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P-fix Replacement Axle

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , on 06/15/2012 by FGFSNYC

After snapping my P-fix axle about 2 months ago, i finally got a hold of a replacement.
Specialized didn’t Honor their lifetime warrant but, i somehow got some replacements just incase i ever snap it again.
Im selling some for 25$ if any of my blog readers need them. You can find them on the Web Store 

Here are some pictures of the snapped one and the new replacement!

Keep riding and stay tuned!


Specialized P-fail

Posted in Product Reviews with tags , , , , , , on 05/03/2012 by FGFSNYC

Many Professional Riders go really big on this P-fix hub, i dont know why it failed on me.
I am Now bikeless waiting to see if my LBS is going to find me a replacement axle  or get me a new one from specialized since it has a lifetime warranty.

i found this unknown hub laced to a mtx33 on craigslist for cheap. Im going to ride this until my warranty hub come in (if my lbs actually does it)
Stay Tuned & keep riding!

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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Specialized Hemisphere Tire – Product Review

Posted in Product Reviews with tags , , , , , , on 01/26/2012 by FGFSNYC

I recently purchased THIS tire for 10$
I’ve heard of people tricking on it before and the color was awesome, plus it was dirt cheap compared to the other tires i had in mind.
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HOW TO install a hub guard on your p-fix

Posted in HOW TO's with tags , , , , , , , , on 01/13/2012 by FGFSNYC

This is the first installment of the HOW TO section of this blog, i plan to show all my readers how to install or modify anything they request or i find is needed.

First up is!

What you’ll need:
– a hacksaw with many blade replacements
– a vice grip or anything to hold down a bolt
– a p-fix rear hub
– a fbm 14mm hub guard (this tutorial is made for this hubguard)
– tools to remove and install your wheel and cone nuts

remove the cone from the non-driveside (you’re going to cut it down to the correct size)
and place it on your vice-grip or a surface were you can go to work on.
cut it right before the bolt shape ends.

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Joey Rojas’s P-Fix

Posted in bike check with tags , , , , , , , , on 01/13/2012 by FGFSNYC


I snapped this photo about a week ago when i decided to go riding alone at 3am. As many of you know, NYC is an icebox right now but i managed to stay out for about 3 hours riding around the industrial area of my neighborhood.  Its getting painful to ride more than 20 minutes with the wind chills but i was bundled up and determined to ride. About an hour in, i decided to stop at a Dunkin Donuts to get some coffee and thats when i had the chance to take my camera out and take this.

Enjoy and keep shredding!

frame: small specialized p-fix
fork: specialized p-fix fork
stem: profile mulville push top load stem
bars: p-fix bars
grips: cult x vans grips
seatpost: primo pivotal
seat: animal strip seat
crank and bb: specialized p-fix stock
pedals: animal hamiltion pedals
straps: specialized p-fix straps (first thing i thought would have to be changed but holding up very well)
sprocket: Motostar design p-fix
rims: specialized p-series 36mm 36h
front hub: specialized p series female hub
rear hub: specialized 14mm hub
tires: front specialized 2.2 compound control tire/ rear specialized 1.95 hemisphere sport tire
ratio: 25:10