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6/11/2010 2:38 AM

i have been wondering the best way to make a crank stop as i have been trying tail-whips and the pedals are moving whilst spinning then i try to put feet on and it is all out of whack. i have tried just using the breaks but it doesn't spin as well. i was wondering what would be better a couple of cable ties or a hose clamp. and i was thinking just use an old tube and cut it up.

any suggestions would be nice thanks

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6/11/2010 6:24 AM

Most guys use a hose clamp and old cut up tube

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6/11/2010 9:29 PM

depends what cranks you are running, these might help if your running a bmx style crank

http://transitionbikes.com/NotBikes_CrankStopper.cfm

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two wheels, one love.

6/18/2010 4:18 PM

dude i used a rubber adapter thing that came from orileys auto parts for 4 bucks and a regular hose clamp. I tried using a tube and the clamp but i have a mega exo bottom bracket and the tube kept getting stuck between the crank and bb and jamming. the rubber i used is a bit thicker so it dosent get caught so easy....

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Losers make excuses, Winners make it happen!

7/4/2010 3:04 PM

Just wrap an old tube and zip tie it.

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