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    bmx question please help! (if you can)

    ok my sister has given me a mission that i wish i hadn't accepted!

    Shes got a bmx and wants some disc's put on the wheels but i can't seem to find any online and wanna know if

    A) they are still called disc's or we're just older and they have a cooler new name for the same thing
    B) where in hades to get some as shes on my case a bit and doing my nogging in about it now!

    any help info or random thought would be appreicated!

    cheers!!

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    I had these in the 80's on my DP freestyler.

    How old is your sister?

    Original Poster

    thesaint;3939808

    I had these in the 80's on my DP freestyler.How old is your sister?



    shes 30ish and had um in the eighties too

    only ones i can find are on ebay and are slimer from ghostbusters which is not her style

    Original Poster

    SunTzu;3939845

    try … try here:http://www.winstanleysbmx.com/index.htmlhttp://www.bonthronebikes.co.uk/http://sourcebmx.co.uk/dyn/pages/home/#finder



    no luck mate tried them sites already but thanks for trying

    if anyone else can find any or a site keep um coming

    any help is gratfully recieved!!

    nitelighter;3939928

    shes 30ish and had um in the eighties tooonly ones i can find are on ebay … shes 30ish and had um in the eighties tooonly ones i can find are on ebay and are slimer from ghostbusters which is not her style



    Not been in the know about BMX's for ages now, so wondered why she wanted them. Re-living her youth by the sound of it.

    Those were the days.

    starsparkle2311;3939882

    that's them, if you were poor you had to use bread tags, remember … that's them, if you were poor you had to use bread tags, remember them,lol, my mo'suggested it to my bro'at the time, she got looks that would kill!!!!!!!!!!!!!!lol



    Remember jammin tin cans taping lollipop sticks between wheels and fork to give that motorbike sound :thumbsup:

    Original Poster

    wanderer;3939973

    http://www.wisil.recumbents.com/wisil/wheeldisk/wheeldisk.htmsorry ...but … http://www.wisil.recumbents.com/wisil/wheeldisk/wheeldisk.htmsorry ...but if you cant find em make em




    brill but i doubt shes gonna do that but i'll have a good look cheers!

    yeah re'living her youth is putting it one way

    i did that can thing until i got a good slap for wrecking a mates tyre when the thing popped!

    There are some Ghostbuster ones on fleabay! lol Doubt if it's what she's looking for though.
    Item number 130278781618

    starsparkle2311;3940196

    emmmmmmmm nope:?:pwe had the attachment you put on the handlebar to make … emmmmmmmm nope:?:pwe had the attachment you put on the handlebar to make the brum brum sound, also made fire engine,police car sounds,lol:-D



    BMX'ing = Serious business.

    Original Poster

    yeah now the ghost buster ones were nearly an option but hopefully we've found a site in the states that have complete sets front anfd back so just have fingers crossed they delivery to the uk

    when that e mail comes throu i dunno if i wanna know either way lol

    remember the good ol' choppers and my own tomohawk!!

    LJC79;3940150

    There are some Ghostbuster ones on fleabay! lol Doubt if it's what she's … There are some Ghostbuster ones on fleabay! lol Doubt if it's what she's looking for though.Item number 130278781618



    Used to have a set of them on a 26" rim ,wish I had kept them now lol :thumbsup:
    http://i21.ebayimg.com/05/i/001/27/a7/f10d_1.JPG

    starsparkle2311;3940836

    not forgetting the grifters and strikers:thumbsup:




    Then there was the baby brother to the striker the boxer.
    Used to have a raliegh bomber lol
    [IMG]farm4.static.flickr.com/318…jpg?v=0[/IMG]

    Original Poster

    omg nothing can beat the classic or vintage as many call um nowadays,

    i had discs on my mountain bike that were black with red splashes which were super cool,,,,,, those were the days!!!
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