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Old 04-01-07, 11:05 PM
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Seat height...

well, I was playing around with my bike the other day and playing with the seat height, and realized that I actually pinch the seat the easiest when it is completely slammed. Anyone else this way, or am I just short?

I also cut my post a little bit, but will probably cut it more when I am sure I like my seat completely slammed.
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Old 04-01-07, 11:18 PM
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Macneil VS. Purple Bike:

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Old 04-01-07, 11:20 PM
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So what is the verdict there?
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Seat heights are pretty much the same, except one is slammed and one isn't.
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Old 04-01-07, 11:23 PM
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So, I guess I'm not the only one.
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If you noticed, the seat tube on my purple bike is quite large, so my seat really isn't slammed.
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Old 04-01-07, 11:44 PM
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The verdict is, he really likes posting pictures of his bikes.
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'tis true.
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My seat is about the same height as WTP's Macneil.

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i ride wit my seat almost slammed but i like up just a bit
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Originally Posted by wethepeople
If you noticed, the seat tube on my purple bike is quite large, so my seat really isn't slammed.
Yes, I did notice that, and I guessed that was where you were going with it. I want your Macneil though.
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i slam it. i dont pinch when i do bars.
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Originally Posted by premiumbmx2005
i slam it. i dont pinch when i do bars.
How can one do a barspin without pinching?
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Old 04-02-07, 07:23 PM
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It's not hard, you just throw the bars.
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Originally Posted by RyanBMX
How can one do a barspin without pinching?
Plenty of pros and other riders manage to do it. I'm not sure how either though.
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It feels like you are pinching the cranks... so you just pretty much pinch with the lower part of your legs rather than with your knees.
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im not sure what i pinch. i just throw them
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bar spins are for *******.

dead sailors are where its at
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Old 04-03-07, 11:40 PM
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I'm not sure I caught that.
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Mine is slammed, i can't do bars though
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Originally Posted by mude
bar spins are for *******.

dead sailors are where its at
I was doing mean bar humps yesterday over the mainline at topia. You shoulda been there.

They looked to gay for the short video i made though.
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Yum.

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360 bar humps are really cool.
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slamed seat all the way, have rly tryed doin bar spins tho, i will have a go
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I like my seat low as well makes it easier for me to huck the bike around if I am just riding trails I will raise it because I am not jumping or futsin around
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