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I'm looking at getting my first fixie. Im just unsure what i should be looking for in terms of price/brand etc. Any advice would be appreciated
   
May 7, 2015 09:02 AM
What's your budget, what will it be used for, etc look around this isn't the first thread like this
   
May 7, 2015 04:10 PM
ridingfixed
From: East Bay, California
356 posts
3 bikes
Kilo TT.
   
May 7, 2015 05:05 PM
riceboy
From: SF Bay Area, CA
342 posts
12 bikes
^ +1
   
May 7, 2015 05:20 PM
GeorgeWashingtonMobsDeep
From: Portland, Oregon.
316 posts
29 bikes
Kilo squuuaaaaad
   
May 7, 2015 11:12 PM
GromCake
From: Portland, OR, United States
209 posts
11 bikes
looking to spend around £250. Will be using it daily getting to work etc, then just cruising with mates. Been looking on Bricklanebikes.co.uk but not sure if they'd be suited. sound though I'll check kilo out
   
May 8, 2015 05:57 PM
£250 is a small amount of money to spend on a bike. I recommend finding a used bike that's already built. Be sure it has a front brake and foot retention (straps and toeclips). You might be able to pick up a used Kilo TT for that much.
   
May 8, 2015 07:27 PM
mingoia
From: San Francisco
15 posts
2 bikes
id say a Kilo TT or a Windsor the Hour and upgrade parts to your liking
   
May 8, 2015 07:45 PM
Pcola
From: Pensacola,Fl.
68 posts
4 bikes
well kilo TT is sounding like the most popular haha. ill have a look around for a used one of them, thanks a lot
   
May 9, 2015 05:47 PM
A used NJS frame from NJS Export.. Do it
   
May 18, 2015 04:55 PM
LuigyFyxd
From: Miami, FL
59 posts
1 bike
Find something used locally. And buy complete. A decent lugged track frame with beater components should do you justice. Then swap out parts, take offs. I'm SF I found a complete bareknuckle for 320$. Just an example
   
May 19, 2015 12:11 AM
jas111
From: Brooklyn, NY
33 posts
6 bikes

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