Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > BMX
Reload this Page >

Help with my bike... again

Notices
BMX Dirt, vert, flatland or street? Drop in the BMX forum to talk to other 20" riders around the world. What is the best BMX bicycle for you? Learn all about it here.

Help with my bike... again

Old 02-16-02, 10:28 PM
  #1  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Help with my bike... again

well i just posted somthing but it seems no one knows much about free agents.I'm about 5'10" and never ridden before... my budget is 200-250 dollars. Any advice?
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-16-02, 10:43 PM
  #2  
Flatland Freak
I HAVE A BIG
 
Flatland Freak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Skowhegan,Maine
Posts: 167
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
What kind of riding are you gonna be doing? Street, Flatland, Skatepark, Dirt???
Flatland Freak is offline  
Old 02-16-02, 10:55 PM
  #3  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Ummmm... Ihave no idea. I just wanna go with my friends and they dirt jump.
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-16-02, 11:54 PM
  #4  
Flatland Freak
I HAVE A BIG
 
Flatland Freak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Skowhegan,Maine
Posts: 167
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
hmm...sorry, but I'm not really into the Dirt Jumping scene anymore so i can't really help you out al that much. Sorry man, but im sure youll find a bike thats right for ya. Good Luck
Flatland Freak is offline  
Old 02-17-02, 12:55 AM
  #5  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanks anywayz
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-17-02, 01:41 AM
  #6  
alan
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Australia
Posts: 67
Mentioned: 8 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
I am into dirt jumping but I live in Australia so 200-250 is useless to me but anyone Redline just brought out a limited realese on their Double X Dirt Jumper. It is the regular Double X but comes with 3-piece cranks.
www.redlinebicycles.com/home3.html
I have a 2002 Specialized Vegas TR-X and what the amount of abuse I have put it through. It is one hell of a bike.
alan is offline  
Old 02-17-02, 01:49 PM
  #7  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Thanks. By the way 200-250 american dollars = 386.57 - 483.25 austrailian dollars.
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-17-02, 05:20 PM
  #8  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
IM still lookin for input ppl
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-17-02, 08:21 PM
  #9  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
well i tried. but i gunna order my bike soon. thanks for the input guys.
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-22-02, 09:03 AM
  #10  
ridebmx1661
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Posts: 27
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
what bike u gunna get?
ridebmx1661 is offline  
Old 02-22-02, 05:18 PM
  #11  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
i dunno... im gettin it tomorow
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-22-02, 05:49 PM
  #12  
KleinMp99
New to bikeforýms.net
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Posts: 2,202
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
get a bike with 2 wheels and the arm things that attach to where your feet go, I think you will enjoy one of those much.
KleinMp99 is offline  
Old 02-22-02, 09:20 PM
  #13  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
oh thank you very much. i aprecciate it
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-23-02, 02:48 PM
  #14  
KleinMp99
New to bikeforýms.net
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Posts: 2,202
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
lol...your welcome
KleinMp99 is offline  
Old 02-23-02, 04:11 PM
  #15  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
if any one cares i ended up gettin a haro backtrail x3 today
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-23-02, 04:27 PM
  #16  
alan
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Australia
Posts: 67
Mentioned: 8 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Isn't that a bit more than $250 American?
Good choice!
alan is offline  
Old 02-23-02, 06:35 PM
  #17  
dz_3283
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cottonwood Arizona
Posts: 76
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Yah but i got 50 more bucks and got it for 309.00 instead of 319.00 because the lady was nice at the shop.
I take it it's a good bike?
dz_3283 is offline  
Old 02-27-02, 08:36 AM
  #18  
ridebmx1661
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Posts: 27
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
that is the same bike i have right now. I put My pold haro spryder pegs on them. This is my second haro bike. And now i have come to really hate haro. There bikes are all so heavy. I have olny had my x3 for half a year and i am trying to get rid of it. The parts are not that bad but i hate the frame.
ridebmx1661 is offline  
Old 03-17-02, 06:52 PM
  #19  
EasternRiderTRP
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Posts: 18
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
dude i dont mean to be a dick or anything but i wouldnt trust any haro unless it was a pro model. Way back before i had a brain i was stupid enough to buy a shredder, and i bent the cranks to ****, completly demolished every aspect of the wheel set, and bent the steer tube on the fork. Also that so called "Strait Shooter" isnt so strait anymore. My friend had one on his haro and it bent like a banana
EasternRiderTRP is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.