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New thread FS: DK 3-piece copper cranks 175mm + sprocket 9/9/2016 6:42 PM

Up for grabs are a set of DK 3 piece cranks from the DK 2015 X-Model complete. 175mm comes with everything pictured (crank arms (2), 28T sprocket, spindle, bolts, etc) No issues, just a little bit of wear here and there, but ready to ride. Been sitting

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New thread FS/T: Older BMX parts (Poverty, S&M, Primo, Alex) 2/20/2016 7:11 PM

Cleaning out my closet. If no one takes these before I move, they're likely to end up in the trash since I don't have the room to bring them along . If you're interested shoot me a message and I can get some pictures. Would be awesome to move them all ... more »

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New thread Switching to a freecoaster: my experience so far 2/13/2016 9:38 AM

Just picked up a Shadow Raptor freecoaster complete so I could give it a whirl. Here are some of my thoughts after spending the first two days with it. I'm going to update this as I continue to ride and get over the learning curve. Maybe it'll give people ... more »

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New thread FS: DK 2015 X-Model Frame 2/5/2016 3:03 PM

Purchased this over the summer, but changed to a smaller frame. It's in great shape. No dings or dents, never even grinded on it. Looking to get $125 (or best offer) shipped and paypal'd for it. I have a bunch of feedback on other forums and ebay if

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New thread Raptor freecoaster maintenance/durability 2/1/2016 11:10 AM

Thinking about picking up one of the Shadow raptor complete wheels to give the free coaster thing a try. I'm curious about how easy it is to service/maintain the hub and how well does it handle abuse? I'm not particularly tough on bikes, but I like to ... more »

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New thread Need help finding some hub guards 1/11/2016 7:02 AM

I bought a DK X-Model 2015 complete back in the summer and want to grab some hub guards for it, but not sure which ones are compatible. Both the front and back are female threaded with 3/8" screws. Here are the listed specs for the wheels/hubs: DK 9t ... more »

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New thread Frame size 10/8/2015 9:21 AM

Thinking about getting a different frame but curious about how much of a difference it will make in the overall feel. The major difference is I'm looking for one with a 20" TT vs the 20.75" I have. The chainstays are typically .25 to .5 shorter than ... more »

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New thread Request: New Regional Forum - mid-Atlantic 7/14/2015 5:35 AM

New-ish member to the site and just recently getting back into bmx. I find it hard to believe there's no group for people in the mid Atlantic region. It seems like the New England forum is mostly talk about what's going on in NY, but what about folks ... more »

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New thread Question about getting new cranks 6/26/2015 10:41 AM

I've been riding on a 2015 DK X-model for the past couple of weeks after getting back into it after a few years off. It has a 175mm cranks, but to me they feel a bit long - i'm 5'5" - and i've been thinking about trying out 165mm cranks instead. What ... more »

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New thread Getting back into riding; bike suggestions 5/16/2015 1:00 PM

Long story short, I used to ride years and years ago and got the itch recently to get back into it. I was going to dig out my bike from my parent's garage and clean it up, but the wheels and chain are in very rough shape. Overall, most of the parts are ... more »

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