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  1. Frame Building
    Hey guys. So I know virtually nothing about polishing metals. I stripped all paint off my titanium hardtail, and just want to give it a clear near mirror finish. I'm currently at a stage of wet sanding it down with a 1000 grid. I already tried polishing it with some polish and a polishing pad...
  2. Beginner's Corner
    Hi there, I've bought a new frame Sonder Cortex and I'm trying to install the headset (zs44 zs56), but for some reason, I can't insert it with my hands, do I need a headset press or the headset is incompatible? Headset: Tbest Fahrrad-Headset, CNC ZS44/ZS56 Fahrrad aus Aluminiumlegierung mit...
  3. For Sale
    Looking for a santa cruz tallboy 2 medium frame (2013-2016). The one I have currently has a broken rear triangle. Would love to buy the frame off your hands if anyone has one sitting around that's good or with some frontal damage! -Better if carbon, but aluminum is also fine. -Model anything...
  4. Frame Building
    Hello Everyone I am new here. I ride long distance enduro motorbikes and am new to (e)mtb. I have a scott genius eride 930 2020. It is great. My dog likes running with the bike, I don't like running her over. I want to use a carbon fiber telescopic pole that will hold the dogs leash about 1.6m...
  5. Rigid/Hardtail Bikes
    Hi all, long time reader first time poster - I searched around a bit but couldn't find anything relating to this, so forgive me if I'm reposting something that's already been discussed or if I'm posting in the wrong sub form. I should preface that this is a bike I'm looking at buying. I'm...
  6. Vintage, Retro, Classic
    So this is an old steel frame that I bought about a month or so ago, it has a chrome finnish but you can tell it's frame from the surface rust that has appeared to the little scratches that went thought the chrome finnish, but it's really light weight. It fits 26" wheels with V-brakes (no...
  7. General Discussion
    Hello Everyone, Here is the back story to my question. I have a 2016 Trek Remedy 9.8 (29er) that has sustained some damage to the carbon frame at the main pivot. All of the carbon correction and bike shops around me have told me that they can not fix the bike and that it is unsafe to ride. I...
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  9. What Bike to Buy
    I have a 2000 Schwinn Rocket 88 that I have to retire...(can't find replacement sleeve bearings/bushings anymore). All of the components are still in good shape. I'm looking for a hardtail frame to switch everything over to. My question is I've noticed that a curved down tube has been the...
  10. What Bike to Buy
    I have an Orbea Hydro Sport and the frame is for recreational rides (a more relaxed geometry). I am going to use it for racing XCM but was wondering if changing the frame with a more aggressive geometry (like an Specialized Stumpjumper HT frame) will help me in XCM. Sometimes when I am going up...
  11. Custom Builders & Other Manufacturers
    it's a Sunn bicycles' frame, and the frame's name is familiar with the Trek's alpha aluminium and it seems very light too, so is there anyone knows sth about this frame? is it a safe frame?
  12. Frame Building
    Carbon DH frame DIY build thread (updated with pics) As promised, a thread about my little DIY DH frame project. A few pics, showing the mold parts, the jig, and the foam core of the main frame. This shows the first of 3 builds. Each to be slightly different in suspension design. The other 2...
  13. New Blk Mrkt Roam Frame

    Blk Mrkt had a one-of-a-kind prototype Roam frame in their booth at Interbike. The Roam is a 5.7-inch trail / freeride frame with a 66-degree headtube angle. Right now there's only one frame and it hasn't even been built up yet (Carter says it will be built and ridden tomorrow). Price is TBD and it
  14. GT XIZANG Titanium Mountain Bike Frame

    GT XIZANG polished Titanium Mountain Bike Frame Handbuilt right here in the USA Sandvik 3AL/2.5V titanium 16"
  15. Mountain Cycle Sin frame

    Just got my new Mountain Cycle Sin frame. Just waiting on my build kit to arrive.
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