jacobf's Forum Activity

Reply to tightening parts 8/4/2013 8:48 PM

It isn't exactly smart to be tightening parts THAT much but tbh I'd still rather have parts too tight than too loose. I generally just tighten stuff until it becomes too tight to keep doing it by hand. Sometimes I will put a bit of body weight into it ... more »

Reply to BMX frame/part companies 2013 8/4/2013 8:42 PM

Ted Van Orman has a company called life? At the moment I'm pretty sure they only have a stem

Reply to Your thoughts on Adam LZ? 8/1/2013 2:37 AM

The video where he breaks his bars is too fucking funny.

Reply to top 5 best street riders 7/31/2013 10:30 PM

Garret Reynolds Dakota Roche Nathan Williams Stevie Churchill In my opinion these guys are all tied for top spot. There's plenty of other street riders I like (Simone Barraco, Sean Burns, Dave Belcher, Jeff Kocsis, AK, Tony Hamlin, Tom Dugan/Dennis Enarson ... more »

Reply to Empire? 7/30/2013 9:56 PM

fiver for 5% off. They used to have tenner but that hasn't worked for a while I'm pretty sure.

Reply to The RARE PARTS thread! 7/24/2013 4:41 AM

Oh that too aha. This guy I know owns a "bike company" and got 200 frames made up and this one was like an extra to the order or something I don't actually know the details. But yeah, it's based of this but with a 21.5" tt, skinnier tubes and no ... more »

Reply to The RARE PARTS thread! 7/23/2013 10:42 PM

I have a custom frame that wasn't made by s&m, fbm, or solid haha. I've been meaning to upload a new bike check for aaages but I can never really be bothered enough ahaha

Reply to OneEyeIlluminatiGuy 7/16/2013 7:36 PM

This x 1000. Although IlluminatiGuy is intense about all this shit and "fuck cult and fuck odyssey" etcetcetc at least he actually makes good and helpful posts when he's not bitching about anything. SickDude on the other hand is little more than an annoying ... more »

Reply to Is Tom Dugan Gay 7/7/2013 11:46 PM

What part of that video made you think he's gay?

Reply to Crank arm slides can suck an egg 7/6/2013 11:52 PM

practice /thread

Reply to Money 7/2/2013 11:32 PM

He doesn't work there anymore. That props interview is a few years old now and that's before he got on fit and rockstar. If I remember correctly he gets $2500 a month from fit, well at least when he did his albion interview.

Reply to Song jacking? 6/25/2013 1:30 AM

It only matters really for edits that people actually watch

Reply to Double Backflip 360 (Aussie Roll) 6/20/2013 12:38 PM

Yeah special gregg did the body varial thing. Turns out that pastrana didn't actually land it as well haha

Reply to Tree Collet stem, whatcha think? 6/20/2013 3:42 AM

I've heard loads of other people say they look really nice but they're ugly as fuck imo

Reply to Metal or plastic pedals 6/17/2013 12:31 PM

This guy knows what's up (y)

Reply to Good frame for a 6"0 tall person 6/17/2013 3:22 AM

Whatever Chris Doyle or David Grant's signature frame is. They're both tall as fuck. Idk if Chris Doyle still has a signature frame though.

Reply to Subrosa Balum 6/16/2013 4:56 AM

That's a pretty nice ride but those tires look freeesssshhhhhh!!!

Reply to Does anybody know what danscomp/empire riders get? 6/13/2013 3:16 AM

People on the Dans pro team would definitely be getting money. They'd probably get their parts/frames straight from the company/distro though. As for empire I would say they probably get parts/frames maybe idk. If they did get money it would definitely ... more »

Reply to you wont want to miss this 6/11/2013 9:09 PM

Your pants remind me of Alex Raban's bar promo hahaha

Reply to Every trick just got 1000x easier for me. 6/11/2013 8:29 PM

I was going to say this hahaha Also if you can try harder, you aren't trying hard enough.