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Forum: BMX
03-19-06, 10:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 957
Posted By da_empire04

1.yah 2.yah.. like u said.. just in case ...

1.yah
2.yah.. like u said.. just in case
3.dont b a bum, if u have the chance get the tabs :P
4.nope.. bmx' brakes suck anyway due to it being rear wheel only (or at least as far as the gyro is...
Forum: BMX
03-19-06, 10:39 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 3,700
Posted By da_empire04

cheers... and **** u bmichaelx :) but have a nice...

cheers... and **** u bmichaelx :) but have a nice day ;)
Forum: BMX
03-19-06, 04:11 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 3,700
Posted By da_empire04

no offence but is that actually meant 2 b a trick?

no offence but is that actually meant 2 b a trick?
Forum: BMX
03-19-06, 03:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 559
Posted By da_empire04

lol :P what he said ^^^

lol :P what he said ^^^
Forum: BMX
03-19-06, 03:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,241
Posted By da_empire04

^^^yah... what he said

^^^yah... what he said
Forum: BMX
03-19-06, 03:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 724
Posted By da_empire04

yah.. wellgo platforms are good i have sum...

yah.. wellgo platforms are good i have sum anodised pink ones ;) :>
10-18-05, 07:44 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,845
Posted By da_empire04

i use those pedals on my bmx! :D Go me

i use those pedals on my bmx! :D Go me
10-18-05, 07:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 513
Posted By da_empire04

lol, and did u do it on a rigid with 12mm QR...

lol, and did u do it on a rigid with 12mm QR axles without breaking anything (ie. axle, frame, wrists)?
10-18-05, 07:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 497
Posted By da_empire04

man, seriously, is this a mtb thread or roadie...

man, seriously, is this a mtb thread or roadie thread?
10-03-05, 05:35 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,547
Posted By da_empire04

i ride singletrack for hours and get my bike...

i ride singletrack for hours and get my bike absolutely covered in mud, but always clean my bike after a ride. Ive had a couple of people yell out 'POSER!' when riding around the city doing some UA...
09-29-05, 07:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 485
Posted By da_empire04

do you really think the bikeforums.net...

do you really think the bikeforums.net administrators have a raging mexican food habit? Just a thought lol.
09-29-05, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,780
Posted By da_empire04

ive got Manitou Stance Blunt's (150mm). i weigh...

ive got Manitou Stance Blunt's (150mm). i weigh 90ish (kg's) which is somewhere around 200pounds???. Anyway, i have yet to bottom out and ive done 4 foot drops landing nose heavy, so yeah, the...
09-25-05, 09:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 679
Posted By da_empire04

2.5" front and rear (Kenda's)

2.5" front and rear (Kenda's)
09-25-05, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By da_empire04

yeah, he's a bit anal about grammer/spelling.

yeah, he's a bit anal about grammer/spelling.
09-25-05, 08:47 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,370
Posted By da_empire04

not to start a war, but dont bag FS's because you...

not to start a war, but dont bag FS's because you cant control one.
09-25-05, 08:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 312
Posted By da_empire04

in a fund raising trail ride/race i was in, there...

in a fund raising trail ride/race i was in, there were about 50 other cyclists and we were all still pretty close together coz it was the first km. Both my rear derailleur pulleys came out and i...
Forum: BMX
09-25-05, 08:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,231
Posted By da_empire04

ive spent around AU$1300 on my bmx, but all of...

ive spent around AU$1300 on my bmx, but all of the purchases have been in small amounts. my mtb has cost me AU$1600 stock plus about $400 in tyres/tubes and upgrades.
09-14-05, 06:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,494
Posted By da_empire04

sorry, i cant help myself, i have to point it...

sorry, i cant help myself, i have to point it out! ITS ALIVIO, as in alive, not avilio
09-14-05, 05:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 906
Posted By da_empire04

on the subject of 'toe' ing, ive noticed that my...

