BMX - Casing
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11-12-08, 07:06 PM
Hey guys i finally got a bike (eastern grim reaper frame , cranks, animal everything else pretty much) and i have been at the skate park the past 3 days, gotta love public skateparks, i have been doing 180s on quarters and for the past 2 days trying to air. I am able to get my front wheel above coping every time i want to but when my back wheel clears it i case, resulting in a nice over the bars descent once, anyway if yall got any tips that would be great
11-12-08, 09:57 PM
dude idk but you need to do a bike check sounds like a nice bike
Well. Try to land a tiny bit farther down the ramp.
Just go small to big.
Don't try to go big the first times.
11-13-08, 07:52 AM
Ok thanks man, i'll give that a try today, and what is a bike check? Sorry im a newbie.
You post a picture of your bike with all the parts on it basically.
11-13-08, 09:50 AM
O ok i gottcha, yea ill get that done sometime
11-13-08, 10:46 AM
if your trying to air out of a smaller quarter with less tanny its going to be harder and require a lot more bunnyhopping at the top.
if your trying to air out of a larger quarter i.e. 6ft + then just go fast and ride up it untill your front tire hits the coping. that is a good indication of when to pull back a little and air out.
This quarter is 7ft tall and has some awesome pool coping at the top of it. Deff fun to ride.
11-13-08, 09:38 PM
Tight pic man, yea the quarter that i bit it on was a 6 or a 7, i guess it just takes a bit of time and some trial and error to get a feel for it just like anything else in this sport
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