Added reply in a thread Back wheel Axle rotation 7/19/2020 8:38 PM

Do them equally.

Added reply in a thread T1 skapegoat 7/19/2020 8:36 PM

Nice!

Added reply in a thread Front wheel coming loose everytime I go ride. 7/7/2020 3:53 PM

When you say slack. Do you mean if you grab the wheel with your hand and move it right to left there is play/slack? If so your cone nuts need to be tightened for the bearings for the hub. A video of this happening would also be helpful to actually see ... more »

Added reply in a thread How Much $$ in Your Build? 7/5/2020 5:06 PM

My build list comes to $1575.72 USD. Frame was bought used and I used discount codes on some of the orders.

Added reply in a thread Foot slipping off the pedal + bunnyhop 7/5/2020 3:50 AM

What’s the bottom of them slippers look like?

Added reply in a thread Paint/lack thereof 6/17/2020 9:05 PM

Clear coat it after you strip it. There is still moisture in the air so it will still rust over time.

Added reply in a thread Brake question 6/15/2020 12:48 AM

Here is my bike check. https://m.vitalbmx.com/forums/Bike-Checks,27/First-Build-After-15-or-yrs,1320920#edit_post_2318521

Added reply in a thread Brake question 6/14/2020 6:28 PM

Thanks guys. I just got everything back together now along with doing some other stuff I been holding off doing. The barrel adjuster worked and brakes feel way better and I have more stopping power now for sure.

Added reply in a thread Brake question 6/14/2020 2:42 PM

T1 Ruben. Don’t know the yr. but it’s Maas made Spanish bottom no integrated head tube.

Added reply in a thread Brake question 6/14/2020 2:41 PM

That’s the big single cable. I have the normal straddle cable that comes with the brakes. Just got back now. Gonna take it apart and see what happens

Added reply in a thread Brake question 6/14/2020 1:50 PM

Ok cool. That’s what I was figuring. I think the last time I worked on brakes was like 98-99 when I had my mongoose fuzz and then brake cable went though the seat stay and that had a barrel adjuster on there for fine tuning. So that what I’m missing ... more »

Started new thread Brake question 6/14/2020 12:58 PM

Pretty sure I messed up but gonna ask anyway. I run the kink restrain lever kink, DX liner cable and kink desist brakes. I think I need a barrel adjuster but the eye hole on the frame I don’t think was treaded. I just know something ain’t right. They

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Added reply in a thread New Hoffman Wade frame? 6/11/2020 11:13 AM

Wade said he likes heavier bikes. Feels more stable to him in the air and not as twitchy.

Added reply in a thread Opinion On This Tube 5/29/2020 9:43 PM

Also will probably make a mess inside your tire/wheel. Stuff is a pain in the ass when ppl use it in their car tires and then have the tire replaced. Have to clean all that shit out.

Added reply in a thread Wishbone Seat Stay? 5/25/2020 10:16 PM

Barcode is the first frame that comes to mind for me for a wishbone SS. But I’m also old 😂

Added reply in a thread Help finding pedals 5/11/2020 6:23 PM

Love my Rubens. I think they feel amazing.

Added reply in a thread Evo 2.5 break arms rubbing each other 12/24/2019 4:05 AM

Pictures would help to see how you have everything

Added reply in a thread Forks 12/19/2019 3:05 PM

I use the verde intergrated headset. It’s was lonely like 20 bucks (USD) there is another called mechanic that dans used to carry but idk if they do anymore with new ownership now and them trying to get it back up and running again. I run the S&M ... more »

Added reply in a thread Could use some help getting my frame ready to spray..... 11/30/2019 2:03 AM

Blast everything metal you wanna paint. It’s quick and gets everything off.

Added reply in a thread Could use some help getting my frame ready to spray..... 11/28/2019 3:40 PM

Just take your time and you will get it!