BMX - new frame
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08-05-07, 08:35 PM
right now i have an old backtrail x2 frame. im looking to get a lighter street frame. i really like the fit s3 aitken. its 14mm dropout so i know im ok with that. im just unsure about the BB. my haro is an american bb and 11.5" bb height. but the fit frame is a mid bb with 11.8" bb height. how can i make this work?
08-05-07, 09:20 PM
get a new bottom bracket. they are not very expensive. you will also need to get a new headset.
the s3 frame will have very different angles to your x2.
they are very nice frames though.
08-05-07, 10:10 PM
ahh, s3 my favorite!
08-06-07, 02:20 PM
thanks a lot.
so i just need to get a new bb:
and a new headset:
and then i should be set?
08-06-07, 02:27 PM
For a bb, this may suit you better. http://www.danscomp.com/456040.php?cat=PARTS
08-06-07, 03:19 PM
If your current BB is sealed you can just press the bearings into the frame without the cups, and just get the Kink headset.
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