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Old 10-04-07, 04:01 AM
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Stuck choosing between these...Help!

Hi , I'd really appreciate it if anybody could help me choose between the following bikes, I'm looking for something to do a little bit of street, nothing too full-on, I'm 6ft 3" and weigh approx 190lb, so I guess it's gotta be pretty strong.

here's 3 in my price range,

FITBIKECO AM - https://www.tritoncycles.co.uk/produc...d=m10b0s8p3219

EASTERN BATTERY - https://www.onyerbike.co.uk/buy.asp?id=1218&bike=true

KINK GAP - https://www.alansbmx.com/product_info...oducts_id=5321

Thanks in advance,

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Old 10-04-07, 07:25 AM
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Old 10-04-07, 08:08 PM
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u know there's a bike by black eye, it's called the nfg, it's got a full chromo frame, u guys think this one is good? it's only a little more
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Old 10-05-07, 09:06 PM
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Old 10-06-07, 12:07 AM
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anything with a full chromoly frame would be heaps better.
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Old 10-06-07, 12:25 AM
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The Pistola isn't to bad for the price, but it has horrible dropouts.
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Old 10-15-07, 03:24 PM
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why the kink? it's the only one of the 3 that seems to have a freewheel instead of a cassette, aren't those better or are there other things that are more important?
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The more chromoly, the better.
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okay right, cromo because he said it had to be strong. is it such a big deal if you weigh 135lbs?
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yes.
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thanks, this is good to know cause I'm shopping around, thinking about getting a 20incher.
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I took the route of not getting a full-chromo frame and I am paying for it. My backend of my frame isn't full-chromo and that just so happens to be the area in which my frame is bent and is about to crack.
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I wouldn't want to be riding it when it snaps in two. OK maybe it won't be that bad.
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Old 10-16-07, 10:37 PM
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like cheap dks.
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