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Vital BMX member nola_ridaz34
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Posts: 33

Joined: 5/7/2014

Location: New Orleans, LA USA

8/20/2014 2:49 PM

I've decided to try out a fc since everyone is riding them and it seems like it would be fun to mess around with halfcabs off of stuff and fakie grind etc. So what's a decent one thats durable because I read that the demolition one (cheapest I could find) breaks easily so I'm looking at a primo freemix but I want opinions. And a complete wheel would be preferred but I work at a bike shop so lacing it wouldn't be a problem (I'm just lazy)

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Mychaylo

Vital BMX member Mychaylo
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Posts: 992

Joined: 10/21/2013

Location: GBR

8/20/2014 2:57 PM

Freecoater thread #3146 to your collection point please.

My federal v2 lastest ages.

Silentman_Man

Vital BMX member Silentman_Man
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Posts: 288

Joined: 6/7/2012

Location: Victorville, CA USA

8/20/2014 3:00 PM

there are like a billion best freecoaster threads but id suggest the primo freemix since my friends been riding his for going on 4 months without grease and i just bought one myself or the federal v3 for adjustable slack and so many pros that dont even ride for federal ride it

tomdon

Vital BMX member tomdon
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Posts: 5729

Joined: 2/29/2012

Location: NY, USA

8/20/2014 3:04 PM
Edited Date/Time: 8/20/2014 3:06 PM

aside from ezra,salt,eclat,and cult all use the same internals with a different shell or axle configuration

I'm on the vital legit list!

MidWestBMX

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Posts: 931

Joined: 6/28/2014

Location: Cornland, NE USA

8/20/2014 4:13 PM

Best freecoaster is a cassette

I ride to stay on two wheels and have fun!
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bmxsteve99

Vital BMX member bmxsteve99
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Posts: 3838

Joined: 4/14/2013

Location: Goleta, CA USA

8/20/2014 4:35 PM

MidWestBMX wrote:

Best freecoaster is a cassette

stop talking out of your ass
its called preferences, and everyone has them

refs: hookjrclc, hardbmxtim, hatchmoses for sale and trade, kymike for sale and trade, blizzbikes for trade, and some other dude i cant remember his username, vrsapat956, colonydirt94, mario.villegas90, wolfen
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bmxsteve99

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Posts: 3838

Joined: 4/14/2013

Location: Goleta, CA USA

8/20/2014 4:37 PM

freemix looks good, picking it up myself this week, the cult is supposedly good, but axle breakages have been reported, my ezra was good but its got so little slack
honestly get any khe design and it SHOULD be fine if you arent sean burns and you grease it every month or two

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sundaybmxRR

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Location: Hanover, PA USA

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8/20/2014 4:45 PM
Edited Date/Time: 8/20/2014 4:45 PM

MidWestBMX wrote:

Best freecoaster is a cassette

Actually no because a cassette does not allow you to roll backwards without backpedaling and therefore would be a horrible freecoaster.





There's this thing called preference, as steve has said.

dave lawrence

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8/20/2014 7:01 PM

MidWestBMX wrote:

Best freecoaster is a cassette

I don't think you know what a freecoaster is...


I am sick and tired of the "cliques" that this sport has recently developed. We should embrace the fact that we all ride a little kids bike, and not worry about the small details. When you take riding in its most basic form, we are all the same.