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Old 10-21-06, 01:26 PM   #1
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Best and worst BMX brand

Hello everyone!

I am new here so please excuse me if my question has already been asked 1 million times. I already checked the search engine but I didn't get the specific information that I need, so I am risking this question!
What do you think the worst and cheapest and generally bad quality BMX brand is? And which is the best? I need this for a story that I'm writing in which one character has a really bad second-hand bike (but she thinks it's the greatest) and another character has this great bike that is really expensive and has a whole bunch of accessories. Thank you so much for your help!
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Old 10-21-06, 01:32 PM   #2
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Worst: Poverty
Best: Sunday, Fit, Animal, Tree, etc.
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Old 10-22-06, 04:44 AM   #3
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you forgot odyssey
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Odyssey is included in the etc.

There are a lot of good brands.
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My personal favorites:
Solid, Odyssey, S&M, T1 and Tree.

My least favorite is Poverty and most companys that just make the same stuff everyone else is making, instead of coming up with new ideas.
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Like DMR
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Favorite: Shadow, Tree, Odyssey, Sunday!, and The Take. If the take had a frame in my size, I would do anything to get it.
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I always wanted a Take frame... until I saw Sunday!
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I've actually been looking for ways I could replace the Macneil with a One True Ave frame, but I need another job or a cheaper truck .

Even with a cheaper truck I would need another job .
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You like just got your Macneil...
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Uh, what about Next, Huffy, and anything else sold by an X-Mart?
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Those arent real bmx companys.
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You like just got your Macneil...
Ya, but I like The Take alot more then Macneil.
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[snip!]and another character has this great bike that is really expensive and has a whole bunch of accessories.
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sounds like a dumb story
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If the take had a frame in my size, I would do anything to get it.
What's 'your size'?
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20-20.1.

Bloody small, I could probably go up to 20.25, wich is what I was going to try, or even go down to 19.75.
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i think i might be wrong but you might be able to get a custom one.

im probally wrong.

dont listen to me.
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20-20.1.

Bloody small, I could probably go up to 20.25, wich is what I was going to try, or even go down to 19.75.
I can't use a 20" toptube. The smallest toptube I can use is my friend 20.2". I prefer to have a lot of room and use the 20.5"
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standard byke company

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naaa, standard aren't the best
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Standard = good
Standard (does not equal sign thing) the best
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I can't use a 20" toptube. The smallest toptube I can use is my friend 20.2". I prefer to have a lot of room and use the 20.5"
I would 'bet the farm' that you wouldnt notice the difference between at 20.2" tt and a 20.5"tt...
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I would 'bet the farm' that you wouldnt notice the difference between at 20.2" tt and a 20.5"tt...
Yes, I do actually notice the difference. I've tried a 20.2 and 20.5 and noticed the difference. I can't use a 20 though... that's way too small.
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Haro,GT,Mongoose and hoffman are good
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