Looking for UK distributors of frame and fork building components, having a hard time as all of the local frame builders are roadies, one used to be a real good bmxer but he knows where the money is at, and doesn't deal with things like 990 mounts, etc. ... more »
Added reply in a thread Need ideas for ghetto-DIY seatpost tightening *without* a seatpost-clamp! 12/9/2016 9:15 AM
Added reply in a thread Female Axle too narrow for drop-outs 11/26/2016 1:27 AM
Added reply in a thread this is getting out of hand 11/23/2016 1:29 PM
I'd flatland it no doubt especially with that knurled tube, decade machine.
Added reply in a thread Deluxe PA vs. Terrible One SFA 11/22/2016 10:38 AM
T-1 every time.
Added reply in a thread Alex Kennedy 2.50 tires 11/22/2016 10:33 AM
If you're running them flat then yeah you will get that extra contact from the tyre. Otherwise there is no reason for huge tyres.
Added reply in a thread Alex Kennedy 2.50 tires 11/21/2016 1:44 PM
2.1 GLH mate.
Added reply in a thread Heat Treatment specifications? 11/17/2016 11:08 PM
Honestly, there is no "Standard" for heat treatment, every company has their own specifications for temperature, time at said temperature, quenching, for how long, water temperature, etc. On a sprocket it isnt as neccessary as the thickness alone keeps ... more »
Added reply in a thread Cassette hub problems... 11/17/2016 11:06 PM
ghost pedalling check your ratchet ring, springs and pawls, something isnt engaging properly, as for slow spinning, sounds like the bearings are worn, do they feel grindy when you spin them by hand?
Added reply in a thread Best front hub? (Female axle) 11/13/2016 12:56 PM
G-sport front or Antiguan would serve you well.
Added reply in a thread Skaters... are egos 11/13/2016 12:50 PM
Mine and everyone else in uk and main European countries.
Added reply in a thread Skaters... are egos 11/13/2016 11:32 AM
Nah it's just you, skaters and riders have literally no issue with each other in England or the rest of Europe from my travelling. Just an us vs them mentality you guys have.
Added reply in a thread Frame/Fork components in the UK 11/12/2016 2:08 PM
Nah not really, I just do small projects, repairs and such. Got a cancel man for hub shells too, one offs are around 250 each though so as you can tell its more one off pieces and alterations. Edited because I sound like a stuck up prick.
Added reply in a thread Frame/Fork components in the UK 11/12/2016 9:08 AM
Already in contact with ted James but will look into invictus, thanks for that.
Added reply in a thread Intentionally rusting a frame? 11/11/2016 5:04 PM
Added reply in a thread Frame/Fork components in the UK 11/11/2016 3:46 PM
Tubing is not a problem, plenty of suppliers that are local too as well as some of the top frame builders, sourcing small parts like externally machines BB and head tubes are tougher but I've worked something out and will be getting my stuff from solid. ... more »
Added reply in a thread Build Challenge 11/10/2016 9:07 PM
sounds to me you would make it look expensive and try and flip it on craigslist as a "custom"
Started new thread Frame/Fork components in the UK 11/10/2016 8:56 PM
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Added reply in a thread Voltron v2 or hangover h2 frame 11/7/2016 12:51 PM
Total can eat a bag of dicks imo.
Added reply in a thread older odyssey cranks 11/6/2016 1:16 PM
Yes but warranty the old arm instead, probably get a set of thunderbolts
Added reply in a thread Do you grease your bars 11/3/2016 2:09 PM