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New thread Getting More Hang Time Help 7/15/2019 1:32 PM

I'm want to start learning some air tricks, however, I'm dogshit when it comes to getting hang time off diy kicker ramp. Are there any tips other than just doing more jumps until I figure it out? Does more height mean more air time or are they two different ... more »

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New thread Wheel Truing Frequency 1/4/2019 10:03 AM

How often do you true up your wheels? How bad do you let them get before you decided, 'ok...time to fix these sukkas!' ?

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New thread Driver Won't Go Back On Hub (Resolved) 12/13/2018 2:41 PM

I took my driver off for maintenance and now I can't get it back in the hub. What am I doing wrong? Does anyone have any tips? I really appreciate it. Thanks! video of problem EDIT: Turns out, I had to guide the pawls into place. Thanks for the help!

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New thread Hub Noise Levels 12/7/2018 10:00 AM

What is your current preferences for hub noises? Are you someone who rides the freecoaster and loves the silence? Do you keep minimal grease on your pawls of your Profile so that it's loud as heck? Do you pack your cassette with grease so it's barely ... more »

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New thread S&M video on Ride BMX Skeletons and Muscles Tour 11/5/2018 12:22 PM

I just watched this and got so hyped to ride! A ton of this video was filmed in my hometown. I always get so hyped when bmx videos have local spots in them. I really dug this videos mid school feel. It was like being 14 again, watching videos and wishing ... more »

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New thread Winter Riding/Snow Jumps 11/1/2018 6:54 AM

With winter quickly approaching, it's got me thinking about snow jumps. Do you use your regular bike for snow riding or do you have an old bike you use? Any tips on making my first jump out of snow? Do you use dirt tires or just your regular tires? I'm ... more »

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New thread Stock Wheel Sets Opinions 10/15/2018 5:21 PM

I'm looking to upgrade the wheels on my Kink Launch complete. I have an extra paycheck next month and I'm hoping to catch a nice Black Friday deal. What are your opinions on wheel sets? Any recommendations? I'm about 280lbs and like cassette hubs. Budget? ... more »

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New thread Flying With Your Bike...Worth It? 9/28/2018 11:17 AM

*Instead of resurrecting a 7 year old thread* I am going on vacation for about 2 weeks and I'm tempted to bring my bike with me. Have any of you flown with your bike recently? I know there are bike specific bags and people have used hockey bags and whatnot. ... more »

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New thread Noob Questions Regarding Footedness 9/27/2018 11:20 AM

I have some questions regarding footedness. I ride Left Foot Forward but I don't know if I'm doing things properly. Is the following "normal"? This is how things feel most natural to me. Should I adjust what I'm doing? 1) I ride LFF but I start pedaling ... more »

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New thread Beginner/Amateur/Open BMX Competitions 9/16/2018 6:52 AM

So, I've been riding for a few months and would love to test my chops in a competition. I have been keeping my eye out for events on the social medias, but I only see BMX jams and whatnot. I'm hoping to enter a competition that has either a beginner

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New thread That feeling when a trick just clicks 9/14/2018 7:56 AM

I finally figured out the timing for hopping over shit without clipping it. This picture sums up how I felt after.

What's the last trick that clicked for you and how did it feel?

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New thread What lube should I use for a Rear Hub Overhaul 7/30/2018 11:49 AM

I just picked up a used bike and the back hub is a mess. I'm going to go in there and clean it out really well then regrease/lube/oil it up and be good as new! The only thing is, I have no clue what type of grease/lube/oil to use. What lube/grease/oil ... more »

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New thread Are BMX Magazines Still a Thing? 7/23/2018 9:42 AM

When I was younger I used to love reading BMX magazines. Now that I'm older and getting back into BMX, I'm wondering...Are there any print magazines left? I can't seem to find anybody who still makes actual magazines. Am I just looking in the wrong places? ... more »

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New thread First Time Riding Street 7/10/2018 7:58 AM

I'm looking for advise on riding street spots. Do you ride a spot if people are around? Are spots in view of busy streets ok? Should I be concerned with security cameras? Dealing with people/cops, etc. Any insight would be very welcomed. I have recently ... more »

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New thread Finding Amateur BMX Events 6/7/2018 8:07 AM

I'm very new to the BMX world, and I'm looking to find some Amateur BMX events. I'm looking for competitions mostly. I'd love to watch and possibly participate. The problem is, I have no idea how to find out about events. Are there any websites I should ... more »

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