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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 4:14 AM

I'm stuck between these I'm deciding to get the RB2 in brown with tan walls or the BTM in trans gold with tan walls, which one would look better? I like the geo for both frames but which one would be stronger aswell. PLEASE HELP

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Fad3r Fad3r
8/22/2012 9:31 AM

The BTM's in that trans gold are dope

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BmxRida4lyfe BmxRida4lyfe
8/22/2012 9:38 AM

You'll get called a trendwhore but I'd say the BTM is what I'd choose.

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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 10:01 AM
BmxRida4lyfe wrote:

You'll get called a ...more

What do you mean? I don't know anyone with a BTM I just like s&m and was looking at their frames and the BTM came up.

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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 10:07 AM

Also with the short backend on the BTM can I run a rear peg or will I always hit it when I pedal, someone please let me know thanks

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BmxRida4lyfe BmxRida4lyfe
8/22/2012 10:16 AM
BmxRida4lyfe wrote:

You'll get called a ...more

CallMeBaws wrote:

What do you mean? I don't ...more

Well not stating people you know, but tons of people have BTM's.

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Bought from: Ridebmx456 TCbmx(x2) Wade., Ticaleb
Sold to: Sprocket: Mike - E, Front Hub: Kroller, Back wheel: imgoingtohavetocuthere
Local deal for a rear wheel with: bmx

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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 10:23 AM
BmxRida4lyfe wrote:

You'll get called a ...more

CallMeBaws wrote:

What do you mean? I don't ...more

BmxRida4lyfe wrote:

Well not stating people ...more

I'm guessing that's because not many frames have short back ends and s&m kicks ass.

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BMXism BMXism
8/22/2012 10:23 AM

Tons of people have many parts in common, who cares. Its not what you're riding on but how your ride it. Id go for the BTM myself... been wanting one ever since I held it at the shop. And its probly going to hold up to you if it can handle Hoders beastly ass.

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ahren.hays ahren.hays
8/22/2012 10:39 AM

yes you can run pegs on it to answer your question...id just make sure they're a 1.3" diamater so they fit nice on your dropouts...and i dont look at a frame with good geometry from a legit company as trendy, a lot of people have them because they're a good frame

Yours truly, Ahren

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Topsey Topsey
8/22/2012 10:46 AM

I would go with the BTM myself, simply for the short back end & low BB. You run pegs as mentioned look into smaller OD pegs or shorter cranks 170mm should be fine hell there are quite a few cranks coming in 165mm now, never run cranks that short on a street bike myself but the people i know with them seem to get along fine with them, OR... you could get shorter cranks AND smaller OD pegs just to be safe smile

PS: I have a Fit Marv, which has a similar length back end, Im running 175mms & 1 peg on the rear, havent had to many catchs, its do-able but you might find i uncomfortable.

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ahren.hays ahren.hays
8/22/2012 10:56 AM

i have 175mm cranks with a pegs on the right side i think the only time ive hitten them is when im really far back on the pedals...just adapt at first and you wont even think about it anymore

Yours truly, Ahren

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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 11:58 AM
Topsey wrote:

I would go with the BTM ...more

Yeah I'm pretty tall about 6'3 so I like the low bb because it raises the bars a bit and would you think 170mm cranks would feel good I think I have 175mm's but I'm getting profile spline drives.

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Flight-4130 Flight-4130
8/22/2012 11:59 AM

You are an idiot if you pick a frame just because it looks cooler. You need to pick based on geo, both of those frame have TOTAL different geo, so let me ask you this. What typ of rideing are you into?

Me personaly i would cope the RB2 because i hate short backends. I like some booty on my wenches.

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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 12:09 PM
Flight-4130 wrote:

You are an idiot if you ...more

If you actually understood I said I like the geo for both frames both of them feel good to me but which one would last longer the looks is a second choice. I ride street mostly and occasionally a bit of park and street.

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Topsey Topsey
8/22/2012 12:15 PM

Ive just ordered my new frame it has a 13" back end, im abit dubious of getting 165mms, im going with 170mms I cant see it being a huge difference its only 5mm but it puts your feet further forward away from the pegs so all i can think is win/win.

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Brokenbmx Brokenbmx
8/22/2012 12:23 PM

im pretty sure its not recommended to run pegs on an RB2. personally i would say BTM.

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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 12:33 PM
Topsey wrote:

Ive just ordered my new ...more

Yeah I'm going for 170mm's aswell, what cranks and frame are getting? Do you have spline drive I wanna switch.

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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 12:35 PM
Brokenbmx wrote:

im pretty sure its not ...more

Thanks, I'm getting the BTM

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Brokenbmx Brokenbmx
8/22/2012 12:49 PM
Brokenbmx wrote:

im pretty sure its not ...more

CallMeBaws wrote:

Thanks, I'm getting the ...more

solid choice. enjoy the new frame dont forget to post a bike check.

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8/22/2012 12:55 PM

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Topsey Topsey
8/22/2012 1:02 PM
Topsey wrote:

Ive just ordered my new ...more

CallMeBaws wrote:

Yeah I'm going for 170mm's ...more

I am getting....

A Custom FBM frame, just put the deposit down on it today
&
When they are released.... Solid Bitch Cranks & a United Metro Spline Drive.

Wont be getting the cranks for a little whiles though.

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Bmx&volkswagens Bmx&volkswagens
8/22/2012 4:59 PM
CallMeBaws wrote:

Also with the short ...more

at first you will but you'll get used to it and sooner or later you won't hit your foot.

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Bmx&volkswagens Bmx&volkswagens
8/22/2012 5:01 PM
BMXism wrote:

Tons of people have many ...more

exactly tons of people ride the same parts but all of a sudden just cause you have the same frame as someone else your trendy? ha.

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Volkswagen's and Bmx!

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CallMeBaws CallMeBaws
8/22/2012 5:54 PM
Bmx&volkswagens wrote:

exactly tons of people ...more

I'm pretty sure it's just forum talk, anyways no one in my skate park rides a btm most of them ride forecasters and they don't get called trendy fucks. I'm pretty sure it's all forum talk or just what kids call you that are jealous of what you have in the USA.

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