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Old 08-20-19, 06:55 AM
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FiftySix
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Originally Posted by Lemond1985 View Post
Yeah, same here. I simply HAD to get my hands on a pair of BMX style bars, WITH the crossbar. The crossbar was indispensable. After all, you could maybe bend your bars or something, without one.

Next, I had to get the number plate, and the BMX style grips. Ditched the banana seat for a road bike style seat. And finally, the knobby tires. I was there, man. Still only had one gear and a coaster brake, but I was a happy 13 year-old kid, equipment-wise.
We converted our banana seat bikes to wannabe BMXers as well. It gave new life to our out of fashion bikes and made them cool again.
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