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About macy`d

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    Alex Mac
  • Birthday 11/12/90

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    trials, mountain biking, vw's
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    alex mac
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    Inspired fourplay, Echo trial 24", Giant Trance full sus
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  1. Ah yeah it is an echo urban, so it won't work with the arcade will it? And the sprocket is a 16T The fourplay has Tensile cranks with an 18T sprocket.
  2. This is my Echo set up dude..
  3. Hi I want to get an arcade frame to replace my old fourplay. Does anyone know if my Tensile or Echo cranks will clear the frame? Or will i have to fork out for an inspired crankset? Cheers Alex
  4. Thanks for the reply. I think I am going to ride it for a month and see if I really get back into it, if I do then I might upgrade. The question is, do i sell the whole thing and start again or strip it and keep the wheels and cranks ect making my new bike a little cheaper to buy? thanks again alex
  5. Hi all, its been a while for me. Been out of the trials scene for along time now. But i have been playing around on my echo trial a little bit then after watching some ali c videos i decided to build my inspired back up. Having some fun on it and am now seriously considering getting an arcade. Not sure if i should just get a frame/kit or sell my inspired and build a complete new bike from scratch again though? I don't really have a clue what my inspired is worth now so would really appreciate it if i could get some rough ideas off you lot. Spec; Inspired fourplay frame echo headset echo forks (cant remember what ones though) First isis BB Tensile cranks and bash DMR V12 pedals Hope pro 2 rear hub in lime green Hope pro front hub red Sun rims DMR front tyre Fat albert rear tyre 4 bolt to V adapter, heatsink i think? Shimano DXR V brake chrome rear Avid bb7 front disc brake 160mm Carbon stem spacers easton vice stem Cant remember what bars they are, for some reason i think they're Gusset risers but not sure. Gusset seat Ti bolts on the stem, rear hub and front disc I think thats it, what do you think? Couple photos of it, could really do with a re-spray. And one of my echo before i dismantled it. Cheers guys Alex
  6. Cheers guys. Ordered the try-all 3D stem 150mm x 30* and the try-all elite bars
  7. As above, just curious to how people have there echo trial 24" set up. I have just got my new 2013 echo and have put my monty ti risers and a try-all stem on there but it's way too low for me. I used to have a really high set up on my Koxx hydroxx 26" then went lower with zoo flat bars and didn't mind it. I'm thinking try-all elite bars and trialtech 130mm 25deg stem. I can't imagine if that would be crazy high or not to bad? Any suggestions? Cheers Alex
  8. Good watch!
  9. Not a problem glad to help, Any time Alex Mac.
  10. Hi mate, Right if the actual allen key head is rounding on the bolt then get some grips on the head and loosen it that way. If that dosn`t work or the freed is rounding off, the only other option really is to cut the head of the bolt off, And then drill it out and re freed it. Have you used WD40 ? If you havn`t then spray a can of that in, And work the bolt loose don`t try and un-do it the whole way straight away work it bit by bit. Hope i was some help, Good luck. Alex Mac.
  11. Get the biggest echo stem you can get, And get the zoo bars trust me you will love it. The zoo bars are nice and wide for great balance and they feel so good for side hopping. Alex Mac.
  12. There isn't a specific tyre pressure for trials its rely all down to personal preference. It is better to run tyre`s relatively flat on rocks so you have more grip, And hard for street (TGS) for less pinch flats. Alex Mac.
  13. I will get back to you tomorrow on that mate thanks.

  14. got a rohloff tensioner...pretty much mint with free mech hanger....

    £35 posted?>

  15. Yea thats nice bud a tad expensive for a chain tensioner I like the tensile ones but i don`t know weather they are ok. Does anyone have any experience with them ?