“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” We don’t know if Antoine de Saint-Exupery ever pedaled a fixed gear, but we do like to think he’d understand why some riders just prefer to keep it simple. Roll your own.
WHAT Reynolds 520/725 branded Cr-Mo
tubing on Roll 2 and Roll SE (special
edition); full Cr-Mo frame on Roll 1.
WHY Full Cr-Mo creates a durable frame without
destroying your wallet, and Reynolds
tubing brings down the weight without
sacrificing strength. There’s also equity
and brand-recognition in the Reynolds
name among fixed gear riders.
HOW We start with quality frame tubing,
add custom cast details for form and
function, then test the hell out of the
frame—so we know it can do more,
handle more, and ride smoother.
“Flip/Flop” Rear Hub
WHAT Reversible rear hub with fixed gear on one
side and freewheel thread on the other.
WHY Gives riders more versatility, while keeping
set-up simple. Those not confident riding
fixed gear can still get the look they want.
HOW Wheel comes with a fixed gear cog and
lock-ring on one side and a singlespeed
freewheel on the other. With a simple flip
of the rear wheel, the rider can choose
what way they want to ride.
Deep Dish Wheels
WHAT Deep dish rims with high-flange hubs.
WHY Strong, efficient, and better style points.
HOW Deeper rims and high-flange hubs use
shorter spokes than the typical lowflange/
box rim, which creates a stiffer