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New thread Weird thought/idea 7/19/2019 11:52 AM

I just saw a clip of Courage Adams doing some front wheel stuff and his front tire seemed a tad soft, which got me thinking a low enough pressure would cause more friction between the tire and ground, and the thought would be the potential to make it ... more »

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New thread Bummer 6/6/2019 5:06 AM

Local Indoor Park Closed The Factory (aka Twin Cities Fantasy Factory) has closed its doors. The new owners of the building told them they had to go, their "vision" of the place did not include the park. Bummer man. They are actively searching for a new spot to get ... more »

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New thread Look ma, no pegs! 2/27/2019 5:35 AM

Changed the bike a bit. ALMOST in Steve's wheelhouse. I have brakes and I don't know if they are going anywhere. But the pegs have been pulled, along with the hub guards. It looks clean and is SUPER LIGHT compared to what it was with 2 stock steel pegs,

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New thread Life Update 10/9/2018 7:09 AM

Hey folks, Just checking in quick with an update on the last 2-3 months: -My second son was born July 26, he is doing awesome and a chunker. -My oldest is 4 now (holy crap). -I still ride, mostly with my oldest son. -I drilled my frame for gyro tabs-need ... more »

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New thread RIP Pumptrack 5/7/2018 5:00 AM

Started taking down the pumptrack at my house-did not get used much and we want to clear the space for more yard. (There's some woods behind it so I might sneak a jump or two out there this summer).

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New thread St Cloud MN Skatepark "Moving" 4/30/2018 12:42 PM

Hey dudes, Apparently my local park is being moved to make room for a costco. Now this is fine, but the issue is that they are leaving the town with NOTHING for upwards of a YEAR. Most recent details are that the park will be torn down, then the Costco ... more »

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New thread 8 years... 3/23/2018 12:32 PM

I have been a moderator on here for 8 years today. Neat! Go ride your bikes!

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New thread Little Devil Headtube Badge 1/7/2018 11:43 AM

Hey folks, just ordered up a little devil headtube badge, they have em for sale again!

It's gonna look super good on my setup. STOKED!

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New thread Hulu 10/31/2017 8:08 AM

Found some bmx stuff on hulu today-a couple simple sessions and some other red bull dreamlike stuff. Stoked!

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New thread Might be the only one 10/21/2017 10:12 AM

...in America with one of these!

Thanks again to grumpySteve for the Sprocket! Stoked to get it on the bike. I'll add a photo on here when I do-AND review it.

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New thread SCOTTY RIDES 8/14/2017 3:48 PM

Did you guys see that Scotty Cranmer rode his park? So rad! http://www.vitalbmx.com/videos/member/Scotty-Cranmer-Rides-His-Skatepark,64043/kylecarlson,363 Annnnd discuss. Side note: The powers that be should see if we can get a Pro Q&A with Scotty ... more »

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New thread Backyard Pump Track 6/12/2017 3:26 PM

Hey folks, just a little update since I had a chance to work on it. It's not gonna be a big pump track (height-wise) because my nearly 3 year old has to be able to ride it. (Although I plan to build a hip off of a roller and then figure out a booter

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New thread Spoke Calculator 6/9/2017 1:53 PM

Hey folks, I see a handful of "what spoke length do I need" posts here and there, and found this tool over on the Union-it is not all-encompassing, HOWEVER it MIGHT have what you need. http://bmxunion.com/bmx-spoke-calculator/

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New thread New Bike Day! 4/17/2017 11:11 AM

Frame: Radio Nemesis 21.25 Fork: Sunday Octave Crank: Odyssey Twombolts 175mm I think BB: No idea-no center spacer and rigged other spacers Sprocket: S&M Tuffman Chain: Odyssey Bluebird Rear Wheel: Demolition Rotator to Zero with BSD non drive and

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New thread New part day! 4/5/2017 6:17 PM

Got the new frame, front hub, spokes and brake cable in today! I will update as things are assembled. Front wheel- Gsport Roloway Odyssey Spokes Demolition Zero Rim

Brake Cable is just an Odyssey Linear Slick in black (not going to ... more »

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New thread WTP Credence or Mutant Tizona? 3/23/2017 8:03 PM

Anyone have experience? I decided to sell my Fat bike and I am taking some of the proceeds to update my setup. Getting the Gsport Roloway hub when QBP gets it (tomorrow is ETA), some spokes, some pegs and a frame. I am leaning towards a WTP Credence, ... more »

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New thread Sugar Grove Area west of Chicago 1/31/2017 5:49 PM

Anyone know of any parks in this area? I will be in Sugar Grove visiting family 2nd week of March and want to ride if weather allows.

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New thread It's Official 1/26/2017 10:56 AM

I am back in the industry. I am starting a part time gig at the shop I used to be Service Manager at. Looks like this ole' fella is gonna be throwing down on some fresh gear!

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New thread 2017 MIRRA PRO FRAME 1/20/2017 1:49 PM

Haro seems to be releasing an updated Mirra frame sometime this year!

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New thread BMX Art 12/28/2016 4:04 PM

Anyone make any BMX related art? Post it up! I made this lil fella recently, and since it turned out pretty decent, I am going to make a bunch more when I get some more wood, and then if things take off I might start selling them/create some online store

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