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Reply to Bar Height 4/30/2013 7:57 PM

depends on the bike! one inch rise fore slope and Fr bikes. and two inches on the dirt jumper. XC is 1/2 inch

New thread Leatt or EVS 12/3/2012 5:56 PM

Im looking for pure wearability. i dont want it in the way. do u do a leatt dbx or an EVS r4? opinions or insight pleaseeeeeeee

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Reply to Fitness training for DJ's 5/21/2012 7:31 AM

i concentrate on dirt jumping but getting involved in a different type of riding has put me into great shape. try out an XC bike or even a road bike

Reply to Dirt Jumping Roll In 5/21/2012 7:28 AM

angles depend on how far away the roll in is from the take off and how high you are willing to make your drop in. A lot of dirt jump building is preference though. if you wanted to make a wood drop in try looking at plans4ramps.com theres some good ideas ... more »

New thread shoes 510 vs Teva 5/21/2012 7:22 AM

im getting new shoes soon, i have teva links and they work pretty well and im wondering what i should get for my next pair. Ive been looking into some 5.10 freerider pros and they look sweet. I have heard nothing but good for both shoes but i cant tell ... more »

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New thread summer bike camp 4/24/2012 6:58 PM

ok im trying to get my parents to send me out west for some real riding this summer. having family in park city, thats the only area where i can go besides vail. So thif at means its no for woodward west, SGC, and camp of champions ): Id like to find ... more »

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New thread Steertubes 2/28/2012 4:44 PM

Is it possible to change a fork with a tapered steer tube to straight? as in- buy a tapered fork and put a different steer tube on it.

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Reply to WOOD LIPS 2/18/2012 8:07 PM

How did you guys make the jumps so smooth? could somebody post a pic of the support system mabe

New thread another building jumps 2/17/2012 5:36 PM

My friend and I have access to dirt but we wanted to build some jumps out of plywood and 2/4s we are looking to build smooth takeoffs and landings but we heard there were some particular angles and strategies for building them. any tips?

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New thread bar spins and shifting 1/1/2012 6:35 AM

I saw a few dirt jumpers with a cassette and rear derailleur, and it had both front and rear braking. What confused me is that the rider was able to barspin several times. I know a detangler would allow for barspins with both brakes installed but how ... more »

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