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http://www.mtbr.com/ssfaqcrx.aspx#ssConversionsHowTohttp://www.sheldonbrown.com/singlespeed.htmlThe main issue for a frame with vertical dropout will be how the chain tightening can be achieved, either by a chain tensioner or an eccentric bottom bracket. IMO cheapest way to start with will be to buy a conversion kit similar to below. I did this on my Specilized Rockhopper and it worked fine just make sure the chain line is straight otherwise the chain will "jump".I also reused the old rear derailleur as a chain tensioner but took it off coz it looks ugly.Example of a single speed conversion kit http://www.performancebike.com/shop/Profile.cfm?SKU=23062&item=50-6550&slitrk=search&slisearch=true
...If you set up your SS 32 X 15 on a 26, you measure the chain so its tight. then lace up the rear cog, put the chain on the front ring, push it forward till it pops on. No chain tensioner no eno. Cheapest way to do it and I have done it on both 26 and 29ers.