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Lives in: West Des Moines, IA USA

Member since: 04/06/17

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New thread 180 to 360 2/28/2020 7:02 PM

I can 180 but I don’t hop very high. I try to 180 but it’s not really a bronco hop. When I try to 360 I only land 270. I notice that my front wheel dosent really leave the floor that much and when I try to it feels awkward and I bail.

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New thread Mission Parts 2/25/2020 8:48 AM

So I was checking out the website and wow they hubs the rims the forks are affordable and I was wondering are they worth it? Will they hold up to a beginner?

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New thread Manual help 2/19/2020 2:54 PM

Ive been trying them forever and I’ve been getting better but no matter what for some reason every time I pull up my bike starts turning to the left. I try to move my knees to the right but it dosent seem to help

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New thread Does any grease work? 2/14/2020 4:42 PM

I was wondering if I could basically use any grease to rebuild my Bmx. I was thinking of picking some high temp grease up in Autozone

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New thread Should I use this fork? 2/12/2020 6:43 PM

I have a spare fork and front wheel that I would like to use when learning 360s. Since I heard the fork and wheels take a lot of impact when you learn 360s it’s slightly bent but is it fine to ride? I don’t want to kill my new front wheel and fork yet

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New thread Cult has changed 1/24/2020 1:51 PM

Has anyone ever wondered why cult started making “crew” parts like hubs and bars when it used to have like the cult match hub and stuff. It seems like they aren’t trying to keep up in style because I look at their old hubs and they look cooler then the

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New thread Drive side hubgguard for odyssey clutch 1/18/2020 2:06 PM

Like the title says. I wanna go full street but not hurt my precious hub lol. which huh guard would fit my hub?

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New thread Who else is being hit by the snow storm? 1/11/2020 2:07 PM

I’m snowed in and will no longer be able to ride for a while so I winterized my Bmx by taking it apart and storing it in my closet 🤣

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New thread Spokes coming loose 1/7/2020 7:10 PM

I notice after every day I put in doing 180s or trying 360s my spokes get loose, not tooo loose but not as tight as they where. Should I worry about it? I find myself tightening my spokes every 2 days

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New thread Wrong helmet size 1/2/2020 2:01 PM

Family was nice enough to get me a shadow conspiracy classic helmet for the holidays as a gift. The biggest issue is That it’s too small for me it’s size XS but when I remove the padding it fits better but is it safe to do that? Or does it defeat the

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New thread Pop in the front end 1/1/2020 2:02 PM

On my bike ride home I popped a bunnyhop over a curb and I heard a pop in my front end. I was thinking maybe it was my spokes, they aren’t loose but you can push them together with a little of force. I don’t think it’s my headset since it tight and the ... more »

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New thread Help taking apart a cassette hub 12/17/2019 8:51 PM

I got a cassette hub here and How Can I take it apart in order to swap out old bearings

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New thread A steal deal? 12/16/2019 9:05 PM

A friend of mines wanted to get into bmx and I wanted to help him out so I got a bmx bike for him it’s a haro but what’s your opinion? Did I get a good deal? I paid $120, I was just worried about having sealed bearings. The only thing unsealed

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New thread Secret sauce to bunny hop high 12/4/2019 7:53 PM

What’s the secret sauce, I’d say I can bunny hop on my sleep like no problem but I can’t bunny Hope really high some friends say I bunny hop a little over 3 feet over nothing but when it comes to obstacles I can bunny hop a 3 step stair set or another ... more »

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New thread Kink trident forks. 11/30/2019 1:45 PM

How fucked do they look ik considering keeping them as back up or getting rid of them

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New thread Do newer freecoaster really need maintenance? 11/25/2019 8:31 AM

So back then when I had the odyssey clutch v1 I never opened the hub or lubed the hub. I had it for like 2 and a half years. I didn’t do anything too big on it but eventually the driver got worn out. I just got the clutch v2 and how could I keep it running ... more »

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New thread 360 flat tips? 11/23/2019 9:42 PM

So I got the 180 halfcab and I’m gonna start trying 360s. Any tips ? I’ve heard about the “bar hump” method. Sometimes when I 180 I land more like 225

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New thread Opinion on wearing helmets? 11/23/2019 5:03 PM

Whats your opinion

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New thread Heard of MTNT bmx co before? 11/22/2019 2:09 PM

Anybody ever buy their products

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New thread What trick should I learn next? 11/22/2019 12:12 PM

I got the 180 bunnyhop with a nice halfcab out in my back pocket. What should I try next that isn’t too hard to learn since I would still consider myself a beginner

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