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Old 01-22-06, 10:39 PM   #1
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bmx or mtb for dj

Is it easier to take a bmx bike or a mountain bike off a dirt jump
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Old 01-22-06, 10:48 PM   #2
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It depends on exactly what type of dirt jump you're talking about.
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Old 01-23-06, 03:04 PM   #3
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Pretty much.
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mtb all the way!
you've got all the advantages!

suspension, bigger wheels, better brakes etc...
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Old 02-06-06, 03:45 PM   #5
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Yeah, all that and being a **** for actually needing suspension to ride trails.

Burn? I think so.
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Old 02-06-06, 04:21 PM   #6
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it all depends on what u are riding, like what beerman said
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Old 02-06-06, 10:05 PM   #7
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Yeah, all that and being a **** for actually needing suspension to ride trails.

Burn? I think so.

MTB and BMX trails are far different.
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