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  1. #1
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    noob to the DJ/urban scene

    im 6 foot 1 around 200 pounds and i was just wondering what whould be a good begginner bike for dj/urba riding. Im either looking for a good frame under 350 or a complete for under 600. Im willing to try and build one. i found a specialized p grom 21 inch for 550 is this a good deal?
    Last edited by slevin2313; 02-23-2009 at 05:09 PM.

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    I may be wrong, but I thought the P Grom was designed for small dudes. Yes there are some 24" wheel mtbmx's that are built for big riders....but I think with the "grom" they built a small frame.

    2008 DK Xenia - $640.00 - On Sale for $600.00 with FREE SHIPPING

    Pronounced (Zeen-ya) the DK Xenia is DK's big bike built with a BMX mindset. We took our BMX experience and applied it to a chromoly single speed hard tail that's fun to ride on and off road. This new 26" includes a 100mm travel fork and a mix of all terrain and BMX componentry

    FRAME: Double Butted Chromoly

    TOPTUBE: 22"

    FORK: Marzocchi Dirt Jam Pro 100mm

    HANDLEBAR: Alloy 30mm rise

    GRIPS: DK Vice low flange

    STEM: CNC alloy 40mm

    HEADSET: 1-1/8" integrated FSA 45/45



    REAR BRAKE: Avid BB5 Mech. Disc


    CRANKS: DK Social 170mm

    BB: DK Euro 19 sealed

    PEDALS: DK Platform

    SPROCKET: DK Iron Cross lite 33T


    CHAIN: KMC 410

    RIMS: Sun Rhyno Lite XL 36H

    HUBS: Sealed w/ bmx axles

    SPOKES: Stainless Black

    SEAT: DK Huck It

    SEATPOST: Chromoly Micro Adjust

    TIRES: Kenda K-Rad 26 X 2.3

    ACCESSORIES: Resin Anti Throttle bar end

    COLORS: Olive Drab

    Mongoose Ritual .... I don't recommend RST forks. I may be wrong but the ones I have ridden have felt bad, and there have been complaints online.

    2009 Mongoose Ritual Street (reg. $849.99)
    Our Price: $799.99

    FRAME: 4130 CroMoly 26" Jumping with Disc Brake Mounts, Optional Canti Mounts, 135 Hub Spacing, Bolt-on Derailleur Hanger
    FORK: RST Space Jump, Air Spring, Rebound Adjust, 20mm Thru Axle, 100mm travel
    DRIVETRAIN: 33t Chainring, 16t Cog, 3-pc Heat Treated Tubular CrMo Crankset with 8 Spline Euro CrMo Spindle
    BRAKESET: Hayes MX4 Mechanical Disc with Forged Levers, 160mm rotors

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    i ordered a steelhead and will be building it up before spring. thanks for the help

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    slevin, eh? lucky number slevin... great, great movie. One of my favorites.

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