Started new thread how do you approach a trick when you are scared? 10/11/2020 1:10 PM

Hello guys, today I was trying 180 barspin out of the ramp and I was scared to throw the bar. If I have to do a 540 ( which I have never tried ) I am scared to spin faster. The main question is: For be good and learning trick faster do you have to be ... more »

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Started new thread Replacement spokes for a 18” wheel 10/8/2020 3:35 PM

Hello guys I have a friend who has a son that ride a 18” (it’s a nexus mankind). He broke few spokes but I can’t help him as I am not seeing any shop selling spokes for a 18” wheel. Can someone help me? Thanks!

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Started new thread How to kick the bike when doing Flyout Tailwhip 10/4/2020 1:58 PM

Hello Everyone, after almost 2 years I still can't get tailwhips out of the quarter..the problem is I am not able to kick the bike as when I am flying out and think in my mind whip I do almost everything with my arms..this is so bad and I can't understand ... more »

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Added reply in a thread switching from street to a park bike 10/3/2020 11:19 PM

thank you so much guys for your help. Maybe I am totally wrong but I thought in my mind that having a park frame (which has a different geo), and other parks parts would help me to increase faster my skills and let me feel more comfortable but, like ... more »

Added reply in a thread switching from street to a park bike 10/3/2020 11:11 PM

I can totally agree with this!

Added reply in a thread switching from street to a park bike 9/28/2020 10:23 AM

Hello! why you need different parts for park riding ---> because in my mind with a park bike tricks are easier and more comfortable. I think the biggest change you could make here would be to swap frames --> I don't think running something shorter ... more »

Started new thread switching from street to a park bike 9/28/2020 9:38 AM

Hello guys, after lots of years I would like to build up a park bike. At the moment I am riding a street bike which has the same components: - Fork R25 Odyssey - Frame Cult ollie 21 TT 13.2 cs - Shadow Vultus 8.75 - Thunderbolt crank 175mm - 2 wheels ... more »

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Started new thread More Flexible means less accident? Stress affects our lifestyle? 7/16/2020 10:20 PM

Hello guys, I am try to figure out this. Few people told me that when I am riding I am a little bit rigid and I can tell on my self as I feel my back/neck hard as I am stressed about work and my lifestyle. Do you know if this could be reflected on sports? ... more »

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Started new thread Knee and shin pads kid 10 years old 3/9/2020 1:21 AM

Hello, A friend of mine has a kid of 10 years old and he wants to buy knee and shin pads. Do you have any suddgestion? I have tried to see the size chart of fuse protection but the kid size which is 30 - 40( for knee is different from what he measured: ... more »

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Added reply in a thread having 2 bmx for different uses..make sense? 1/9/2020 1:00 PM

thank you so much guys for all your answer, it means a lot!! the reason I have asked for a new bike is because my street bike has a brakeless frame and I cannot put a brake. Like as I said, there are not very good parks around here but there 2 nice trails ... more »

Started new thread having 2 bmx for different uses..make sense? 1/7/2020 2:40 PM

Hello Guys, I am in love with park but in our country there aren't good skatepark at the moment..so I am riding a street bmx. The local shop said that is going to build very soon an indoor skatepark (he already owns one but it's small). Do you think ... more »

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Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/16/2019 2:59 AM

what do you mean by keeping an eye on the dish? Since the smaller falange of the mini hub rear is the same of the front hub, why the size is different? 2mm is not a big difference, correct? I can imagine that spokes too long could cause an issue when ... more »

Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/16/2019 2:05 AM

Is this site accurate? https://www.prowheelbuilder.com/spokelengthcalculator If I have to follow it, I will need: Front wheel: 188mm Rear Non Drive Side: 188mm Drive side: 186mm But when I have asked the shop before it says: front 186mm rear: 182mm and ... more »

Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/15/2019 11:59 PM

on the website of the manufacter said that laser one are for MTB and not bmx.. and they should be mount from a specialist as the middle section is thin..

Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/15/2019 11:54 PM

thank you! yeah, definitely I won't go with ti as they are very expensive! what's the difference SAPIM Leader Stainless Steel Spoke and SAPIM Laser Stainless Double Butted ? sorry if I am keep asking questions related to spokes but I would like to buy ... more »

Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/15/2019 3:32 PM

Thank you for your help. Is there Any brand/model of spokes you’d suddgest? At the moment I have odyssey hgs spokes but I am looking for something lighter and stronger. I am staying stronger because so far it’s very easy to snap them ( but I bet is because ... more »

Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/15/2019 4:35 AM

I know shops trying to sell what they cannot sell but it is actually true that brasa are better than alloy? And have you ever heard pf sapim brand?

Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/14/2019 10:40 PM

thank you so much for your kind help. What is the lenght of the nipples calculated with this configuration? 16mm or 12? regarding the spokes, which one you'd take between those? https://parano-garage.de/ODYSSEY-Race-Double-Butted-Spokes_1 https://parano-garage.de/SAPIM-Laser-Stainless-Double-Butted-Spokes_1 ... more »

Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/12/2019 11:30 PM

Mainly I've snapped my spokes when I was throwing whips as the rear wheel slam hard on the floor sometimes.. Could you please let me know how can I see the right size of spokes/nipples for my wheel? On the front I will use a profile mini and a gsport ... more »

Added reply in a thread true wheel - best bmx spokes 11/12/2019 11:27 PM

Would you mind sharing it? It could help me a lot for building my first one

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Thank you so much