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Old 03-11-07, 07:12 PM
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Old 03-11-07, 07:20 PM
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Now it's too low.

Just kidding.

Brian Foster said you can't have your seat more than your fist high. And Brian Foster is the man so go by that rule. It was in a magazine.
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Old 03-11-07, 07:20 PM
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If you like it, sure. If I were you, I would point my seat up at a higher angle.
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Old 03-11-07, 07:39 PM
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Originally Posted by FitRider 921
If you like it, sure. If I were you, I would point my seat up at a higher angle.
man you guys are hard to please!

okay i will...like half an inch higher at nose?
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Old 03-11-07, 07:55 PM
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Yeah, probably half an inch to an inch. Try it and see if you like it. Just ride your bike how you like it.
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Old 03-11-07, 08:32 PM
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Nice bike. You've had it that whole time and it's still that clean? Mine was dirty and scratched up the first week, more like the first day.
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Old 03-11-07, 08:48 PM
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Originally Posted by MadMan2k
Nice bike. You've had it that whole time and it's still that clean? Mine was dirty and scratched up the first week, more like the first day.
i know...i haven't been riding.

i hope to get some in over break.
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Old 03-11-07, 10:11 PM
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Looks way better now, but yeah I would tilt that seat back just a bit. Makes it more comfy too. Such a nice set up.
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Old 03-12-07, 05:20 PM
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That is a really nice bike.
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Old 03-12-07, 05:23 PM
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thanks everyone. yeah, i found some skate parks in Az that are bike friendly. hopefully i will have more time once i move and can learn some basics at the parks out there.
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Old 03-12-07, 05:31 PM
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Originally Posted by MadMan2k
Nice bike. You've had it that whole time and it's still that clean? Mine was dirty and scratched up the first week, more like the first day.
word. I was thinking the same thing yesterday, but then got distracted. Damn ADD.
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Originally Posted by FitRider 921
word. I was thinking the same thing yesterday, but then got distracted. Damn ADD.
ADD...try having it's evil cousin ADHD...
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Wow thats so nice! Wow lets get some pictures of you riding?
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I require video's of you falling like you did so many times on your Vagrant.
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i think you should put your seat wherever it is comfortable to you.

mine is 3-4" out of the TT. because when I fakie, if my freecoaster engages, its impossible to backpedal with a slammed seat. and it kills my back to be all hunched over waiting for my run at the park. stupid park, **** you skatepark... its finally warm enough that I dont need you anymore.
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Old 03-13-07, 11:09 AM
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Originally Posted by sbcdestroy
i think you should put your seat wherever it is comfortable to you.
I agree despite the sarcastic first post i wrote. My seats at an all time high of around 1 and a half inches out!
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Originally Posted by sbcdestroy
i think you should put your seat wherever it is comfortable to you.

mine is 3-4" out of the TT. because when I fakie, if my freecoaster engages, its impossible to backpedal with a slammed seat. and it kills my back to be all hunched over waiting for my run at the park. stupid park, **** you skatepark... its finally warm enough that I dont need you anymore.
How is it impossible to backpedal with a slammed seat... You shouldn't be sitting on it while riding.
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you dont back pedal, you just spin the cranks backwards and lift your feet up, atleast thats how the cool kids do it.

note: im not a cool kid.


i like the bike, lets just see some pics of you riding it
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Originally Posted by mude
i like the bike, lets just see some pics of you riding it
impossible...i lifted that image off the net! i don't own a bike. i am a fake.
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I'm going to punch you in the ovaries.
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Originally Posted by mx_599
impossible...i lifted that image off the net! i don't own a bike. i am a fake.
i wasn't doubting it was yours?


but to fit -
SRSLY!
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Old 03-13-07, 06:53 PM
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Originally Posted by mude
i wasn't doubting it was yours?


but to fit -
SRSLY!
i know you weren't

you don't want to see any riding pics yet, i can't do anything.
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yes i do. what seat is that?
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Originally Posted by mude
yes i do. what seat is that?
It appears to be a Coalition. Just like the one i got!
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yours is gayer though. who puts camo on a bike?
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