As you can see from the links to my other bikes this is the only singlespeed bike I have.
I understand people build singlespeed bikes for many different reasons.
Mine is simple:
Its a beer bike!
If you live around Cambridge you'll probably see it chained to some railings. You don't need gears for biking around town and you certainly don't need gears after a few pints. With this build I can just jump on it and ride home.
See...........a bike for every occasion.
(also, check out my Yeti Arc build. That's my sober bike
_________________DEPARTED (since getting back into biking): '94 Manitou FS
: '96 Kona Hei Hei
: '96 Orange P7
: '99 DeKerf Solitare
: '12 Yeti Arc
: '94 Litespeed Obed : '95 Pace 200 F5 : '96 Kona Sex Three : '96 Kona Cinder Cone : '96 Kona Explosif : '96 Orange P7 : '00 Orange P7 : '02 Rock Lobster Team Ti : '05 Kona 'The King' : '10 Commencal Meta 5.5 : '10 Lapierre Zesty 514 : '11 Jamis Xenith Pro (roadie) : '11 Lapierre X-Control 510 CURRENT:
'11 Specialized Roubaix Expert (roadie) : '11 Merlin Malt 4 : '12 Isaac Proton XC : '14 Cervelo R3 (roadie)