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Fixed Gear and Steampunk

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011

If you are not into bikes then this is your chance to learn more about it. Who knows, this article might change your views and you will decide to own one someday. 

 The world has witnessed a lot of development not in technology but at the same time in transportation. But that never means that those things that we cherish before will be taken for granted today. There are still lots of things that can amaze you whenever you see one. Just like in the mode of transportation, during the Victorian era the steampunk is very popular. That is the reason why today, people incorporate fresher and bolder ideas on the steampunk to create a more modern look. You will be surprised to see unique steampunk bike of different styles and with cool features.      

 On the other hand, just like a steampunk, you can also customize a fixed gear bike. You can use colourful accessories and exciting parts to meet your standard. You can use bike lights, attach bells and horns. You can also use different colours to match your personality and mood. Just remember to have fun and do not limit yourself with the usual style. In addition, you may want a custom cut tires, custom frame, custom handlebars, and cute stickers. It can be a real challenge to design a fixed gear bike, but just like in building a steampunk you will surely enjoy the experience. However, you may need to spend more money in customizing a steampunk than a fixed gear bike.