Angry Builds: Parker’s Single-Speed Salsa Beargrease

Sometimes you just want to build rad bikes.

In Minnesota, every neighborhood has a hockey rink.  It was just too pretty of a background to not take advantage of.

In Minnesota, every neighborhood has a hockey rink. It was just too pretty of a background to not take advantage of.

We know that this should be "drive-side-up"...but screw it!  LOOK AT THOSE COLORS!

We know that this should be “drive-side-up”…but screw it! LOOK AT THOSE COLORS!

Whisky NO. 7 rims laced to Industry Nines, and a pair of original 45NRTH Escalator tires.  You cant go wrong.  45NRTH, bring back the 180tpi!  The masses will thank you.

Whisky NO. 7 rims laced to Industry Nines, and a pair of original 45NRTH Escalator tires. You cant go wrong. 45NRTH, bring back the 180tpi! The masses will thank you.

Because purple and turquoise.

Because purple and turquoise.

Dear Thomson, thank you for making a dropper post. Thank you. thankyouthankyouthankyou.

Battle station.

Battle station.

No tensioner.  Just a lot of time playing with different cogs, chainrings, new chains, and old chains.

No tensioner. Just a lot of time playing with different cogs, chainrings, new chains, and old chains.

beargrease2

beargrease1

A big thanks to Salsa, Industry Nine, Race Face, Hope Tech., Thomson, 45NRTH, Whisky Parts Co. and Wolftooth for helping this build come together.

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