Category: Product News

Etnies Jameson MT Chase Hawk

Etnies Jameson MT Chase Hawk

Craig Stevens over at Etines New Zealand recently hooked me up with a pair of Etnies Jameson MT Chase Hawk’s to try out and review. I’ve now been riding the Jameson MT for about 3 months now, and I tell ya what its been killer! The shoe is so comfortable I’ve been wearing them daily,

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New EDH Bikes Sprocket

New EDH Bikes Sprocket

The dudes over at EDH Bikes are working on a few new products including this Made In New Zealand sprocket which is looking very trick! Give them a follow on Facebook or Instagram.

Laird Frames

Laird Frames

Mike is a BMX professional, a welder, a machinist, a father, and a heavy metal music enthusiast. Regardless of what roll he’s playing he is the man behind building one of the best custom frames in BMX. Built from a simple idea, his frames are one of the most sought after products in BMX. Mike walks us through his beginnings in BMX,

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Profile Cotton Candy Hubs

Profile Cotton Candy Hubs

Profile Racing has rereleased their cotton candy colour way for all you jazzy folks out there. The cotton candy comes in both the mini and elite hubs. Check them out here. You can also hit up T.Whites Bikes for a set.

Floral Hubs

Floral Hubs

Here at Zombie we have always been a big fan of Profile Racing.. solid products and a rad bunch of dudes behind the scenes. Check this new hub colour way / pattern they are doing for 2015. I’m digging it..

Tree Pedals

Tree Pedals

Check these new Tree Pedals spotted on Trees Instagram.. definitely a nice looking set of pedals, which will no doubt be popular with riders more inclined to hang some air time and get a little rad. Excited to see if these go into production.. heres hoping! Its also nice to see plastic pedals are not completely flooding the market anymore.

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We All Love Camo

We All Love Camo

We all love Camo.. and we all know We The People makes some of the best BMX products on the market.. lets hope they put this rad as hell Camo stem into production!

WeThePeople 2014 Prodcuct Launch Photos

WeThePeople 2014 Prodcuct Launch Photos

Here’s a few snaps from the 2014 WeThePeople product launch that took place at T.Whites Bikes a few weekends ago. The WeThePeople and Eclat products for 2014 are looking dialled and as always on top of the game, especially the complete bikes. Hit up your local bike shop for more information on the WTP and Eclat range and click through to check out the rest of the photos.

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SHAPE TOP LOAD STEM

SHAPE TOP LOAD STEM

The only reason I’m posting this is because in my opinion this Shape Top Load stem is killer! Currently I don’t think this stem is available in New Zealand but hopefully a distro will pick it up! Check out more at www.shape-bicycles.fr (if you can read French).

One For The Shredders

One For The Shredders

New Credence Stem from S&M bikes is looking familiar but definitely rad! Hopefully available in NZ through the good dudes at TripleSix sometime this year.

Hope Does BMX Hubs

Hope Does BMX Hubs

Looking for a high-end hub manufacture in America to the highest quality but you dont want Profile? Well check this out.. Hope who make some of the best mountain bike hubs around are playing with the idea of possibly producing a BMX hub in both race and freestyle versions. Hopefully they go through the hub..

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Profile Racing Rasta

Profile Racing Rasta

Profile Racing is doing a limited batch of Rasta Hubs! Pretty killer huh! Hit up T.Whites Bikes who is the official distributor of Profile products here in NZ if you want to run a set!

Something A little Different

Something A little Different

Here’s something a little different.. Paul Component Engineering who produce high end machined bike parts in America have come up with a rad way of attaching your your Go-Pro to your bike.

“The Camera Mount is designed to securely attach a GoPro camera to the top of a threadless stem. Designed to replace the top cap of a 1⅛” threadless stem,

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Pure Stance- The New EDH Sprocket

Pure Stance- The New EDH Sprocket

This is the EDH’s new sprocket called Pure Stance. This sprocket is machined right here in NZ and looks super good. Hopefully we will have some more information on this sprocket soon!

