Friday, August 13, 2010

Mike Schmitt's Yo Mang Bike Check






frame: Grime Yo Mang! prototype

fork: NS RNS2

bars: Animal Bob 3.0 cut

stem: Animal Jump Off stem

headset: Animal Integrated

front wheel: Sun MTX33 to Shadow Raptor Hub

rear wheel: Sun MTX33 to Velocity Hub with 13t cog.

cranks: We The People Pro 165mm

pedals: Animal Hamilton PC

foot retention: Grime Prototype by Burro

sprocket: Tree Lite 33t

chain: KMC ½ Link

seat & post: Animal

side notes: Left side drive held on with epoxy, Scrap powder powder coat on bars fork and cranks, 3/8 to 14mm spacer on front bolt for pegless fun,


QnA

What parts do you destroy the most?

Straps. I guess I fall weird.

Whats the weight of your bike? Do you care?

26.5lbs. Hell no.

So you are riding pegless now? What’s good?

Yeah, I destroyed the bearings on my old Miche hub beyond repair. So Chari & Co hooked me up with a temporary Velocity Hub. It has a hollow axel so I don’t plan on riding pegs on it. I figured while I am filming right now

Word on the street is that you have a 9T driver option up your sleeves?

Yeah. I have the fixed 9t hub in my possession right now, but it has a 14mm axel and I am waiting till my next frame with 14mm dropouts.

One word for the Grime?

YES.

7 comments:

  1. i get at least one email a day asking what mike and eds parts list looks like. thank the lord i can just send them here and scratch my nuts instead.

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  2. geax 2.3 you tard

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  3. the front is a geax....the rear is a khe. stoked on the 9t driver mike, as well as the grime burros, im in need of both

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  4. "Whats the weight of your bike? Do you care?

    26.5lbs. Hell no."

    love it.

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  5. Fixed 9th? Has that been done? Seems like that would fail, or wear out really quickly. Seems like a lot of stress to put on 4-5 teeth.

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  6. Are they Scerbo bars with only the top/cross bar kept?

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