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Old 06-23-08, 03:35 PM
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What's the lightest BMX bike you can think of?

20" bmx bike.

1. Brand
2. Price
3. Weight
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Old 06-23-08, 03:45 PM
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Old 06-23-08, 04:14 PM
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im a rookie to the bmx scene but is this is?

Intense bmx
$339.99
17 lbs
DansComp
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Old 06-23-08, 04:44 PM
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wow, that's really light compared to the bikes ive been looking at.
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Old 06-23-08, 07:16 PM
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That's because it is a race bike.
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Old 06-23-08, 08:51 PM
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Plus it's meant for little kids, there's usually a weight limit on those. You can tell by the short cranks and weird seat, and the 'expert' in the name. The ones that say 'pro' are for normal sized people.
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Old 06-23-08, 08:54 PM
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Alumnium frames will get you hurt if you ride them on the street hard...
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Old 06-23-08, 10:10 PM
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What if you use alumnium frames for wheelies/manuals, jumping off sidewalks, and short commutes around the city? (less than 5 miles)
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Old 06-23-08, 11:13 PM
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Than you suck.
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Old 06-23-08, 11:33 PM
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thanks, but would the bike do fine under those conditions?
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Old 06-24-08, 12:14 AM
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why not buy chromoly
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Old 06-24-08, 12:18 AM
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heavier, i just like having a really light bike, lol.
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Old 06-24-08, 12:20 AM
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You are an idiot.
Man I hate people who stress about the weight of their bike.
Having a super light bike isn't going to make you a better rider.
Man the fark up!
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Old 06-24-08, 06:56 AM
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just get like a typical 29-33 lb haro if tahts all you want...
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Cromoly frames are just more comfortable to ride than aluminum ones. The metal gives a little and absorbs vibrations. If you get one of those super light race bikes and ride it on the street, especially with high pressure tires, it'll be harder on you than a few extra pounds and a cromoly bike would be.
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Old 06-24-08, 01:50 PM
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Specialized fuse. Great bike. Very light. Depending on how much u want to spend u can get a good one or really good one. There are no bad ones. I own one. price between $300 to $700. heres an link. www.specialized.com
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Old 06-24-08, 02:46 PM
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Chromoly can be as light as aluminum. there are 4 pound chromoly frames.
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Old 06-29-08, 10:35 PM
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fit street flow series like 26 lbs or sumthin 700 bucks but u can get something cheaper like an eastern or haro or cheaper fit and make it lighter than that for less money
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Old 06-29-08, 11:36 PM
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how could i lighten it?
which are the key parts that should be replaced?
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Old 06-29-08, 11:59 PM
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Drilling holes.
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replace the frame
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Old 06-30-08, 07:28 AM
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Man dude I like my bike cause i can jump with it from everywhere and i dont care about the weigth so much... i wouldnt like if the aluminium frame got stuck in my as* in the middle of the street...
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