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Old 01-02-16, 04:16 PM
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New BMXer advice??

Hey guys I've been wanting to get into BMXing for a while. I've ridden my friends a few times and always had fun I need some advice what to look for. I've been looking at a 2013 Kink barrier asking 175 on craigslist. Would this be a good beginner bike? Is that a decent price for a kink barrier? I'm thinking about getting the bike and working my way up from there. Thanks a lot everyone!!
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I can't help you with the bike you mentioned but good luck and have fun.

I was in a Toys R Us the otherday and saw some pretty nice 20" BMX's at very good prices.
But not knowing your age they may not be right for you.
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don't waste your money on Toys r Us crap bikes. bmx riding is HARD on equipment and a bike from a toy store or department store is going to fall apart under you.

Kink Barrier looks like a solid bike- 100% chromoly frame, sealed bottom bracket. that should hold up fine for a while- Kink BMX ? Barrier

FYI, there are better bmx forums that are a lot more active. I would look into those for future reference.
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