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Old September 22nd, 2009, 08:59 PM   #1
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ok so ive finally gotten back into BMX riding. and i need an assortment of things. Most importantly, i need rims. 2 sets of 20" i prefer hub/rim/spoke combos, as i dont have the patience, or knowledge, for lacing them myself.

Now, i dont need anything over the top as im not going out and doing any major drops or grinding. and i know i probably dont need 14mm a 3/8ths would work, but, its cheap insurance.

Where would be the best place to get these?

and i am finding it impossible to find a 34-40t chain wheel for a poverty 3pc crank, any ideas? the 24t i have now is killing me
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Old September 22nd, 2009, 09:02 PM   #2
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Old September 22nd, 2009, 09:05 PM   #3
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yeah. danscomp used to be my first choice for everything, until a year or so ago when they charged my paypal 198.99 plus 20 for shipping for a 85 dollar 3pc crank, and i never saw a refund. as the statement just said eastern pro QTY: 1 and billed for 198.99. i couldnt prove what i ordered, or how much it was. and i ate the 218 dollar cost for a crank
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Old September 22nd, 2009, 09:45 PM   #4
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eh i guess for the prices, i could give it another try
2 sets of rims, 2 freewheels, 2 tires, 2 tubes, 2 brake cable, 2 brake levers, 2 u brakes, 2 set of pads, 2 sets of grips, 2 chains, a 39t chain wheel

all for 271.81 shipped..
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Old September 22nd, 2009, 09:55 PM   #5
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i mite have a bigger plate for ya but you would have to drill a hole in the plate for the lock on the arm and you also will have to get a new chain. but ill look and get back to you if not hunters here in town has some nice prices on sprockets and theres a new bmx store in plainwell in front of walmart you might wanna check out all his prices are cheaper then danscomp....... and i know what you mean that gearing killed me for the distant rides but i had it setup for park.
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