on the subject of 'toe' ing, ive noticed that my rotor is at a bit of an angle to the pads and cant seem to fix it. Whats up with that?
09-10-05, 03:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 974
Posted By da_empire04

thanks, i weigh aroung 90-95kg's, currently have...

thanks, i weigh aroung 90-95kg's, currently have a Manitou Stance Blunt 150mm Single Crowns with 12mm dropouts. i do ride my bike pretty hard but im still surprised that ive broken three axles, as i...
09-10-05, 06:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 974
Posted By da_empire04

triple crown forks vs. normal

hi, i've recently snapped my front axle for the third time and am starting to get sick of being unable to ride for a while each time, so im looking at buying some new forks with 20mm dropouts over my...
09-10-05, 05:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 607
Posted By da_empire04

id go for Truvativ Hussefelt if your on a budget....

id go for Truvativ Hussefelt if your on a budget. Ive got them and have never had any trouble, and thats saying something coz im around 95kg's and have snapped so many QR axles....
04-11-05, 08:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 648
Posted By da_empire04

I know for a fact that you will be able to drill...

I know for a fact that you will be able to drill out the presta to make way for shraeder valve with a normal drill bit. Obviously fancy expensive bits are better and make drilling slightly...
04-11-05, 06:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 231
Posted By da_empire04

Hydro brake fluid leaks?

I just got my new '05 Giant AC a couple of days ago, and when i first rode it home, everything on the bike performed as if the price tag were AU$8000 instead of AU$1700. But after about 38kms...
04-11-05, 05:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 612
Posted By da_empire04

i also have the Mity 8. I bought it 3 days ago...

i also have the Mity 8. I bought it 3 days ago (Saturday). It says in the manual that the magnet must be within 5mm of the little black receiver thingy. On my bike ('05 Giant AC), the closer the...
04-08-05, 07:31 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,372
Posted By da_empire04

just thought id chip in on the AC comments: i...

just thought id chip in on the AC comments:
i FINALLY get my '05 Giant AC tommorow. :):):)
04-08-05, 07:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 739
Posted By da_empire04

it might be just the angle i have my one at (yes,...

it might be just the angle i have my one at (yes, just the left), but when i put a second hand grip on it, it wore away the skin between thumb and forefinger real quick. Like I said, could just be...
04-06-05, 09:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 287
Posted By da_empire04

if the Pinnacle is the bike that you started off...

if the Pinnacle is the bike that you started off using, and now you have another two bikes since the Pinnacle was your primary UA bike, why pour money into it?

i mean, you have already stated that...
04-06-05, 08:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 733
Posted By da_empire04

Hey Raiyn, just out of interest,...

Hey Raiyn,
just out of interest, what is your intended future occupation?
04-03-05, 06:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 374
Posted By da_empire04

i wouldnt go for 1 piece types. I ride BMX as...

i wouldnt go for 1 piece types. I ride BMX as well as moderate freeride. i have taken infinite 1m+ falls/drops on my giant AC's hussefelts, and have no problems, but i recently snapped my solid Cromo...
04-02-05, 08:21 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,331
Posted By da_empire04

150mm Manitou Stance Blunt

150mm Manitou Stance Blunt
01-05-05, 12:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By da_empire04

SRAM trigger shifters are an aquired taste like...

SRAM trigger shifters are an aquired taste like caviar, nobody is born wanting them, yet after a bit of use you can't go any other way.

(i have SRAM .7 triggers)
01-05-05, 12:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 575
Posted By da_empire04

Ebay isn't the one ripping you off, the auctions...

