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Reply to Getting into cars... 9/5/2016 1:58 PM

Anyways, it's been 3+ months with the full catback exhaust and I've gotta say, it was a weird battle. Without silencers, it was really nice sounding, except it was way too loud with a lot of droning and I felt like it gave me somewhat crappier gas mileage. ... more »

Reply to Bests session you ever had 7/28/2016 7:53 PM

Considering my hesitant nature, pretty much any session I don't each major shit on, I'll consider that at least a decent or okay riding session.

Reply to Getting into cars... 7/28/2016 7:51 PM

Lol, that's literally me. I know it's rice, but it's all I had. I installed the silencers yesterday and it's much quieter and drones way less, but sounds like dual coffee cans. There's only like 4-5 legit catback exhaust systems made for my car, and ... more »

New thread Getting into cars... 7/16/2016 8:53 PM

As the title says. I've been lacking the motivation to ride as often as I did during the beginning of this year and all of last year. Usually, I'd at least keep my bike in decent condition and maintain it, but nowadays, I just pick it up and if it rolls ... more »

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Reply to Mixed opinions on coaster greasing? 6/27/2016 9:50 PM

I think lithium grease is too thin, if we're speaking about like that white lithium stuff. Get some thick stuff. It'll be real nice once it breaks in. You just won't be able to do crankflips. haha My only problem that I hate.

New thread Accidentally engaging freecoaster going backwards 4/26/2016 10:05 PM

As the title states, I accidentally engaged my freecoaster hub going backwards down a 4 set. Needless to say, I was not expecting to be thrown off the bike and I thought my feet kept slipping off my pedals at first. I ride a Primo Freemix and the slack ... more »

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New thread Fractured elbow.. 4/20/2016 9:03 PM

So yeah, I hit a 5 set rail today with a huge drop at the end and nose dived off and basically almost faceplanted. I ended up going under the bike and somehow landing mostly onto my left elbow. I have a small gash, but my elbow does not feel right. I ... more »

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New thread First Day on A Freecoaster Hub 4/10/2016 10:41 PM

So I ended up getting a complete Primo Freemix wheel and for the most part, it seems to be pretty damn reliable. About a tiny bit less than a quarter crank of slack and non-adjust slack keeps the hub pretty simple. Internals look like they didn't need ... more »

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New thread Primo Freemix? 4/3/2016 9:25 PM

Seeing that at least 85% of online bike edits are now people with freecoasters, I was kinda sold on getting a freecoaster. It's just that I've never owned one personally or never ridden one seriously for over half a day. The maintenance and internals ... more »

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New thread Running shorter spokes was a bad idea.... 2/13/2016 10:21 PM

As the title says, I didn't have any proper-sized spokes and had to end up running a set that had a few shorter spokes. I was surprised my wheel setup even lasted for a good half a year. I went to practice feeble hard 3's and under-rotated a and landed ... more »

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New thread Anyone have a Gsport Ratchet hub guard? 8/30/2015 8:09 PM

As the title says. I want one in good condition, no care for color. I'll pay $25 shipped max if it's brand new.

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New thread Still got a puncture flat somehow... 8/30/2015 7:57 PM

As the title says. I always ran a flat liner and 2 rimstrips on each of my wheels that I have. As time went on, the one tire liner didn't prove to be enough, so I ran 2, and I still got puncture from thorns. It's absolutely ridiculous. For my tire liners, ... more »

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New thread JCPC's are hurting my feet. 8/17/2015 11:46 PM

As the title states, I have some Odyssey JCPC's that I just started running about a week ago, and I've noticed that they make my feet hurt after a good half hour of riding. I have never ridden metal pedals before, and I've had some plastic pedals go ... more »

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New thread The Ride V8 6/5/2015 10:25 AM

So yeah, it's been a long time since my last bike check and I've changed up my setup somewhat. Mainly got a new frame that I had to touch up on. I got impatient and kinda messed with the clearcoat, but that's what happens when impatience kills.. Anyways,

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New thread Painting Issue! 6/3/2015 12:29 PM

So I got an S&M BTM frame the other day and it was trans brown but chipped and scratched all over, so I roughened up the frame with some steel wool and sand paper, leaving the original paint still intact. I put exactly 3-4 coats of black Rustoleum ... more »

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New thread Headset issues. 3/3/2015 1:07 AM

Ever since about half a year ago, my top bearing race started seizing up. Usually, I'd be able to slip it off and on quite easily. I started having to hammer out my forks and doing that, I feel that the bearing does take some unnecessary force. I actually ... more »

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New thread LF: Tan wall tires, 2.25+, 100+ PSI 2/18/2015 11:04 PM

What the title says, preferably in good condition. I'd like 2.2 or 2.4 Odyssey Chase Hawk's. Anything else works as long as there's no horrifying stretch marks. I would also really prefer a matching set. The size can be mix-matched though.

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New thread Sprocket Alignment Trouble 2/8/2015 12:10 AM

Ever since I went to LHD on my two-piece cranks (majority of two-piece cranks are built fixed on the RHD side), my sprocket can never be installed 100% aligned. My method of installation involved leaving the sprocket bolt partially loose as I tighten ... more »

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New thread Sprocket Alignment Trouble 2/8/2015 12:00 AM

So ever since I started running LHD with my two-piece cranks (fixed on RHD side), my sprocket will never line up 100% no matter what I try. I've tried leaving the sprocket bolt loose, then tightening the crank arm down first, then the sprocket which ... more »

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New thread LF: Drive-side Hub Guard 1/25/2015 9:22 PM

Anything will work, good condition, etc. I would really love the Daily Grind ones if anyone has one for sale.

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