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Started new thread Odyssey Springfield Brake -first impressions- 7/24/2014 11:32 AM

So, I just my Odyssey Springfield brakes(polished finish) in yesterday, and installed them, gotta say, as somebody who spends the majority of his day setting up every kind of bicycle brake systems(linear cable, gyro, to v brake, caliper, and disc, and ... more »

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Added reply in a thread new school vs midschool anything goes 7/24/2014 11:03 AM

if you want a cheapish old school bmx bike, get a mongoose rebel off craigslist, paint it something like white, and orange semi gloss, and put some 2nd hand skyway mags on it, and 4piece chrome bars on it, then get one of those swept back seatposts,

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Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/23/2014 7:16 AM

not sure about that one, Honestly Any chain breaker should be able to do it, but I know the Master chain breaker cant because it has a grove that holds the chain in place. Shadow makes a chain breaker just for the chain if thats what you run

Added reply in a thread headsets sti 7/22/2014 11:02 PM

wait, so I can run an Odyssey G3 upper and lower plate, and the rotor, then eventually switch over to a GTX-S and run a Mechanic STI headset aswell? If so, I'm ordering it tonight!

Added reply in a thread headsets sti 7/22/2014 8:19 PM

outter, I want to try and find a rotor that could fit over it, if possible, If not i might just end up casting one myself.

Added reply in a thread headsets sti 7/22/2014 8:13 PM

you should be able too its the same spec bearings... Say, could you do me a favor, If you have an STI, can you measure the sti for me? the cup diameter specifically.

Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/22/2014 7:30 PM

I have a feeling I know where this is goin..... lmfao.... wowwww....

Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/22/2014 7:22 PM

confused..... but w/e

Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/22/2014 7:16 PM

link?

Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/22/2014 7:11 PM

HAHA yes a torque wrench too if you ever decide to spend 1600 dollars on a carbon fiber bike. I work at a walmart building the bikes, so needless to say I dont need one their

but thats basically everything you'd need for normal bike repair ... more »

Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/22/2014 6:51 PM

this is a toolkit I use at work, will work on just about every kind of bike out their. Adjustable wrench Opened ended Wrenches, 17,15,14,13,12,10,9,8,7,5mm Nutdriver 1/4 drive. 1/4 drive 10mm socket. 1/4 drive 9mm socket 3/8ths drive 15mm,17mm ... more »

Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/22/2014 6:49 PM

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Added reply in a thread weird frame ?? 7/21/2014 8:26 PM

a spanish bb and a standard headtube? sounds like it could be a dk department store bike frame. then again, their's loads of different frames out their. could you post some new pics these arnt showing up for me.

Added reply in a thread Chase Hawk Tires 7/21/2014 7:01 PM

doesn't Chase Hawk Live in Texas with like dust and dirt trails and stuff?

Added reply in a thread my front rim once again-.- 7/21/2014 6:08 PM

bike shop

Added reply in a thread intergrated to clamp? 7/20/2014 11:37 PM

just measure,before you grind. theirs 3 sizes, 1", 1-1/8th, and 1-1/4. As long as your within that Width wise your okay. You can always take an old seat post, and hold it in the tube, then hammer the tube back to round again before you put your clamp ... more »

Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/19/2014 5:26 PM

Added reply in a thread Essential Tools! 7/19/2014 5:15 PM

http://www.parktool.com/product/advanced-mechanic-tool-kit-ak-38 http://www.parktool.com/product/home-mechanic-repair-stand-pcs-9 with a socket wrench 3/8ths drive, a 15mm and 17mm deep well socket, and like a 2" extension, and that is EVERYTHING you ... more »

Added reply in a thread Are cranks not supposed to go on all the way? 7/19/2014 4:42 PM

try taking them off and checking to see if their stripped or something, u can sometimes use like a pick to fix threading. then lightly grease it, it may help you get past any "rough" spots.

Added reply in a thread Etnies vs Vans vs Lotek 7/19/2014 2:58 PM

Osiris I used to have a pair of Converse Cons in navy with a waffle sole and steel toe that were amazing. but I think they were forgotten in a hotel room somewhere between Florida and Virginia.... If found, please pm ;p