Don’t forget to check out EDH’s Site HERE.

The Illusive Fly Rear Hub

The Illusive Fly Rear Hub

I recently spotted this photo of the Fly Bikes rear hub on Dig’s website. It looks like this illusive hub is getting closer to full production after what seems like almost decade of prototype designs and even a few thief’s of the prototypes from Inter Bike. Personally I’m really looking forward to a new high end rear hub available on the market,

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Crazy Odyssey Stem Colourway

Crazy Odyssey Stem Colourway

A few of you may have already spotted this floating around on the web. This is Odyssey’s buzzy new stem colour way, which will hopefully be available in NZ sometime 2013. It seems that the lightweight phase is deprecating and companies are now getting back to building tough and reliable products once again..

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WeThePeople & New Zealand

WeThePeople & New Zealand

We The People have a long and strong history in New Zealand. It was one of the first more high-end orientated bmx brands available. Not only does We The People produce some amazing parts, they have always had a strong focus on producing complete bikes of the highest standards and quality. For many years We The People has been known to be the best complete bikes available in New Zealand.

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Eclat Jaw Rim

Eclat Jaw Rim

Eclat have a unique new rim out for the 2013 season. Their new rim is for brakeless riders and is named The Jaw. It’s said to be stronger than most other rims on the market but the really interesting feature of the rim is that it’s much easier to true your wheel/change spokes as there’s no need to remove the tyre.

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Klunkers!

Klunkers!

I originally spotted this at spokemagazine.com. Transition Bikes are making a rad 26″ BMX/Klunker style bike for their 2013 range. This should make for a perfect summer cruizing bike! Retail is $850nzd. Bring on summer!

EDH WAX

EDH WAX

This might be slightly old news now but EDH Bikes are now producing ledge wax so you can get your grind on! Head over to www.edhbmx.com to find out more.

NEW EDH STEM COLOURS

NEW EDH STEM COLOURS

The new EDH Death Crew Stem is now available in anodized red and anodized black.. both of which look killer! www.ehdbmx.com

NEW DIRT BIKE CO FRAMES

NEW DIRT BIKE CO FRAMES

Dirt Bike Co have released a few more photos of their new frame prototypes made by Standard. Head over to the DBC site to find out more. www.dirt-bikeco.com.

NEW S&M STEM

NEW S&M STEM

I spotted this the other day.. new release of the classic S&M Enduro Prototype Stem. Looks clean! Click through to check out a few extra photos. Definitely looking forward to this stem hitting the market.

VEX DISTRO

VEX DISTRO

There’s a new BMX Distribution for New Zealand called Vex. Vex will be distributing EDH and Night Fall goods with more brands to come in the future. Head over to their site to find out more.. www.vexdistro.co.nz.  It should be interesting to see what comes of the this distro and what other brands the may pick up for New Zealand.

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THE EDH DEATH CREW STEM

THE EDH DEATH CREW STEM

I got my hands on the new EDH Death Crew stem the other day so I decided to take a couple of snaps to show the quality and details of this New Zealand made stem. Click through for more photos!

ETNIES @ T.WHITES

ETNIES @ T.WHITES

Quick update.. T.Whites Bikes in Auckland is now stocking a full range of Etnies BMX shoes. Which is good news as its always rad to be able to get your hands on shoes designed for shredding.

FIT 24MM CRANKS

FIT 24MM CRANKS

I spotted these a while back and thought they are worth a post. Fit Bike Co are now producing cranks which have a much larger 24mm spindle compared to your usual 19mm or 22mm. Because the spindle is larger they should be much stronger than other cranks on the market. But this doesn’t make them heavier,

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NEW DBC FRAME

NEW DBC FRAME

Here’s a sneak peek at the new Dirt Bike Co frame manufactured by Standard Bykes. Looking super good!

“Nearly ready to head down under are a couple of dope new proto frames produced by hand in the USA for us by Standard Bykes and Rick Moliterno. More pics will follow with handlebar samples as well,

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