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by belac
Thu Aug 13, 2009 4:12 am
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: Touring europe
Replies: 15
Views: 1785

@ mikael. whereabouts in the pyrenees dude? i preety much lived rough there for a while over one summer, carcason and limoux, i think, and somewhere called quilan i think. and a few other areas. theres some amazing terrain up there, thats where i first decided that it would be cool to blast down tho...
by belac
Wed Aug 12, 2009 2:09 am
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: Brake systems....
Replies: 28
Views: 5215

yep, nick at the freewebs address is the man to chat too. we looked at building our own, but just couldn't be bothered in the end, meant trashing to many trucks. altho, you do need to grind back those little square blocks on your trucks if you have matrix and use these, pretty easy if youv'e done th...
by belac
Tue Aug 11, 2009 3:58 am
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: Brake systems....
Replies: 28
Views: 5215

this is my comp 26 with abs brakes and 9 inchers: http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e276/boogaschi/DSCF3143.jpg i really recomend break boards, has opened up a shit load of terrain i'd never have hit before, and enabled me to do other runs at 4 times the speed. but i'm still getting out there on my ...
by belac
Sat Aug 08, 2009 6:33 pm
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: non photoshop hall of fame...
Replies: 11
Views: 1258

possom

their seen as a national menace here as their killing all the native trees, so it's not that uncommon to find them prostrated in wierd poses out in the bush, left by hunters and baiters.
by belac
Sat Aug 08, 2009 5:23 pm
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: non photoshop hall of fame...
Replies: 11
Views: 1258

its not quite a parot, but... http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e276/boogaschi/DSCF1667.jpg don't ushally take a camera out with us riding, but did this time and got some gooduns. cos it was a dark forest we tried some long shutter speed shots and panning: http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e276/boog...
by belac
Fri Aug 07, 2009 8:07 pm
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: So we're gonna build a track behind my house
Replies: 260
Views: 17829

nah mate, i wish the air strip was my back garden:eek:, but no, alas thats a 10 minute drive up the mountain behind my house. no i decided to build at my house as well. we've got a ten achre plot that sits at the bottom of the mountain, so you can litrally freeride onto the property from the most be...
by belac
Fri Aug 07, 2009 3:16 pm
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: So we're gonna build a track behind my house
Replies: 260
Views: 17829

how about this for a freaking awesome mountainboard video idea. the backyard world mountainboard tour! to my knowledge theres loads of us doing them right now, theres the trailer park, some guys i've seen on youtube who have a real nice back forest section with loads of dirtjumps and rails think its...
by belac
Fri Aug 07, 2009 3:01 pm
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: Paradise or Suicide?
Replies: 29
Views: 3300

get some of these badboys ( http://www.freewebs.com/alpine_brake_systems/ ) , some body armour, and a couple of jagermiesters. she'll be alright.
by belac
Fri Aug 07, 2009 2:51 pm
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: Flexboards, anyone tried one?
Replies: 16
Views: 4369

i love the novel idea of towing a board behind you with a camera mounted to it, thats given me some ideas:rolleyes: altho i'm really pro people getting out there and designing stuff like this, i think all you need is a good longboard or a real loose setup on a mountainboard to achieve probley a bett...
by belac
Mon Aug 03, 2009 2:05 am
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: Europe uses heal straps, the Americas do not
Replies: 31
Views: 4543

http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e276/boogaschi/DSCF3549.jpg http://i41.photobucket.com/albums/e276/boogaschi/DSCF3550.jpg thought you might like to see those mr duke, dead easy to make, snowboard toe straps, one long bolt going thru the ladder, with washers so it can pivot and move (means you can...
by belac
Fri Jul 31, 2009 2:24 pm
Forum: How-To Forums
Topic: How to ride a mountainboard in a skate park
Replies: 4
Views: 5049

interesting stuff. what hubs are you rocking for skateparks then? i've got some old tri-spokes that can go to infinity psi i think, but always thought the weight issue would ruin a skate setup? also suprised to here you ride loose, gonna have to try that, would have thought you'd wnat rockhard truck...
by belac
Fri Jul 24, 2009 7:33 am
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: Anyone else here push Mongo?
Replies: 18
Views: 2099

i'm a mongo:p, and have allways skated faster than others because of it. but then coming across to snowboarding you have to learn backfooting. i recomend both for mountainboard. mongo for big long sectiond where you need the umpth. and backfoot pushing for those skatepark spots where you have only 2...
by belac
Fri Jul 24, 2009 7:25 am
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: Azzpads
Replies: 6
Views: 1234

most falls you can orientate your body to where you want to take the impact, then theres the other '10%'. these are the ones that really mess you up, the ones where you feel like you've been hit by a car that you didn't even realise was going over the same jump as you. and this is where you need eit...
by belac
Thu Jul 23, 2009 2:24 am
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: SurfingDirt welcomes Belac and Popz
Replies: 6
Views: 995

yep, good forum chad, like the fact it's international.

if your on facebook you can find my photos and stuff by searching ' the airstrip ' , alltho i haven't updated the page in ages and theres lots of new stuff being made and ridden at the mo. maybe i'll go and post something now...
by belac
Wed Jul 22, 2009 12:53 am
Forum: Surfing Dirt Main Forum
Topic: SurfingDirt welcomes Belac and Popz
Replies: 6
Views: 995

cheers bud, thought i'd stop trolling here and say hello :)

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