So, not only has The Mainiac just told me he’s back on a bike and itching to ride trails, but he also let me know he’s cranking out these sweet Pumpa Knuck stems along with his ever popular Quad Saw sprockets. He’s even offering custom engraving on them! The Pumpa Knucks have a 51.5mm reach,… Continue reading Product: DRG Machine Pumpa Knuck Stem
Derrick has been dialing away up in Maine on his new stem and he’s got both the name and the specs locked in. The “Pumpa Knuck” stem is made from CNC machined 6061-T6 billet aluminum and features a 51.5mm reach, 25.2mm rise and comes with black oxide treated class 12.9 alloy steel bolts. Raw, black… Continue reading Pre-Order Your Pumpa Knuck Stem NOW!
If you think back to the interview we did with Derrick Girard a fews months ago, you may recall that he mentioned something about having some stem designs modeled up. Well here it is, our first look at the prototype of what he’s dubbed the “PumpaNuck” stem. This could be just what you’re after if… Continue reading Sneak Peek: DRG Machine PumpaNuck Stem
Holy shit! FBM is going to be releasing a limited edition updated version of their legendary Deployer frame. While the geometry remains the same as what was found on the original Deployers, the tubing has been modernized and they’ve made sure that there’s clearance for 2.4″ tires and 33t sprockets. Speaking of sprockets, you’ll also… Continue reading FBM Deployer Reissue!
I meant to post this immediately following the interview we did with Derrick a few weeks back. Oh well, better late than never! If any of you had any questions as to why the term legend is attached to Derrick’s name, his part from FBM’s “All Time Low” DVD should more than answer them.
Derrick Girard…. Man, myth, legend…. Those of you who know the name will be excited to read where he’s been and what he’s been up to, and those of you that don’t have probably drooled over his custom machined/engraved sprockets that adorn the steads of some the biggest names in BMX without even knowing the… Continue reading Interview: Derrick Girard and the Quad Saw Sprocket
Trails LEGEND and half barspin aficionado Derrick Girard, aka “The Mainiac” is the D and G in DRG Machine. I’m sure his middle name is the R, but I don’t know what that is. Roast seems like a fitting name to me! Anyway, Derrick has been busy up in Maine making these badass sprockets that… Continue reading Product: DRG Machine Quad Saw Sprocket
Happy New Year everyone! I hope you all aren’t too hungover from all the celebrating that was going on last night. Post are going to be a little slow for the next few days because the internet where I am is pretty spotty. I’ll be back up to speed next week and you can look… Continue reading Flashback: Jersey Riding – Baker’s Acres / Woodbridge Trails Jams
These interesting photos popped up on Clint’s Instagram last week. In a nod to Derrick Girard, he’s taken it about as old school as you can get with a set of sidepull brakes. I couldn’t have been any happier to have ditched these things back in the day when I got my first frame with… Continue reading Clint’s New Brakes
Standpoint 4 Small Brown Bike Soundcheck. A big thanks goes out to Ryan Navazio for letting us upload this awesome trail section from his past Standpoint Video Series. Featuring some classic trail riders, ripping some classic trails on the East Coast.