I also toyed the idea of making her a single speed too. And, why not? So, I shopped around for the parts and found them in 2 bike stores - at Sabak Makati, the spacer and 17t cog; and, at Ross Cartimar, the singleator.
This afternoon, I brought her to Sumo Toys & Bikes in Cartimar for her transformation.
After which, we climbed the Wall to Timberland Heights gate for her initial break-in. I was excited to ride her.
It's after 5 PM when I started the climb; and, the weather was fine. Pedaling SS 29er is a little bit harder than my SS 26er. I was able to complete the climb with 5 stops. Grueling but enjoyable.