Added reply in a thread DUB collab in bmx...??? 11/15/2016 10:46 PM

Just went to the site. Damn, when I first saw the DUB name on the federal frame...I thought it was the car rim manufacturer. My bad haha lol.

Started new thread Skavenger Frames...? 11/15/2016 8:14 PM

I keep seeing this Skavenger Frame company pop up from time to time. I did my google search but never really came up with anything significant. All I know is that they are a frame manufacturer from NYC and that they have no website as far as I am concerned. ... more »

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Started new thread DUB collab in bmx...??? 11/15/2016 7:57 PM

A little confused...I keep seeing this DUB brand pop up in some bmx frame collabs. There is a car rim manufacturer named DUB. But also...there is a magazine catered to car culture also named DUB. 1. Which one of these is the one that is 'collabing' with ... more »

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Added reply in a thread What does your bike weigh? 11/13/2016 11:05 PM

Sick looking bike. Do you have a bike check somehwere...? Would love to know what your running.

Added reply in a thread What does your bike weigh? 11/13/2016 2:05 PM

1. Which parts are the most often upgraded or exchanged for more weight savings...? 2. Other than the frame, handlebar and fork...Which parts are the most common suspect for having a large amount of weight...?

Started new thread Dropping down TT size...? 11/12/2016 5:34 PM

Thinking of getting the Haro La Bastille frame for the geo and color. It comes in 19.5, 20.25 and 21. Right now I am on a 20.5 and it feels good. I am about 5'6"...20.25 seems like the reasonable one. Would dropping down to a 20.25 have any negative ... more »

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Added reply in a thread Wheelset = Finished 11/12/2016 5:14 PM

Looks SICK...!!! All Eclat too...damn.

Added reply in a thread Getting rid of stickers! 11/10/2016 2:11 PM

The 3 BEST methods I have ever found for stickers is... 1. 90% or higher rubbing alcohol and a rag 2. WD-40 and a rag 3. Nail Polish Remover and a rag (girlfriend/sister...haha lol) its basically the same thing as rubbing alcohol if you ask me.

Started new thread Rim Widths...? 11/9/2016 7:01 PM

A little confused on rim widths and rims like the Stranger XXLT, Federal Stance XL or the new Cinema C38. Whats the normal or average width for a street / park rim...? Do I need a wide rim if I am planning to run wide tires (2.20+)...? Or can I still ... more »

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Started new thread ED Black VS Matte/Flat & Glossy Black...? 11/9/2016 1:15 PM

I see that a lot of frame companies use a black called...'ED BLACK'. What is the ED for...? Is it some kind of a coating of some sort...? Is it going to be flatter / duller than your standard 'glossy black'...? Is it going to be shinier / glossier than ... more »

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Started new thread Weight weenie & bike weights...? 11/9/2016 1:03 PM

If built with the right parts and weight in mind...how light can a person get their bmx bike to be...? Whats the average weight of your 'typical' 20.50 - 20.75 custom street/park bmx bike...? If the difference is minimal or within 1 pound or less...Than ... more »

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Started new thread Seat Tube Length / Standover...??? 11/9/2016 12:41 PM

I am confused on seat tube length / standover height. I've heard... Shorter = Easier for tailwhips, Harder for barspins, higher/easier bunny hops but all around more responsive and techy. Taller = Harder for tailwhips, Easier for barspins (pinching), ... more »

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Added reply in a thread Flybikes 11/1/2016 10:45 PM

Good timing for a thread...Because I am definitely thinking of getting some FlyBikes parts... Seeing as how some members in here have experience with FlyBikes...And seeing as how the quality went from poor to somewhat meh and lackluster.... I was thinking ... more »

Started new thread Dropout Lengths & Chainstay Adjustment...? 10/27/2016 3:57 PM

I am confused...It seems like every frame on the market has varying lengths in their dropouts...some shorter, some longer. Hence...the amount of chainstay length you have to work with is all different and independent...depending on your frames dropout ... more »

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Started new thread CS & SS Bridge Confusion...? 10/27/2016 1:59 PM

I see 3 kinds of bridges for both Chainstay and Seatstay... 1. Oval and Straight 2. Oval and Curved 3. Flat and Straight Whats the difference to these designs...? Any pros/cons...? Is it strictly just for cosmetics/looks or is there any noticable advantage/disadvantage ... more »

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Started new thread CULT Frames Confusion...??? 10/27/2016 1:36 PM

A little confused... Whats the difference between the Cult 2 Short and the Cult SOS frames respectively...? Their Geometries are very similar. And yet...I can not find a 2 Short frame on Cult's website anywhere...But it's obviously available and being ... more »

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Started new thread Wall Rides...? 10/17/2016 12:23 PM

Which side/angle is it easier to learn/approach a wall ride...? Left or Right...? Obviously...when your good enough, you can do them both ways. But...I have noticed that for the most part...goofy/right foot forward riders mostly hit a wall ride from ... more »

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Started new thread Rimstrips....??? 10/16/2016 1:17 AM

How do you know when its time for a new rimstrip...? Are you supposed to get new ones every time you get a new rim, tube or tire...? Can you just use the pair you have on now...over and over again...presuming they are not damaged, flawed or overly old/worn ... more »

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Started new thread Geo and Bunny Hops...? 10/15/2016 6:11 PM

Does geo make much of a difference in how easy or high bunny hops would be...? If so...is it CS length, TT length or BB height...? Or...maybe a combination of all these together...? I don't know...but...it seems like Handle Bar Size (rise) & position/angle ... more »

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Started new thread Running No Insoles In Shoes...? 10/15/2016 4:47 PM

I am originally a skateboarder and in the skateboarding community...There were a lot of riders that would actually run 'no insoles' in their shoes to get 'better board feel'. I also run/jog too. And sometimes...I will run my jogging shoes (nike running ... more »

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