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BMX is a style of off-road bicycles used for racing and stunt riding. It also refers to the sport itself.

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Help identify BMX please - possibly 80s or early 90s

I recently picked up this old BMX bike for AU$5 at a garage sale. I was originally only interested in the Skyway Turbo Disc chain wheel, but decided I would strip the whole thing and give it a new ...
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Anyone know what brand this emblem is from?

I am curious to know if this is a custom head badge or if it is a stock emblem. searched the images on head badge sites but no luck. I even uploaded image to search by image engines and no correct ...
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Will 20 inch BMX wheels fit a folding bike (with 20 inch wheels)?

I'm renovating a folding bike with 20 inch wheels and want to replace the wheels. Will BMX wheels fit ? I get it that I will probably have to go single-speed and therefore also replace the crank ...
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help me identify/find more info about bmx forks with this symbol - &

Trying to find out as much as I can about these forks and the logo. Originally the forks were grey and had a big sticker of this symbol ( & ) on one side. As you can see in the picture there is a ...
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What bmx logo brand this is please help it has a lower case b or upside down p n a right side up p in the shape of a rocket

What bmx logo brand this is please help it has a lower case b or upside down p n a right side up p in the shape of a rocket
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No resistance when pedalling on BMX

When I’m pedalling on my BMX it has no resistance - it feels like a mountain bike in low gear. Does anyone know how to fix it?
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BMX bike brand frame

Can you help to tell me what this frame is
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What brand of frame has a star cutout behind the seat?

What bmx bike has a star cut-out just behind the seat? sealed bb.
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Deformed handlebar

My problems with this bar started with it slipping every time I jumped or yanked the bars back. So I had to tighten the screws frequently. Tightening probably caused it to deform and become oval shape ...
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Can anyone identify this logo?

I think its a bmx sold as a complete bike from anywhere between 2010-2014?
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Hi can anyone name this frame

Hi, im looking to identify this frame f anyone can tell me??? Thank you if you know :)
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What year is my bmx diamondback [duplicate]

Serial number is F5065423 there's also another number is fw22107 I can't find it on the Internet. Need to know what year was it made. Thanks
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I want the year and model of my powerlite BMX bike [duplicate]

This is my powerlite BMX bike. The serial number is ACC93J0783 I would like to know what year and model it is.
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Can any one tell me what make for bmx this is plz [duplicate]

Hay hay the serial number is :RPFJ998250 CAN ANY SHEAD some light on this for me plz
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Any idea what this is, seller says it's a Haro

This bmx is advertised as an old school Haro but I'm not so sure it is.
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What year is Dyno “air” anodized red 3mag wheel

What year is my Dyno "air" anodized red 3mag wheel?
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Identify this BMX logo please?

Hi all, having trouble identifying this logo found on my Bmx frame- any ideas? Many thanks More info: It was bought with all high end parts- and was said to be WTP Justice or other WTP frame—...
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Help please with this picture. Bmx frame

any help please with this picture would great. Any info. Trying to find out the make off this bmx frame. The serie number is r87071855
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Bike tube going flat for no reason

My BMX bike front tire went flat on me for no reason. My room wasn’t warm at all, but it was cold. I don't know if that caused it because only my front tire went flat not my back. Any suggestions? I ...
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I have a bmx bike that i bought as a Subrosa but someone told me that it's an Eastern.I don't know what bike or frame it is

It was listed as a Subrosa.It had Subrosa stickers and the headset was turned around so the seller could put a Subrosa sticker on it.It has a seat that looks like it's Subrosa but underneath it says ...
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I'd like to know what kind of bmx bike I have

I got this frame in an old pile of junk ,can you please let me know what kind it it t/y
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What is this BMX brand logo?

I bought the a new bike at the local BMX shop but what brand is this logo? I don't have any idea.
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What kind of bike do I have? Serial number is VF-8S3-20.5-9 [duplicate]

BMX frame has two holes on front tube for forks.
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Help Identifying BMX

My old bike which I inherited from my sister back in the 80s. Would love to do this up for my children, maybe get it sandblasted and resprayed. But would love to find the replacement stickers and ...
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Is there such a thing as a 25mm crank puller?

