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Do you think you'll see many SingleSpeed CX bikes equipped with disc brakes for 2011?

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I'm not sure I'd want to negate the weight benefits of singlespeed by adding disc brakes... Plus, the whole aesthetic of a singlespeed bike is steeped in simplicity. Disc brakes are less simple than cantis or V-brakes for lots of reasons.

I certainly don't plan on making the switch myself.

I enjoy waving my middle finger at "traditionalists," so hell yeah, disc brakes, flat bar, singlespeed!

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It would be amusing to build a "high tech" single speed bike. 

Like this one I raced this season. Definitely not lightweight, but I think we will see a comparable to cantis light disc set up for the CX crowd in the coming years.

 

 

Beardedbiker, That is NOT a cross bike, just a skinny tired 29er.

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