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stock Langster no bar spin capability internet check

Old 12-06-08, 11:15 PM
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stock Langster no bar spin capability internet check

I have a Langster Las Vegas ed. and I just bought some flat bars from Soma... I took the brakes off and come to find out, my tire hits the down tube when I spin the bars... How lame ya know?
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Old 12-06-08, 11:19 PM
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Just lay the fork out on your drive way and have a pass at it with your car.
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Old 12-06-08, 11:23 PM
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Originally Posted by cbfight View Post
just lay the fork out on your drive way and have a pass at it with your car.
+1
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Old 12-06-08, 11:25 PM
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if you want instructions
http://vimeo.com/2364629
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Old 12-06-08, 11:48 PM
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Nah mang you're thinking about the older old langsters. If you flatten out your soda can bike's frame it will barspin
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Old 12-06-08, 11:59 PM
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lol... cars
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Old 12-07-08, 12:36 AM
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the city edition langsters have carbon forks, amigos
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Old 12-07-08, 01:02 AM
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all langsters have carbon forks u.u

that video is hilarious btw

sounds like you forgot to check the bread for mold before you toasted it : P
the langster has road bike geometry as well . . . not sure if that's the specific problem. . . but it could be. why do you need to barspin a langster anyway, all the hipsters are already mad at you for riding one, why try to fit in with a bike that doesn't fit with the "in" crowd? (yes, this is semi-sarcastic)
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Old 12-07-08, 08:25 AM
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get a 650c front wheel if you _NEED_ to do barspinzzz
otherwise just be happy with your bike as is
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Old 12-07-08, 11:21 AM
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Originally Posted by K_phomma View Post
Nah mang you're thinking about the older old langsters. If you flatten out your soda can bike's frame it will barspin
Ball peen hammer FTW!!
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Old 12-07-08, 03:53 PM
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Originally Posted by Fasto View Post
I took the brakes off and come to find out,
Dude, you actually had brakes on your fixie?
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Old 12-07-08, 05:39 PM
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um to bend carbon, all you do is heat it up with a blowtorch, then it folds like a sparton frame.
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Old 12-07-08, 08:56 PM
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langsters have special edition carbon forks, bendable by a patented carrunover technology. just run it over, and post pics
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rearwheel spins are gonna be all the rage soon.
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Originally Posted by dougland89 View Post
if u absolutely need to bar spin get just the front wheel of these:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...MEWA:IT&ih=005

26'' front wheel has the same 100mm spacing you need.
hah they'd make a killing if they made those in 700
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Originally Posted by dervish View Post
if you want instructions
http://vimeo.com/2364629
HAAHAAAAhahaahaah!!!!!
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Originally Posted by jussik View Post
Dude, you actually had brakes on your fixie?
I have two brakes on my fixed gear... Left the rear on because I was going to install my freewheel on the flip flop, but never got around to it. I figure two can come in handy if I start riding some big hills, but that hasn't happened either.
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Old 12-07-08, 11:13 PM
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Originally Posted by jussik View Post
Dude, you actually had brakes on your fixie?
i can't even tell if people are being sarcastic anymore...this is either a brilliant post or a facepalm. this time the interwebs haz gone too far.
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you obviously don't know the internet.
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Originally Posted by iamthenoise View Post
i can't even tell if people are being sarcastic anymore...this is either a brilliant post or a facepalm. this time the interwebs haz gone too far.
To make this even more complicated, let me just tell you that I have one track bike with a front brake, and another one without a brake, and the last one does barspinzzz with a 650c on the front.

Now you decide whether I was being serious or sarcastic.
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Old 12-08-08, 02:50 AM
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Originally Posted by jussik View Post
Now you decide whether I was being serious or sarcastic.
i looked at some of your other posts....i officially think "dude, you actually had brakes on your fixie!?" is genius.
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Originally Posted by iamthenoise View Post
i can't even tell if people are being sarcastic anymore...this is either a brilliant post or a facepalm. this time the interwebs haz gone too far.
i was going to say the same thing about the same post. I cant even tell anymore, at least not on this forum
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(he's hazing the OP)
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