Thomas_Kerrigan's Forum Activity
Reply to Flybikes....good, bad? please shed some light 8/18/2014 7:42 PM
Based of my experience with fly's aftermarket parts, im gunna say more than likley it will snap like a twig.
Reply to I've mastered bmx 8/15/2014 9:07 PM
This made me lol so hard.. Im not sure why.
Reply to Am i just stupid? 7/31/2014 9:14 PM
Reply to Am i just stupid? 7/31/2014 3:14 PM
If you can find the cablestop you can use a hose clamp, it wont look pretty, but it will work.
Reply to Whats the worst part you've ridden? 7/31/2014 12:50 PM
Demolition momentum tire- Bought it brand new when they first came out and after having it for a week the bead ripped off the rest of the tire, it was only at 70 psi and i wasent even riding when it happened. Fly v3 cranks- bought them brand new and ... more »
Reply to Vital edit v2? 7/29/2014 12:56 PM
My knee is pretty fucked atm.. But im pretty sure i have some clips on a hard-drive somewhere that i could submit.
Reply to What can't you stand? 7/29/2014 12:47 PM
I feel you man, i don't have much experience with big bars and front-loads. I should have mentioned that all my friends run top-loads and a shit ton of spacers. lol
Reply to The Best and Worse of Big box, a Newbies reference for a starter bike. 7/29/2014 12:35 PM
Presonally i think this is a very smart thread.. My guess is that it will help alot of people starting out, especially young kids who cant convince thier parents to buy the bike from a bike shop, and dont know how to tell a good bike form a shit one. ... more »
Reply to What can't you stand? 7/29/2014 12:22 PM
I cant stand riding a bike with bars over 8.5.. Whenever i go to spin i nosedive like a mofo and eat shit, even at low speeds. Tbh at this point i cant really ride bikes with cassettes any more either.
Reply to Lf: fly Dylan mounts/guides/hardware 7/28/2014 10:10 PM
text me 773-709-2064
Reply to new school vs midschool anything goes 7/24/2014 12:04 PM
Idk if i would call most of todays frames complete shit (granted there are a few brands putting out terrible products).. But i do gotta say that modern frame design makes for some really boring looking frames.
Reply to new school vs midschool anything goes 7/24/2014 9:45 AM
I love mid-school stuff but that may be because i have a different appriciarion for bmx than some people on this foum. My first forte into bmx was building old school bmx bikes. Tbh i hated most of the tech on oldschool (threaded headset, one piece cranks, ... more »
Reply to What brand bmx frame is this? 7/23/2014 7:42 PM
Maybe its just the pics but to me the rear end looks bent.
Reply to Lf: fly Dylan mounts/guides/hardware 7/21/2014 3:01 PM
Reply to good things come in fours 7/19/2014 3:17 PM
Sick bike man.. I would ride that thing in a heartbeat! You set your bike up exactly how i would set mine up with the 4 piece bars, freecoaster, 4 pegs ect. How are those bars btw? I think i may get a pair if i ever get tired of my bobs or they give ... more »
Reply to whats your gear ratio 7/18/2014 4:17 PM
28/9 for life! I've never even run a 25/9.. i started with a 28/10 blew out the 10t hub so i got a 9t hub and never looked back.
Reply to Cult Butter Pegs 7/17/2014 3:20 PM
i do rotate them a lot, but i havent grinded any holes through any of my pleg 2s yet. ive been on 2 of my 3 pleg 2s sence last october and i grind quite a bit. On the other hand i managed to shatter a brand new cult butter sleeve in roughly 45 mins.
Reply to Volume deathwish bike check. (Updated) 7/17/2014 7:40 AM
I gotta say the hardest for me was lacing the wheels. Its not really that hard, im just really slow at it lol. Also installing my thunderbolts for the first time was somewhat confusing because i hadn't ever delt with odyssey cranks before that, but overall ... more »
Reply to VENTING. 7/15/2014 9:19 PM
I'm gunna be that guy and say beat the shit out of him. It will probably have a lot of negative reprocutions, but hey, you alraedy seem like your going to do it and there is a chance it will make you feel better.
Reply to Indoor skatepark 7/15/2014 2:19 PM
if i where getting a house, i would make sure to get one with a big basement that has high ceilings and an open floor plan. Then proceed to build the worlds best basement skatepark! im not trying to be a dick.. but fuck ripping out walls where im going ... more »