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The Make Niki Croft Signature BMX Frames

niki croft signature frames 1 300x117   The Make Niki Croft Signature BMX FramesCome September, the Niki Croft signature bmx frame from The Make will be released. The full spec features the 4130 Sanko Chromoly, from the seatstays to the 20.6”, 21” double butted top tube and down tube. It has a 13.75 slammed chain stay and a CNC machined, heat treated integrated 75.5 degrees head tube.

Looking at the seat tube, it has an integrated seat clamp with a replaceable nut and bolt. The seat tube is 8.75” in height and internally and externally butted at 71 degrees. It also features removable mounts. The frame has a BB height of 11.5” and with a heat treated 5mm thick for 14mm axle dropouts. The BB Type is heat treated as well externally and internally CNC machined.

The frame weighs 4.6 lbs for 21 inch top tube and comes with two options, one of Gloss Black and the other is Translucent Brown. Both comes…

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2011 Felt BMX Bikes – Completes, Frames, Components

2011 felt bmx bikes completes frames components   2011 Felt BMX Bikes   Completes, Frames, Components

This is a first look at Felt BMX complete 2011 line, which features components, frames, and complete bikes. Felt is known for their wide range of BMX bikes (and pretty much every style of riding), but for 2011, they release something obtainable for all by your riding style and budget. Below we will go over everything.

Felt 2011 BMX Complete Bikes
2011 Felt Pyre BMX
The 2011 Pyre frame and fork is made of 100% chromoly. Featuring removable brake bosses and cable guides, 25/9 gearing, and sealed mid bottom bracket. Retail is $599, weighs 23.2 pounds, and comes in misty matte grey.

2011 Felt Fuse BMX
The 2011 Fuse is a bit heavier, weighing in at 24.4 pounds, and also features a 100% chromoly frame and fork. Includes one set of pegs, mid bottom bracket, and a top tube at 20.8″. MSRP is $479, and is available in…

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SE x US Versus Them Fixed Freestyle Frame

trick frame from se us versus them 300x250   SE x US Versus Them Fixed Freestyle Frame Currently merging its resources and technologies is SE Bikes and Us Versus Them. The objective here was to come out with a state of the art fixed gear freestyle specific frame. The partnership was that of Todd Lyons (SE Brand Manger) and James Banuelos (Special Projects Manager for SE Bikes & CEO of Us Versus Them). After a thorough evaluation derived from creative brainstorming, exchange of ideas and research data gathered from riders and engineering experts, the frame is set to come release soon.

The soon-to-be-released super prototype of the SE x Us Versus Them frame will feature a Full Cr-Mo Frame with a double Butted top tube and down tube. This frame was designed with maximum 50c clearance tires in mind.

Although the frame is still in its evolutionary stage, the final blue print and geometric design is commendable. The new trick frame will be exhibited by team riders Chris…

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2011 Rocky Flow Mountain Bike Prototype Frame

2011 rocky flow mountain bike prototype frame   2011 Rocky Flow Mountain Bike Prototype Frame

A first look for many, Rocky Mountain presents a prototype mountain bike frame known as the Flow which is a 2011 model. We are only in are second month of 2010, but we have a look at the 2011 Rocky Flow? Seems to us the company is looking for user feedback early, which more brands should take note of. The 2011 Rocky Flow Mountain Bike frame is on its way to Spain for Gravity Components, and was just painted with a fresh paint job. Some differences compared to the 2010 frame is a larger headtube, and a more angled geometry. More information, pictures and retail price coming soon.

Source: PinkBike

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Crosslight CSix2 2010 Cyclocross Frame

crosslight csix2 2010 cyclocross frame   Crosslight CSix2 2010 Cyclocross Frame

Kinesis and Upgrade Bikes came together for the Crosslight CSix2 2010 Cyclocross Frame, which is the first all carbon cyclocross frame from the two companies. Apart of Upgrades Advanced Development Program, the collaboration between the two will build off the CSix2 which first released in 2008 – 2009 season, which was rode by Jody Crawforth. Breaking down the Crosslight CSix2 2010 Cyclocross Frame, which uses a carbon monocoque front triangle and carbon rear triangle taken from the first CSix, and adding a new fork specifically designed for the frame.

The Crosslight CSix2 2010 Cyclocross Frame has a somewhat oval shape top tube to resist lateral flexing and comfort, wishbone seatstays, and chainstays for power transfer. For a more sleek look, the cables are run along the top tube, and rear gear cable route helps combat against mud affecting shifting and overall performance. Lastly, the Zero…

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Pantani Frames Now Available in the UK

pantani frames now available in the uk   Pantani Frames Now Available in the UK

Pantani frames, made in Italy, are now available in the UK. They are designed by Davide Boifava, a former pro cyclist and also joint founder of the Carrera Podium Bike Company. The Pantani frames are available in either Skin (aluminum) or Corsair (carbon) in black/yellow, black/blue, and black/red. They feature Marco Pantani’s signature of the top tube. The carbon frame is made using “Solid Carbon” technology, which uses high pressure to make the carbon fiber more sturdy. The other is made with 7005 series T6 aluminum.

Via BikeRadar….

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Lynskey Titanium 29er Frames 2010

lynskey titanium 29er frames 2010   Lynskey Titanium 29er Frames 2010

2010 Lynskey Performance brings us two titanium mountain bike 29er frames, which they did some reconstruction. Known as the Pro 29 and Ridgeline 29, price is $1,995 and $1,595 for a natural satin finish. The Lynskey Pro 29 and Ridgeline 29 features optional slider dropouts and is available in S, M, L, and XL. Starting out in 1999, but known as Litespeed, but in 2005 opened Lynskey.

Source: Bike Radar

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