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Old 07-23-08, 07:12 AM   #101
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the new wombolts arent too bad. i guess they updated a bunch of things like the cluster nut.

and all we have near my house is this tiny little outdoor skatepark. basically consists of a 4 ft quarter, a little euro gap, and a 6ft quarter right next to a 4ft speed ramp. and then theres a random rail out in the middle of nowhere. its sad, but they let me in so its cool.
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Old 07-23-08, 02:10 PM   #102
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why do you cops not want bmxers at skateparks?
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Old 07-23-08, 04:13 PM   #103
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Cause they are gay.
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Old 07-23-08, 04:19 PM   #104
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My mate snapped a pair of wombolts the other day.
They are lyk t0ts teh bezt cr4nks!!!!!1
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Old 07-24-08, 01:09 AM   #105
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You can solve the skatepark problem by going when they aren't around, what do you think people would do in a town with like 4 skateparks that don't allow bmxers in do?
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Old 08-12-08, 08:33 PM   #106
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I'm selling my Haro Zippo if anything

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Old 09-05-08, 07:30 PM   #107
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Heh, Dev, how old is that bike? My friend garbagepicked an old Dyno, and that's one of the only other times I've seen a bike w/ a surfer bar and a seat up that high.

Anyways... My cousin was riding my crappy Diamondback Viper X (Only costed around $200, I use it on the rare occasion I decide to ride the local trails, since my other bike weighs more than my car) at a Labor Day party and ended up bending the chainwheel. Would it be worth it to get a decent crank, or should I just go back to the store I bought it at and get the same crank/chainwheel the bike originally came with?
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Old 09-12-08, 09:03 PM   #108
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Im looking to buy a new bike, havent ridden in a few years and want to get back into it. and Im on a limited budget (college student with part time job...)lookin to spend like 250-350(max). Been looking at DK 6 Pack and Haro Forum Intro lite. Dont have the money to build my own at the moment sadly, but any ideas?
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Old 09-12-08, 10:15 PM   #109
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Get the 6-Pack. Or look at a Stolen Wrap.
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Old 09-13-08, 12:41 PM   #110
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Old 09-13-08, 12:53 PM   #111
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Thanks for the suggestions. Why exactly would you choose the wrap over the 6pack? or what about a kink whip?

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Old 09-13-08, 01:22 PM   #112
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Old 09-13-08, 05:29 PM   #113
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Why would you personally choose the kink whip over the the dk six pack and stolen wrap?
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Old 09-13-08, 05:40 PM   #114
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dont get the kink, the frame isnt full chromoly and its more then both the 6 - pack and wrap which are both solid bikes, choose either and you'll be happy.
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Old 09-13-08, 06:03 PM   #115
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oops. i was thinkin of the wrong kink. get the wrap
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Old 09-14-08, 01:04 PM   #116
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Old 09-15-08, 07:28 PM   #117
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Hi im looking to buy my first bmx bike.

I want to get a We the people.
My first option is the 09' Trust.Is it a good bike or any recommendations?
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Solid bike. Hit it up.
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Ok thanks. Good to know.
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yeah sick ride, my buddy got one and its pretty dialed.
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Old 09-17-08, 02:06 PM   #121
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get it.
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Old 09-18-08, 06:33 PM   #122
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What all is necessary to assemble if you order a complete bike from danscomp?
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Old 09-20-08, 12:38 AM   #123
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Hey guys, I've been looking at BMX for a while now, and was interested in getting into it.
I'm about 6' tall and about 180-185 lbs. I was looking for a good beginner bike, preferably all chromo.

Here are some that I found around my area and was wondering whether it would be a good deal.


http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=218...&cat=408&lpid=

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=218...&cat=408&lpid=

If you are feeling extra nice, maybe you could check out the entire page for me?

http://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=486&cat=408

Thanks guys!


P.S. I made a new thread, but thought it was ok to post her too. Sorry about that.
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Old 09-20-08, 06:12 AM   #124
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What all is necessary to assemble if you order a complete bike from danscomp?
this question was asked a while back, and i needed to know the answer cause my brother is gonna get a bike from dans soon. its all simple stuff. like the pedals, the bars, pegs, and i think the brakes too (if it even comes with brakes)
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Old 09-22-08, 12:57 PM   #125
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all right, thanks alot for the info on assembly! I should be able to get all that done easily enough, may need some help with the brakes but there is a bike shop near by that I can ride to.
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