Added reply in a thread coaster noises 11/4/2015 2:56 PM

This is almost exactly what I was about to type. Dead on. www.albes.com

Added reply in a thread Help with spokes 10/28/2015 7:46 AM

We have a Spoke Calculator at www.albes.com now. It has sizing for most of the common hubs and spokes we sell. check it http://www.albes.com/albes-spoke-calculator/ Hope that helps www.albes.com

Added reply in a thread Anyone else having problems with Danscomp? 10/20/2015 12:40 PM

It's true. We've know thing or two about bikes and we do like to have fun. www.albes.com oh...and DWIAB!

Added reply in a thread IN SEARCH OF: 2015 WeThePeople Atlas 10/14/2015 4:02 PM

Just depends on what it will be used for. The Model C has a chromoly down tube and is perfectly fine for "Normal" riding. In fact of all the Sunday Model C complete bikes we've sold through the years I have yet to hear of a frame breaking. With that ... more »

Added reply in a thread Looking at completes options for 6'1", 210 lbs. ~21"+ TT? 10/14/2015 3:32 PM

Hey Dave, I would be sure to check out bikes that are 21" top tube. That will narrow down your options a lot as most stock bikes do not come that long. You do have some good options left though. Below are a few. http://www.albes.com/verde-vex-2016-bike/ ... more »

Added reply in a thread IN SEARCH OF: 2015 WeThePeople Atlas 10/14/2015 3:17 PM

We have the 2016 Atlas available and it looks amazing in green. If you aren't into that color then the Sunday Model C would be the way to go for sure. http://www.albes.com/sunday-2016-model-c-am-plus-24inch-bike/ www.albes.com

Added reply in a thread IN SEARCH OF: 2015 WeThePeople Atlas 10/14/2015 3:15 PM

we have the green 2016 one available and it looks amazing in the green color. If you aren't into it though the Sunday Model C would be the way to go. http://www.albes.com/sunday-2016-model-c-am-plus-24inch-bike/ www.albes.com

Added reply in a thread Getting into BMX 10/13/2015 1:04 PM

Well depending on the condition / year of the Kink Launch that may be an ok deal. Other decent new options under $250 are http://www.albes.com/dk-effect-bike-sale/ http://www.albes.com/dk-cleveland-stock-bike-sale/ http://www.albes.com/verde-a-v-2016-bike/ ... more »

Added reply in a thread Getting into BMX 10/12/2015 11:24 AM

What's your budget?

Added reply in a thread Shop Advice 10/6/2015 7:28 AM

First off I'd like to give you a lot of credit for not instantly being a prick about it and freaking out. Mistakes do happen and some people just don't understand or realize this. Good for you for just looking for a good solution for all involved. On ... more »

Added reply in a thread Stranger parts good? 10/5/2015 8:25 AM

Good stuff

Added reply in a thread My Son Kills It 9/30/2015 7:44 AM

That rules!!! Having kids and playing with them on bikes is so much fun. Check out the rest of the photos from our "Photo Shoot" that day. http://albes.blogs.com/albes_bmx_mail_order/2007/02/the_kid_is_gett.html?cid=6a00d83452b53a69e200e55066b5dc8834#comment-6a00d83452b53a69e200e55066b5dc8834 ... more »
Added reply in a thread Does a 2.4 size tyre fit with a back brake? 9/30/2015 7:13 AM

The Odyssey Springfield does give a lot of clearence but there is no way to tell for sure it will work without trying it. If you ware willing to take the chance we sell the brake at the link below. http://www.albes.com/odyssey-springfield-u-brake-lever-kit/ ... more »

Added reply in a thread Some tips on buying a new bike? 9/29/2015 2:47 PM

Yo, I guess it would depend on your budget. You are taller so I would suggest a frame 20.75" at least. Honestly one of the best bikes we sell for under $500 is the DK Helio. Fully sealed and chromoly. It's $449.95 but with the "Vital15" discount it's ... more »

Added reply in a thread Does a 2.4 size tyre fit with a back brake? 9/29/2015 1:14 PM

IF IT FIT it would be VERY close. If you wheel got even a little bent it would rub. www.albes.com

Added reply in a thread Switching Demolition Rotator Driveside? 9/29/2015 1:11 PM

And I don't just roll back with anybody so I must like you guys.

Added reply in a thread Name That Grind 9/29/2015 9:27 AM

Downside Double Peg Grind. Josh Harrington is the king at them. www.albes.com

Added reply in a thread Switching Demolition Rotator Driveside? 9/29/2015 9:05 AM

There are a few options starting at about $150 in a LHD complete freecoaster wheel. the price listed below are if you use the discount code "Vital15" http://www.albes.com/bike-parts/stock-wheels/rear-freecoaster-wheels/ $152.96 http://www.albes.com/demolition-freecoaster-wheel-w-blacksheep-v-2-rim-sale/ ... more »

Added reply in a thread Good Riding Shoe Suggestions 9/29/2015 8:13 AM

Almonds are great! They are pretty hard to get right now. We have a couple pairs left if you guys are into them though. http://www.albes.com/almond-belmont-shoes/

Added reply in a thread New headset with new forks? 9/29/2015 7:39 AM

It can never hurt to buy a new headset. If you can afford it you might as well. www.albes.com