Added reply in a thread ISO Guy building bikes for kids 3/1/2020 11:32 AM

I did this for a local kid a couple years ago, and I've done it a few times since, so does Tim (whom you're already speaking to) but yeah hit up Crandall!

Added reply in a thread Sometimes afraid? 2/13/2020 6:35 AM

Fear is part of it! You'll surprise yourself if you just commit and go for it. If you do practice on grass, make sure its dry grass.

Added reply in a thread Hello again BMX people 2/12/2020 6:38 AM

Thanks guys! Its fuckin great to feel like I'm coming back to a familiar place. I got my shipping notification this morning, so she's on her way! I wish this forum had a multi-quote feature, but here goes - @Bulletpup - definitely don't assume yours ... more »

Started new thread Hello again BMX people 2/11/2020 9:34 AM

So, it's been a while! Some of you may know, some of you may not - I had to hang up my bike in September because of my chronic shoulder dislocations. 2 in the span of 30 minutes on my last day of riding was the nail in the coffin. I went ahead with the ... more »

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Added reply in a thread Haro sued over website accessibility 2/11/2020 9:27 AM

Great post, dude. My brother got pretty sick in 2006 and ended up in a wheelchair for about a year before he died. The world changed drastically when one of your family members requires a chair. It's amazing how much we take for granted. As you say, ... more »

Added reply in a thread Everything needs to go 10/23/2019 10:25 AM

Hey man, yes both forks still available. I can do $95 for the pitchforks, $65 for the SE Landing gear. Frame is sold to Falloftroy - Hope you enjoy it dude! As for everything else, pretty much all is still up for grabs If you guys could respond with ... more »

Added reply in a thread Cheapest way to turn cassette hub to fixed hub? 8/26/2019 5:12 PM

Buy a used fixie wheel for less than $59.

Added reply in a thread Everything needs to go 8/26/2019 1:21 PM

Hey guys, very sorry for the delay in getting back to this thread. Pretty much everything is still up for sale besides some small stuff (pedals and merritt cranks are sold) I'll update later tonight with prices and pics of everything. Apologies again ... more »

Started new thread Everything needs to go 8/5/2019 8:40 AM

Sadly I've come to the point where my shoulder will no longer stay in its socket while I'm riding. Even more sadly is that I am employed full-time, have health insurance, but my insurance is such hot brown water trash that I can't even afford an MRI ... more »

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Added reply in a thread Halfcabs?? 7/26/2019 11:13 AM

I get Mitch McConnell levels of wishing bad things upon you.

Added reply in a thread Reviewing the Freenight planetary coaster hub! 7/25/2019 6:41 AM

You rock, Doug. Thanks for doing this. This is really an interesting hub.

Added reply in a thread Manual 7/24/2019 9:16 AM

To add to this. Drop your tire pressure 10 psi and see what happens. Also when you go to pull up, picture pivoting from your hips. I find it easiest to pull and hold a good manual when I don't jerk into it too quickly. Another thing I've been doing is ... more »

Added reply in a thread Feeble Grinds Are Lame As F*** 7/22/2019 7:27 AM

Everyone really should keep an open mind. It's called FREESTYLE

Added reply in a thread Trying to get back into riding 7/22/2019 7:24 AM

6'3" and 290 is about my size a couple years back. I'd suggest anything full 100% Chromoly, everything sealed, and a 21" or 21.25" TT length. Out of the companies that sell completes in your budget: Sunday is good Kink is good WeThePeople is good Cult ... more »

Added reply in a thread Petition to get dan kruk to move his bars back 7/22/2019 7:20 AM

His bars and his attitude suck. FIGHT ME.

Added reply in a thread Weird thought/idea 7/19/2019 1:12 PM

This is my answer. It's a balance between contact patch and rolling resistance.

Added reply in a thread Tips on riding stamina 7/18/2019 11:24 AM

That'll catch up with you. Sleep is the most important thing behind food and water.

Added reply in a thread Manual 7/18/2019 9:24 AM

Your arms should be locked and you should use your hips and legs as a spring. It feels a bit like air-humping. That's how you shift your body forward and backwards, don't pull the bars to your chest.

Added reply in a thread my thoughts on trolling and forum seriousness 7/18/2019 9:22 AM

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Added reply in a thread Petition to ban El Toro 20 Stair 7/17/2019 6:37 AM

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