HardBMX_Tim

HardBMX_Tim

Lives in: Saint Louis, MO USA

Member since: 07/15/13

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Added reply in a thread S&M and Fit bars 6/6/2021 7:47 AM

What’s even more sad is that, even if material costs went back to normal & their prices stay stagnant - the profit margins on those parts are still going to be significantly less than in any other genre of biking in the bicycle industry.. I bet we’d ... more »

Added reply in a thread Question for Brake Users 6/6/2021 7:29 AM

1. Get good working brakes. Lots of popular U-Brakes are actually pretty trash for brake tricks as they flex ALOT (thus you’ve got to grip the lever harder..) Fly Classics are the best imo and I’ve heard Shadow Sanos are great too. 2. Odyssey Trigger

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Added reply in a thread L7 Sprocket and titanium spindles? 5/27/2021 7:04 AM

I’m pretty confident (though not bothered enough to Google it) that heat treated Chromoly is also more brittle than Titanium. And yes it’s definitely harder than Ti. At least in my experience watching other people ride Titanium parts, they tend to bend ... more »

Added reply in a thread Grinding on cromo peg cores 5/26/2021 11:44 AM

No, don’t do it. Most PC pegs have a lightened up core that is not going to hold up to abuse. I had the Shadow SOD Pegs w Chromoly Cores, shattered the peg sleeves but decided to keep riding anyways. After no more than 5 grinds, I look down and my back ... more »

Added reply in a thread L7 Sprocket and titanium spindles? 5/26/2021 11:39 AM

It’s because Titanium is a softer material and susceptible to being damaged over time. Since a sprocket has much less contact surface with the spindle than a crank arm, it puts a lot more stress on the splines in that given spot. And once the splines ... more »

Added reply in a thread FLASH SALE! Hundreds of new & used BMX Parts now discounted (S&M, Fit, Fly, Odyssey, Sunday, etc.) 5/25/2021 9:16 AM

@ malstad , I’m unable to open or respond to your message - please just message me on social media @timspreownedbmx And I don’t do trading of any sort. What I can do is pay you for your stuff and you are more than welcome to use those funds to buy my ... more »

Added reply in a thread FLASH SALE! Hundreds of new & used BMX Parts now discounted (S&M, Fit, Fly, Odyssey, Sunday, etc.) 5/24/2021 9:31 PM

Typo lol

Added reply in a thread WTB 28T sprocket and brakes 5/24/2021 7:58 PM

I’ve got some sprockets on www.capitalbmxbrand.com/timspreownedbmx

Added reply in a thread Iso 20.75 s&m dagger frame. CLOSED! BoUGHT ONE! 5/24/2021 7:57 PM

NBD 20.75” Available on www.capitalbmxbrand.com/timspreownedbmx since we’re listing non-daggers haha

Added reply in a thread ISO 20.5 volume venture/everlast or s&m nbd and chrome 9.3 sub simo bars 5/24/2021 7:55 PM

I have a 20.75” NBD if you decide to go longer. Only has a few rides on it. Available on www.capitalbmxbrand.com/timspreownedbmx

Added reply in a thread FLASH SALE! Hundreds of new & used BMX Parts now discounted (S&M, Fit, Fly, Odyssey, Sunday, etc.) 5/24/2021 7:53 PM

Hell yeah thanks dude & I’ll get that sent out to you tomorrow! And that second pic is older so some of those parts are gone now, sorry bout that

Added reply in a thread S&M, Animal, Odyssey, Primo Seats 5/24/2021 3:58 PM

Price on the Odyssey

Added reply in a thread FLASH SALE! Hundreds of new & used BMX Parts now discounted (S&M, Fit, Fly, Odyssey, Sunday, etc.) 5/24/2021 10:54 AM

Nope I just buy and sell*

Started new thread FLASH SALE! Hundreds of new & used BMX Parts now discounted (S&M, Fit, Fly, Odyssey, Sunday, etc.) 5/24/2021 7:27 AM

Edit: Guys I have a hard time checking messages on this site, please message me on social media @timspreownedbmx if you have any questions!! So I’ve been on the road for half a year now hosting BMX Jams and essentially being the BMX version of an American

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Added reply in a thread wtb: orange plastic MacNeil seat 5/20/2021 12:14 AM

I have an orange plastic Stolen seat if interested message me on ig @timspreownedbmx

Added reply in a thread worst parts ever 5/6/2021 3:33 PM

I never owned one but I’m surprised nobody had mentioned to Eclat Blind Freecoaster It took them 9 years (iirc) to manufacture that hub and it only lasted a couple months on the market due to the problems people we were having with it. Also the Tree ... more »

Added reply in a thread MOTF: 4/17/21 - 5/1/21 w/ HardBMX_Tim 5/1/2021 12:41 PM

You’re up Blogsy

Added reply in a thread MOTF: 4/17/21 - 5/1/21 w/ HardBMX_Tim 4/30/2021 9:10 AM

Gunna have to go with bloghogs

Added reply in a thread MOTF: 4/17/21 - 5/1/21 w/ HardBMX_Tim 4/30/2021 9:09 AM

Thanks dude I really appreciate that!!

Added reply in a thread MOTF: 4/17/21 - 5/1/21 w/ HardBMX_Tim 4/24/2021 9:10 AM

I did a feeble hard 360 x-slider first try the other week, I’ve always struggled trying to make them work so I was stoked to add that one to the books & dial it in