I have a BMX with a Primo Pro crank on it that I need to remove. The thread in the crank arms that the crank puller would normally screw into has 25mm diameter but I only seem to be able to find 22mm ...
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What model of wethepeople bmx bike is this? HBOAG75989

Can someone please tell me which type of wethepeople bmx bike this is? Serial Number HBOAG75989
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I have a Mach One BMX, help me decipher its serial number [closed]

I have an all original (as purchased) GT Mach One, but I can not find typical info a serial number and other stampings usually provide. Can any of you steer me in the right direction to help decipher ...
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I need to identify what kind of bike I have

I need to find out what kind of bike I have I just got it it seems nice I just need to know what it id
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I bought a bmx with a 20x2.35 inch tyres on them, can i buy and put a 20x2.4 inch tyre on them without changing the rim and inner tube? [duplicate]

I bought a bmx with 2.35 inch tyres on them , could I buy and put 2.4 inch tyres in the same rim and do I have to get another inner tube for it ?
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Help me find my BMX brand please! [duplicate]

Hey!! So a few years ago, an old man gave me this bmx but it was very old so me and my dad decided to fix it. The seat is new and so are the tires. The rest is all original, could someone help me? I ...
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BMX frame logo identification

I have a BMX frame with a stylised "h" on the rear forks. Can anyone ID it for me?
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What process do you use to start a BMX program in an area without one? [closed]

i would like to start a BMX program for our local youth. How do you go about setting one up?
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Do Left handed bikes feel different to ride?

Want to buy a BMX bike but they only have left hand drive ones in stock. Does it feel the same as a right hand drive?
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Can I swap BMX wheels for a larger size?

I am a 5 foot 10 inches 14 year old boy who would like to get into riding a BMX. So if I was to buy a BMX with a certain size wheels, can you swap them for bigger wheels
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Is it possible to use BMX steerer (stem+handlebars) on fork on folding bicycle?

II want to replace my folding bike's steerer with a BMX setup. I've been told by a bike shop that it is not possible because the steerer tube protrudes 10 cm higher than the frame tube.
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Do half link chains work on any bike and what is their purpose?

Do half link chains work on any bike? What is the purpose of a half link chain? I've noticed that only BMXers and DJers use them, and that leads me to believe there is a technical reason behind ...
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Free agent model? [closed]

need a little help to figure out the model and the year of this Free agent
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My crank slips I think

I've got a 2015 premium bmx. When I start to pedal, the left crank kinda slips, if that doesn't make sense, let me siimplify it. When I pedal, it's like it doesn't grab the chain or something, like it ...
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I have a bmx I can't figure out with a stamp of ia* on bottom side front of frame

Ok I just aquired a bmx through trade with a stamp of ia* on bottom side of frame and a serial # of wtu208po15oh and a secondary # of 312962
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Measure Spoke Tension on BMX Wheel

I'm building a 20" BMX wheel. I want to check the spoke tension, I'm not sure how to do that accurately. It's a high flange hub laced 3x with 186mm spokes. Because of that, the cross is just off ...
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Do you know the make of this BMX bike?

Do you know the make of this BMX bike? The only identifying mark is a stamped M on the rear of bike. Picture of frame stamped on trackend/dropout at right-rear of bike.
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Mongoose bmx ,serial number identification [duplicate]

A while back I bought a an old Bmx bike I'm certain it's a mongoose but I'm not sure what year I plan to restore it but I'd like to know exactly what it is first. Can anyone help with serial number ...
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I have a bike that I would love to know what kind

I have a bike that I would love to know what kind it is if anyone can help it would be grateful.. The serial number is 0960668010 and I can fix it anywhere
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Does anyone know what frame my bike is pls? [closed]

Hi need help finding out what frame my BMX is. Serial number is YSEL11E1518 under next to serial number says made in Taiwan ). Wheels are from a different bike I think pls help ??
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Can you identify this bike/frame?

Hello though this might be a good place to ask this.anyone knows this bike?
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Ghetto Tubeless w/ Gorilla Tape on a BMX Bike or Dirt Jumper - Good Idea?

Why or why wouldn't you go tubeless on a 20" BMX or DJ bike? Got a lot of pinch flats recently and was look for a better solution than having to buy a tube every day/ I was considering doing the ...
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What is the foam tube on the top of bmx frame for?

What is the foam tube found on some bmx bikes for? Here's an example: Besides for advertising, I'm guessing its there to save biker's legs when doing tricks, but I could be wrong, because I've seen ...
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Why don't BMX plugs fit on MTB riser bar?

In a previous question, I have been told that the grip diameter of a MTB riser bar is 22.2mm. From research I did, the grip diameter of BMX handlebars is also 22.2mm. In fact, it's possible to use BMX ...