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    half pipe

    im thinking about building/putting a miniramp (halfpipe) in my backyard...whats a good size for bmx

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    how much room do you have?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dirtjumpP.1
    how much room do you have?
    between 1/4 and 1/2 of an acre. space isnt the problem. i just want something kinda small and pretty striaght forward in terms of building

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    i would make it a little taller then head high, maybe like a 6 footer

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    i think 6 x 8 sounds good

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    6 feet tall, at LEAST 16 feet wide for any mini ramp that you build. Also, at least 10 feet of flat between transitions, and at least a four foot deep deck on top.

    Plans: www.bmxtrix.com -> how-to -> build ramps

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    Quote Originally Posted by BMXTRIX
    Also, at least 10 feet of flat between transitions.
    Bah. Six feet or larger is fine for the flat.

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