Shadow Conspiracy Torrid Cranks Cranks (discontinued)

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    “Shadows v2”

    The Good:

    Strong Good structure

    The Bad:

    Can't find any spindles to ride them anymore

    Overall Review:

    Hard as hell to set up but they're strong

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    Vital BMX member DionvRider
    89502 DionvRider http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/89502/avatar/c50_45899_555891161088880_2037577548_n.jpg?1367032684 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/DionvRider,89502/all 01/15/12 1 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/DionvRider,89502/setup 10 61 2 1 1

    “Good so far”

    The Good:

    Light weight and so far durable

    The Bad:

    Nothing so far besides having to put on a few more spacers

    Overall Review:

    Got them used from Karl poynter about 2 months ago. So far they have held up to my riding. And they held up to his.

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    Vital BMX member Dakota H
    84497 Dakota H /images/default/avatar/c50.png http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Dakota-H,84497/all 09/05/11 3

    “Shadow Cranks”

    The Good:

    They look cool.

    The Bad:

    Everything.

    Overall Review:

    these are the worst cranks I have ever used. After only about 4 days of riding them the left pedal boss and my pedal snapped off and on the right side it is cracked all the way around..

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    Vital BMX member nicholas.crutcher
    95004 nicholas.crutcher http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/95004/avatar/c50_fb_picture_100002023681083.jpg?1339383695 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/nicholas-crutcher,95004/all 06/10/12 1

    “Shadow v2s.”

    The Good:

    They dont have any flex.

    The Bad:

    Snapped first ones and 2nd ones at the pedal boss.

    Overall Review:

    do not get them they will break in under a year

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    Vital BMX member Garett_Kanters
    66056 Garett_Kanters http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/66056/avatar/c50_barspin_flyout.jpg?1360033022 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Garett-Kanters,66056/all 08/03/10 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Garett-Kanters,66056/setup 66 738 11 5 3

    “shadow cranks”

    The Good:

    they are strong as fuck if you the V2

    The Bad:

    the V1 WILL BREAK this is because of the lack of a pedal gussette

    Overall Review:

    get them, put some lube on the axel BEFORE putting the arms on, you will not have as many problems getting them on or off

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    Vital BMX member jew boy
    10500 jew boy /images/default/avatar/c50.png http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/jew-boy,10500/all 10/07/07 4 3 2 2

    “Assembly Required”

    The Good:

    Come in a variety of colours, very durable, Light weight.

    The Bad:

    they are powder coated painted so they are an effin' SOB to get on...

    Overall Review:

    Overall they are a great 3 piece crank set however lets hope you don't break your chain wheel cuz once you put em' on those baby's arent coming off with out damage being done and quite a tiring struggle!VERDICT: probably wouldn't buy them again due to the fact they are so hard to get on and offand would consider shadow's line of newer crank sets (That have pinch bolts)...

    Overall Review:

    Overall they are a great 3 piece crank set however lets hope you don't break your chain wheel cuz once you put em' on those baby's arent coming off with out damage being done and quite a tiring struggle! VERDICT: probably wouldn't buy them again due to the fact they are so hard to get on and off and would consider shadow's line of newer crank sets (That have pinch bolts)...

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    Vital BMX member Zombmx
    77081 Zombmx http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/77081/avatar/c50_44926_165727856770937_100000011711777_564848_6943149_n.jpg?1301160692 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Zombmx,77081/all 03/26/11 3

    “oh cranks why you such a pain to but”

    The Good:

    got them never snappep bunny hoped of a 5 foot curb nothing happens

    The Bad:

    get really dirt pain to put them on and you might need a extra spacer i did and couldnt ride for two weeks

    Overall Review:

    good strong for younger teens and older but get them built with a bike shop

    Overall Review:

    good strong for younger teens and older but get them built with a bike shop

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    Vital BMX member K-portramprider286
    72040 K-portramprider286 http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/72040/avatar/c50_134137380_1292021222.05.jpg?1293155942 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/K-portramprider286,72040/all 11/26/10 2 1 2 14 3

    “sundayrider”

    The Good:

    i loved these cranks

    The Bad:

    these cranks ive had for a bout 8 months and snapped them clean off the pedal boss....i really liked them too

    Overall Review:

    yes i recommend these....

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    Vital BMX member udbmx2
    44938 udbmx2 http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/44938/avatar/c50_Widener.jpg?1305855292 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/udbmx2,44938/all 05/29/09 8 181 1398 3 1 2

    “Untitled”

    These cranks are awesome but they are expensive, thats why i ride with fly cranks

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    Vital BMX member Blackout22
    39680 Blackout22 http://p.vitalbmx.com/photos/users/39680/avatar/c50_109733870_1233846050.jpg?1293088587 http://www.vitalbmx.com/community/Blackout22,39680/all 02/05/09 1 24 5

    “Untitled”

    These things suck. I (personally) know two people that have broken them both of which weigh under 150lbs!!! As if that doesn't seal the deal, they didn't even come out in any other size besides 175mm. What's up with that? Thirdly, THEY DIDN'T EVEN COME IN THE COOLEST COLOR SHADOW MAKES. I rock all kinds of Electric Lime Shadow parts because it is awesome, but even if this crank had come in Lime and even if tall people could ride 175mm IT WILL BREAK ON YOU IN LESS THAN A MONTH. Don't waste your money on poorly made cranks. If you're not riding a Profile BMX Crank or a DK Social crank then you're asking for problems. TRUST THE Read More »

    These things suck. I (personally) know two people that have broken them both of which weigh under 150lbs!!! As if that doesn't seal the deal, they didn't even come out in any other size besides 175mm. What's up with that? Thirdly, THEY DIDN'T EVEN COME IN THE COOLEST COLOR SHADOW MAKES. I rock all kinds of Electric Lime Shadow parts because it is awesome, but even if this crank had come in Lime and even if tall people could ride 175mm IT WILL BREAK ON YOU IN LESS THAN A MONTH. Don't waste your money on poorly made cranks. If you're not riding a Profile BMX Crank or a DK Social crank then you're asking for problems. TRUST THE REAL DEAL. When it comes to important parts or expensive parts, never trust a company that doesn't stand behind their product to the point of replacing it anytime in your Life like Odyssey and several others do. Sorry Shadow you weren't ready to make cranks yet.

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