BMX - How do i make my bike go faster
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07-16-01, 08:13 AM
please somebody tell me how i can make my bike go faster
07-16-01, 09:37 AM
Put smooth, high pressure tyres on and pump them up as hard as they will go.
To go any faster you need bigger wheels and a different riding position. Stunts and speed dont mix well.
09-10-01, 02:28 PM
Put a 5hp Briggs on it. That would do the trick.
09-10-01, 03:26 PM
Um, eat more wheaties...
09-10-01, 04:14 PM
You could also exercise your legs or something...
09-10-01, 08:25 PM
I am just wondering, why do people even post this stuff? I mean, it's funny, but I'm laughing at you not with you.
09-11-01, 02:26 PM
umm k??? was that supposed to mean something?
09-12-01, 04:16 PM
Yeah, it means the post about "how can I make my bike go faster" is humorous but stupid.
09-12-01, 04:25 PM
Well you have to take in consideration that we have many begginers....Like me...in this BMX forum
09-13-01, 02:49 PM
Yeah. But still.
and many bmxers in this forum are kids(like prepubecent kids)
to answer the question...ride more. depending on age, weight training may or may not help as well
09-27-01, 07:27 PM
Yeah. I've been riding my bike to school everyday so far. I'm 16, have a car, and can drive legally. But I still ride my bike because 1. I love riding. 2. I like to show off my bike. 3. You can check out the honey's without worrying about hitting anyone with your car. I remember when I got my bike, about a month or two ago, I could only ride so long(outta shape). Now I can ride for hours. And it's kewl. Bike's rule. And if I get a job and some extra cash, I'm gonna get this bike from Wal-Mart. It's a miniature thing, they sell them in Dan's Comp. It's about 2' high at the most. Has little 5" wheels(I think so) and a rear brake. Would be awesome to ride to school one day, just to get the looks/laughs.
03-04-04, 01:32 PM
get some profile 3 piece cranks....you can accelerate alot faster...
bigger chainwheel, smaller freewheel, smooth tires. or get a road bike :-\.
04-18-04, 09:00 PM
Experiment how you go faster...
do you change gears, and pedal slower to go faster....
or do you keep it at a lower gear and spin....
also...cramming up your pressure is good too...be in shape...and so on
i've been waiting to debute this bad boy..... good job you jerk!!!!
04-20-04, 05:29 PM
note to Jay:
you are on the bmx forum, these guys dont usually have more than one gear :P
04-20-04, 05:31 PM
you could find a BIIIIG hill...that would make you go faster.
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