Ebay isn't the one ripping you off, the auctions only get above RRP because the bidders continue bidding coz they think: just another $20, just a bit more. If an item is above what you want to pay...
01-05-05, 12:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 274
Posted By da_empire04

chain line (9spd rear w/ 2chainwheels)

hi,
i was wondering if having a nine speed cassette is going to cause a particularly crooked chain when using lowest chainwheel with highest sprocket.

thaz all.
Forum: BMX
12-01-04, 04:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By da_empire04

yeah man, there so fudgeking annoying, especially...

yeah man, there so fudgeking annoying, especially scooters coz they seem to think that all will get out of their way. at least ****** Sk8ers & BMXers (tha ones that suck) usually look out and mumble...
11-28-04, 02:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 908
Posted By da_empire04

the reason that the hookworm has thick sidewalls...

the reason that the hookworm has thick sidewalls is because when doing grinds (especially stuff like feebles) often (almost always) the tyre rubs against the concrete or whatever and wears away the...
Forum: BMX
11-27-04, 01:55 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,184
Posted By da_empire04

stairs: yeah, u do have to bunny hop unless ur...

stairs: yeah, u do have to bunny hop unless ur going extremely fast, but i dont recommend that coz its gives you (or at least me) less confidence. u dont have 2 hop high at all, unless its a really...
Forum: BMX
11-27-04, 01:47 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,642
Posted By da_empire04

i now have an Odyessey Linear Slic Kable now, but...

i now have an Odyessey Linear Slic Kable now, but when i was building up my bike bit by bit, before i had a proper brake cable, i was using three short outer cables (they were short because they were...
Forum: BMX
11-27-04, 01:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 669
Posted By da_empire04

yeah, cos there is more surface area

yeah, cos there is more surface area
Forum: BMX
11-27-04, 01:32 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,672
Posted By da_empire04

who tha fudge throws their bike over a lake>? how...

who tha fudge throws their bike over a lake>? how long was it, id rather try and jump it. Oh, and seriously, how old are you spear lagae (tha 1 who started this thread)?
11-27-04, 01:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 908
Posted By da_empire04

i like the Maxxis Hookworm. It's 26 x 2.5, only...

i like the Maxxis Hookworm. It's 26 x 2.5, only slightler more than what you wanted. Its a heavy (1.23kg ish) tyre, but i like it.
11-18-04, 02:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 635
Posted By da_empire04

pheww. i ride a mantiou stance but not the...

pheww. i ride a mantiou stance but not the recalled one
11-16-04, 04:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 674
Posted By da_empire04

hell, just hope the seller stole it and that its...

hell, just hope the seller stole it and that its worth like $700...

dunno if you want to hear the truth or something to make you smile. I have a $400 duallie which i bought in 2000. It is a POC....
11-15-04, 02:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 671
Posted By da_empire04

outside on bricks, or inside on tiles. Or if its...

outside on bricks, or inside on tiles. Or if its something i dont have the tools for, i save for the tools
11-13-04, 05:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By da_empire04

thanks :eek:

thanks :eek:
11-13-04, 05:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By da_empire04

Manitou Website???

Hey peoples

I was wondering if there is actually a Manitou website, because i wanted some information on their Stance Blunt forks (150mm adjustable) and there isnt really any on the web. Either...
11-13-04, 04:35 AM
Replies: 3,715
Views: 314,017
Posted By da_empire04

Heres my Giant AC 2005. Im gettin it 12 Dec 04....

Heres my Giant AC 2005. Im gettin it 12 Dec 04. Thats why i only have the photo taken by Giant:

http://www.giant-bicycles.com/images/_upload_au/bikes/models/zooms/2005/mod_ac.jpg

and the...
11-13-04, 03:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 851
Posted By da_empire04

I think that you mean pneumatic, not...

I think that you mean pneumatic, not "Hyrdrolics". pneumatics is to do with air, hydraulics is to do with liquids. :eek:

NOTE: not trying to be an a**hole, just felt like correcting
11-12-04, 05:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 551
Posted By da_empire04

yeah, i read about that in the Herald Sun i...

yeah, i read about that in the Herald Sun i think. It was in the sun or age, can't remeber, but yeah, that was a pretty good motivation to get another bidon cage. just felt like sayin something...
11-10-04, 02:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 399
Posted By da_empire04

i know that this tyre doesn't qualify to your...

i know that this tyre doesn't qualify to your specifications, but i have the Maxxis Hookworm (26x2.5) and it handles GREAT on road and hardpack/trails. It does spin in mud pretty easily if you're in...
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