Unicycling FAQs

Everything you wanted to know about unis

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  • Hang on what the hell is a Schlumpf?!!

    A Schlumpf is an internally geared planetary drive hub made by hand by the genius at Schlumpf Innovations. No it doesn't free wheel and yes some unicycles have gears. [singlepic id=57 w=320 h=240 float=] It has a shifting shaft running through th...

  • Why use a disc brake? Why would you need a brake at all?

    Two questions I get asked a lot. Until recently the larger unicycles came with the option of running a hydraulic rim brake, it was attached via a braze-on mount on the upper section of the frame. [singlepic id=52 w=320 h=240 float=] However th...