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David's Bicycle Shop

Posted by Matthew Poster on

The BMX world is a pretty specific niche market. The old school BMX world is even smaller so having good people on your side and working together to bring high quality parts and service is what makes you and your brand.  I met David from David's Bicycle Shop online and after some back and forth, he decided to support BASIC's effort and offer our products through his retail store located at 917 N Hwy 67 suite 204, Florissant, MO 63031. David builds some of the sweetest bikes I've seen and wins at the shows with his outstanding attention to detail. David...

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Skyway Tuff Wheels Restoration

Posted by Matthew Poster on

So a friend of mine saw pics of some blue Tuff Wheels I restored bitd and asked if I could help with a couple of pairs he had. Here's a link to those pics: https://www.facebook.com/groups/482095775319071/permalink/874226572772654/ He dropped off a pair of yellow and red Tuff's that had some serious aging issues along with one being totally spray bombed. Just looking at these things I knew my work was cut out for me! I had to get them cleaned up to evaluate and see what I was working with. I started by disassembling them using my cone wrenched, axle vise and freewheel...

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