Mad Mars

Mad Mars

Lives in: Ldn, GBR

Member since: 04/28/18

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Started new thread Can I respray my bike without paint stripper 2/1/2021 9:38 AM

Just using a good primer and spray paint Thx

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Added reply in a thread favorite tires -thread 1/27/2021 1:28 PM

that's what I'm rockin if - look at my profile photo just to add: 2.5s pop, looks wise but I must admit they feel sluggish and make manuals less light and airy and more struggling.

Added reply in a thread favorite tires -thread 1/27/2021 1:23 PM

Are the Cinenma Williams 2.5's?

Added reply in a thread love short frames but keep hitting my damn knee against the stem lol 1/19/2021 7:30 AM

this is the best reply ever! thank you so much, i'll increase my awareness! thanks man

Added reply in a thread love short frames but keep hitting my damn knee against the stem lol 1/19/2021 7:19 AM

does trying, say a hop 360, differ from a 19.85'' tt and a 21.5'' tt or not really? been reading that it does but is that actually tru? thx

Started new thread love short frames but keep hitting my damn knee against the stem lol 1/19/2021 6:29 AM

anyone got this issue? i prefer short frames between 20-20.5(max) but i'm 1m77 and i keep hitting my legs on the stem! argh! will upgrading to 20.65/20.85/21 (which is what I should be riding) affect my spin? safe

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Added reply in a thread Bottom bracket bearings won't squeeze into frame 9/12/2020 7:28 AM

Thanks yes this frame is tight AF

Added reply in a thread Bottom bracket bearings won't squeeze into frame 9/12/2020 7:26 AM

A lot

Added reply in a thread Bottom bracket bearings won't squeeze into frame 9/12/2020 1:13 AM

It's not a spacer issue. A professional bike mechanic did a video call with me he said all I need to do is hammer it in with a rubber mallet, taking lot of care not to hit the black PC area in the middle of the bearing. When I kept telling him on call ... more »

Started new thread Bottom bracket bearings won't squeeze into frame 9/12/2020 12:54 AM

I have an Eastern BB kit and trying to put a new cranks set up into a newly bought frame. The BB sealed bearings DO fit into the frame hole but only around 25% in, then just won't go in no matter how perfectly I hammer. Yes I did grease. Please help. ... more »

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Started new thread What's the little 2 inch tube for on a bottom bracket? 9/10/2020 1:15 PM

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Added reply in a thread ID check! Hi guys what strange brand is this? 9/7/2020 8:36 AM

I've just checked the SALT logo and it's exactly the same as the one shown on the stem. You were right... Do you rekcon the frame is an old WTP?

Added reply in a thread ID check! Hi guys what strange brand is this? 9/7/2020 8:34 AM

Not sure. Seems kind of old. It comes from this frame, may help. Thanks.

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Started new thread ID check! Hi guys what strange brand is this? 9/7/2020 8:25 AM

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Started new thread United, Federal Bike 9/6/2020 12:10 PM

Mad Marsy's UK BMX Please comment opinions :D

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Added reply in a thread What took you longer to learn a flat 360 or hop barspin? 9/4/2020 3:31 PM

it's so weird i actually got really frustrated trying to learn barspins at one point because my brain would not let go of the bars at one point no matter what, i was getting so mad lol!

Added reply in a thread What took you longer to learn a flat 360 or hop barspin? 9/4/2020 3:29 PM

100% agree with this. This was actually the thought process that motivated me to write this thread. I got a pull up bar in under a week, so just felt that hop bars should not take that long in theory. The pull up bar just felt way too easy. I can hop ... more »

Added reply in a thread What took you longer to learn a flat 360 or hop barspin? 9/4/2020 3:26 PM

happy days man, happy for ya!

Added reply in a thread What took you longer to learn a flat 360 or hop barspin? 9/4/2020 3:26 PM

yeah that's defo strange, you should be hitting hop 360s easy if you can bank 540.

Added reply in a thread What took you longer to learn a flat 360 or hop barspin? 9/4/2020 3:23 PM

it seems that way with barspins, with no fear factor I feel I could bunnyhop and throw one second try.