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Charge Bikes Plug 1

Needed a larger volume tire with room for fenders to get me through winter commuting. I sold my 10 year old Singlespeed Purefix commuter/beater and lifted as many components as I could onto this bike straight away.

Frame:
Charge Bikes Plug 1 (Aluminum)

Fork/Headset:
Charge Cantilever Fork (Aluminum)

Crankset/Bottom Bracket:
FSA Vero Track 42T Crankset

Pedals:
Wellgo Platform-style pedals

Drivetrain/Cog/Chainring/Chain:
18T Freewheel

Derailleurs/Shifters:
N/A

Handlebars/Stem:
Unbranded Steel Riserbar and 90mm Stem

Saddle/Seatpost:
Fabric Scoop Sport (Flat)

Brakes:
Tektro Cantilever Mini V's with Tektro Interrupter Levers

Front Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Charge Wheel with Kenda 38C Tanwall Tires

Rear Wheel/Hub/Tire:
Charge Wheel with Kenda 38C Tanwall Tires

Bike History

Click a link below to see past stages of this bike.

  1. Stock
  2. Stage 1
  3. Stage 1.5
  4. Stage 2

Current Stage Info:

Preparing the bike for sale this spring. I sold the Velo Orange Fenders separately and swapped the Charge Scoop saddle onto my new commuter bike.

Added by ichard_ray. Last updated 2 days ago.

As of 2 days ago, ichard_ray has indicated that they no longer own this bike.

4 Comments

metatronic1123

metatronic1123 says:

What size is this? Shoot me a PM!

Posted 22 days ago

ichard_ray

ichard_ray says:

replied! Also, just updated the gallery.

Posted 19 days ago

ianiscaratti

ianiscaratti says:

charge was so hype when freestyle fixies started. Nice build?

Posted over 1 year ago

ichard_ray

ichard_ray says:

Thanks man. Yeah they were really such a cool brand a few years back. I remember importing the Scoop saddle for my first single speed bike back in 2013 before you could get them in Canada. This build is definitely inspired by the Speedvagen Urban Racer though – still much more to do.

Posted about 1 year ago