank you Bensbikes and Ebay)
Suzue ProMax hubs laced to CXP 21 rims
Early eighties Diamondback BMX cranks (real low Q-factor)
Avid front Vee brake
backwards cruiser handlebar
Brooks Pro saddle with cover

I need to lower the gearing a bit before I take it offroad. I just used what I had laying around, the wife won't let me spend any more on bikes right now.

re: My new fixed gear scorcherPaulNYC
Sep 7, 2003 2:36 PM
Good Job! It's very nice.
Great job............Dave Hickey
Sep 8, 2003 3:22 AM
I really like the fenders and handlebar setup...

Nice build.......