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Added reply in a thread ED Black Frame Paint Finish 6/16/2015 11:14 AM

What you could do if your up to it, you could strip the frame of all its paint( paint stripper and wire brisle brush) finish sand with maybe a 320 sandpaper, etch prime it which is made to go on top of bare metal, then paint whatever color you want then ... more »

Added reply in a thread Fédéral v3 female freecoaster 6/12/2015 11:42 AM

I have the female V3 Fed coaster for over a year now and it's still going strong..I'm not too clean on my grinds either and I try to grind shit you probably shouldn't too..its holding up well tho..the only thing is that it does need to be broken down ... more »

Added reply in a thread Primo Freemix Slack 6/4/2015 1:20 PM

To say remove the thrust bearing Is to be completely ignorant to the fact that they tell you definitively Not to remove the thrust bearing on the newer KHE coasters that have them

Added reply in a thread Painting Issue! 6/4/2015 9:54 AM

That my friend is not orange peel..it is what's called wrinkling..it's when the solvents in the paints are reacting to each other..NOT GOOD!..one scratch or chip and it'll start peeling..you really should strip it now and start all over..you probably ... more »

Added reply in a thread Primo Freemix Slack 6/4/2015 9:40 AM

CorrecT..no slack adjustment and it's about a quarter crank

Added reply in a thread Merritt Option Tires (Update) 5/29/2015 9:13 AM

You can't go wrong there..both classics..I like the flangeless Edwin's myself

Added reply in a thread Best Freecoaster Hub 5/29/2015 7:18 AM

First off the kid said under $200 rimjob..and anyone that rides a coaster knows that one of the coolest things about them is that they Don't make noise! And anyone that needs a sound that tells them when the hub is engaged shouldn't be riding a coaster ... more »

Added reply in a thread Best Freecoaster Hub 5/29/2015 6:02 AM

If you're in the U.S. check cheap goods bmx.com they had the best price on the freemix pro that comes with both hubguards..I got mine for $165 a few months ago..that was the best deal at the time and he had them in every variation you could want

Added reply in a thread Merritt Option Tires (Update) 5/28/2015 10:24 AM

I rode one of them in the back for a long time they're great tires but something's going on over there at Animal and with Scerbo leaving the way he did, it don't look good?? I'd rather spend my $$ somewhere else right now

Added reply in a thread Merritt Option Tires (Update) 5/27/2015 11:10 AM

You're right..of course you could grind just fine with any tire but some will handle better than others and if they're making them to hold up a little better that's great.. Really I don't know if it works or not but Mike Brennan didn't have to get involved ... more »

Added reply in a thread Merritt Option Tires (Update) 5/27/2015 9:30 AM

So I sent Merritt an email with a pic of the tire this morning and a couple hrs later, Mike Brennan himself emailed me back and offered me another tire at half price since a torn tire really isn't a warranty issue, which I didn't think it was anyway. ... more »

Added reply in a thread Merritt Option Tires (Update) 5/27/2015 4:22 AM

Good idea..just sent one with a pic so we'll see what happens..thanks man

Started new thread Merritt Option Tires (Update) 5/26/2015 5:04 PM

Living in Philly 90% of my riding is in the street, so when I see tires that are street specific I like to try them out. When I saw Merritt's new Option tire with "slidewall" technology having a thicker and smoother casing on the wall part of the tire ... more »

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Added reply in a thread KHE Freecoaster Problem 2/11/2015 3:16 PM

Try flipping the washer around

Added reply in a thread 8yo daughter - new bike ideas 2/4/2015 11:03 AM

Check out the cult juvenile. It's a 16" and weighs about 18-19 lbs. I believe it's right there in the $400 range and prob could get 15% off at Danscomp right now. I bought the same one for my daughter. It's just like a real 20 but smaller!

Started new thread Fixed slack freecoasters-larger sprocket=less slack? 2/4/2015 10:59 AM

I've read somewhere that larger sprockets will shorten up the slack on freecoasters with no slack adjustments. Does anyone have any real experience with this? Just got a new freemix and haven't got a chance to ride it yet. Anyone running it got any info ... more »

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sundaybmxRR left a comment 12/14/2014 12:06 AM
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Hey my bad, I don't get comment notifications so I just saw your comment. But if you're still wondering about the wedge cluster thing, it went away on its own. I guess it just needed to wear in or something cause the wedge is only sticking out a very tiny bit which is only noticeable if you're up close looking at it, unlike how it was before where you could easily see it. I never had any issue with it besides my crank bolt coming loose frequently, but some lock-tite fixed that problem & I've been problem-free since
Added a comment to sundaybmxRR's profile 12/4/2014 7:12 AM
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I came across your post about the thunderbolts and the cluster showing. I actually just picked up a set of these and ran into the same thing. I was just wondering if that was ok or did you figure out how to make them seat all the way..how are they holding up? Any info is appreciated thanks man

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