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Aidan Curry’s G.O.A.T build

Posted in bike check with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 06/25/2012 by FGFSNYC

Aidan Curry aka “ACslayer” and a super clean GOAT build

Aidan came to visit NYC this weekend, we rode local brooklyn spots and chilled out.
Here is a link to his blog THE RATPACK! Stay updated with whats going down in Richmond Virginia!
Thanks for the dope RATPACK stickers, hopefully the NYC crew visits Virginia this summer.
Aidan will have a clip in the NYC weby coming soon.

frame: the Grime G.O.A.T. medium 2011
fork: Sadio Booster 420mm
bars: Sadio 420
stem: FBM Crown Royal top load
headset: FBM
front wheel: Velocity P35 laced to Sadio hub
rear wheel: Velocity P35 laced to 14mm Sadio hub
cog: Sadio 12t
cranks: Sadio Swoop 175mm
pedals: Animal Hamilton PC
foot retention: Burro Chronic
sprocket: Sadio Molar 30t
bottom bracket: Sadio
chain: Shadow Conspiracy ½ Link
seat & post: Sadio Fatboy
grips: FBM Double Fister
front tire: Resist Nomad
rear tire: Specialized Hempisphere
front peg: Sadio Riot
rear peg: Animal Lite

^^^thats a super solid build^^^



Peter Thomas-Melly Bike Check

Posted in bike check with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on 03/05/2012 by FGFSNYC

This is peter’s bike portrait from this weekend’s sunday ride. He made it here from CT and he ripped the entire time he was out here, keep an eye out for this guy!



Frame: Nemesis Project Steveland Cleaner v1
Fork: BB17 V2
Bars: Nemesis Project Vapor Bar Proto
Seat: Shadow Conspiracy Penumbra Seat
Seatpost/seatclamp: No name/quick release
Grips: Cult X Vans
Bar ends: Animal Metal
Stem: Tempered Bikes TL
Headset: Resist
BB: Mutiny Mid BB
Cranks: Stolen 170mm
SprocketL:29t tree lite
Chain: Shadow Half link
Pedals: Animal Steve Hamilton
Straps: Holdfast
Front wheel: Alex Supra D 36h to Odyssey Vandero 2,
Front Pegs:Shadow Conspiracy Little One drive side, Random thread on 3/8ths non drive side peg
Rear: Alex Supra D 36h to Unknown 14mm Hub, 12t cog
Rear Peg: Random thread on 14mm drive side peg
Hub guard: FBM Hub Guard
Shadow Conspiracy alloy axle nuts


My New G.O.A.T Build

Posted in bike check with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 02/29/2012 by FGFSNYC

My new bike is basically a goat frame with specialized p-fix parts.
I’ve been riding it for almost 3 weeks now and i love it!
Here are some shots of the bike next to a dead seagull.


Frame: The Grime G.O.A.T sz small
Fork: specialized p-fix fork
Stem: Profile push topload
Headset: Demolition
Handlebars: Sadio 420
Grips: Vans x Cult
Seatpost: sadio pivotal
Seat: Animal
BB: Animal
Pegs: Animal OG peg
Sprocket: Specialized Swiss Cheese 25t (stripped to raw)
Cranks: Specialized
Pedals: Animal
Straps: Specialized
Rims: Specialized P-series 36mm wide rims
Front Hub: Specialized P-series
Rear Hub: Specialized P-series 10t fixed
Front Tire: Specialized Compound control 26×2.2
Rear Tire: Maxxis Hookworm 26×2.1
Ratio: 25:10



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Chris Fonseca Bike Check

Posted in bike check with tags , , , , , , on 02/13/2012 by FGFSNYC

Took this photo last week at the monument, it was my first time meeting Chris and boy can he shred!
Aside from that, Chris has released multiple Edits and even a film. HERE is his vimeo page.
check out his Film Revoked


Frame: SE  US versus Them frame
Fork: Volume Fu Man Chu
Headset: Animal
Stem: Demolition stealth
Bars: Sadio hot bars
Grips: Animal
Seatpost: Sadio
Seat: Sadio x theGrime seat
Wheels: Velocity Psycho 29″ rims
Cog: euro asia
Cranks: resist
Sprocket: Tree
Pedals: Animal
Straps: Brisbane outdoor straps
Chain: unkown
Pegs: Animal
Tires: Maxis 29″ tires


Danny Goblyn’s Affinity Cyclone

Posted in bike check with tags , , , , , , , on 01/30/2012 by FGFSNYC

Danny is an up and coming rider from Bushwick, He recently made the transition to FGFS from riding track bikes and is picking it up fast! This kid is someone you should definitely keep an eye on!
Danny is also a bike courier, giving him the advantage of being on his bike 24/7!
Check out his Affinity Cyclone running dual 700’s.


Frame/Fork: Affinity Cyclone 2010/2011 Frameset
Headset: Chris king threadless headset
Stem: Premium Sub 10 V2 Stem
Bars: Fly Racing Aluminum Power Curve Bars
Seat post: Sadio Team Post
Wheelset: (Front) Velocity Deep V rim laced to an Origin 8 hub wrapped with a Vittoria Randonneur 700x 35c
(Rear) H+Son Formation Face Rim laced to a Philwood hub wrapped with a Vittoria Randonneur 700x 48c with 14t Dura Ace cog
Cranks: Profile No Boss
Sprocket: Profile Imperial 36t
Peds: Odyssey
Straps: HoldFast x Affinity
Grips: Diamonback
Cushion: Animal Cush Strip Pivotal Seat
Chain: Shadow Conspiracy Interlock 2 Chain

more NYC rider bike checks coming soon!

Rasheem Henry’s Def Wish

Posted in bike check with tags , , , , , , on 01/29/2012 by FGFSNYC

Rasheem is an up and coming rider from Brooklyn NY.
Here is his All-City Def Wish running dual 700’s with the monster tires!


Frame/Fork: All City Def Wish/ Drop out fork
Stem: Orange Animal Jump off
Bars: All City Fuzzy Bars
Seat post: Billy Club piv.
Wheelset: (Front) unknown complete (qbp) wrapped GearX 2.2 tires
(Rear) Sadio Spark Hub fused to salsa semi 29’er disc rim. wrapped in specialized pro fast track 2.0 tires.
Cranks: Profile No Boss
Sprocket: Tree lite
Peds: Animal
Straps: HoldFast
Grips: Animal edwin (D best)
Cushion: Sadio fatboy GRIME ed.
Chain: Kool

Stay tuned, keep riding!

Nick Lofaro’s Thrasher

Posted in bike check on 01/20/2012 by FGFSNYC

Nick Lofaro recently moved out here to NYC from Santa Monica. check out his thrasher running dual 700’s!


Frame: Volume thrasher v1 size medium
Fork: Volume fu manchu
Headset: Eastern
Stem: Profile acoustic
Bars: Volume v2 trickster
Grips: Fly Reuben
Cranks: Profile 165mm
Pedals: Odyssey Twisted PC
Pedal Straps: Hold Fast
Chainring / Sprocket: Profile 30t 12t Sadio cog
Chain: Shadow Conspiracy half link
Seatpost: Thomson elite
Saddle: Selle Italia turbo
Rims: Velocity Chukker 36h Black
Hubs: All City new sheriff 36h fix/fix
Spokes: DT Swiss laced 4xTires: Continental city contact 1.75 rear, Schwalbe big apple 2.0 front

More pictures of his build and Bike Checks coming soon!