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New thread Price of raw? 3/4/2011 5:11 AM

Why is it that some companies charge extra for raw parts, ie; raw frames or handlebars cost more than painted ones. Why would they charge more when it takes less effort to produce?

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New thread New camera 3/3/2011 9:51 AM

I have been looking to buy a camera for some BMX photography. But the sad thing is I know pretty much nothing about cameras, I know I need a DSLR but as to what make and model I have no idea what to look for. Can anyone suggest a good digital camera ... more »

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New thread rock a 26 inch? 3/2/2011 6:40 PM

I've noticed that there seems to be a trend of Mountain bike riders trying to ride park and street like BMXers do on those dirtjumper bikes. And I'm kind of wondering why? Not that I dislike those kind of bikes, but it seems to me that if you want to ... more »

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New thread Fit wifi frames... 3/1/2011 8:10 PM

This was just mentioned in another topic but I wanted to start another thread to examine it; the new Fit Wifi frame has a headtube angle of 75.5 degrees, (the Federal Dan Lacey does too) which is very very steep. BMX headtube angles typically range from ... more »

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New thread Best fakie out?...... 2/27/2011 8:38 AM

I just watched the dub rampwerx video and it got me wondering...a lot of riders look kind of goofy when they land backwards and have to do that awkward fakie 180 out and I was wondering, who do you think has the best fakie out? I personally love to see ... more »

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New thread Cruisers.... 1/30/2011 4:11 AM

Anyone here rock a 24in BMX cruiser? And if so which one? I want a bigger bike cause I'm kinda big, so I wanted to build up a custom 21in TT BMX bike, then I was thinking maybe a 24in cruiser would be better suited for my needs, ie; hill bombing and ... more »

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New thread Flatland.... 1/26/2011 7:01 PM

I was wondering if anyone rides flatland at all, and what your thoughts are regarding it. I recently saw a vans/430 collaboration video featuring some Japanese gentleman and it was really amazing. If you haven't seen it go to Ridebmx.com and search it ... more »

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New thread 4 piece vs. 2 piece bars.... 1/25/2011 7:54 PM

I've heard that 4 piece bars are stronger than 2 piece bars, but it seems to me that if you went down hard enough to bend one you would just as soon bend the other. I never liked 4 piece bars because for some reason companies never put enough backsweep ... more »

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New thread DK bikes.... 1/22/2011 8:17 PM

I was wondering what you guys thought of DK bikes? No one ever mentions them and no one ever seems to review them either. DK has an amazing team and seem to make solid, affordable bikes, but no one buys them. I have a 2010 DK kvant and I love it, so ... more »

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