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Tags: 2017 SE Floval Flyer Looptail, Gold anodized components, Old school BMX, Old school BMX cruiser, Retro BMX
Categories : New products, Old School, shenanigans
I kinda freaked out when I got my first look at the 2017 SE Floval Flyer last summer.
It was so retro-cool, chock full of throwback parts and gold ano…it got me right in the feels.
Now, SE’s back with a promo video for it that evokes the scratchy VHS vibe of old BMX videos.
It’s pulling at my heart strings all over again.
Dang you SE and your clever marketing!
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Tags: 24" Black Gold Skyway T/A, Old school BMX cruiser, Skyway, Skyway 24" cruiser
Categories : Freestyle, Old School, Racing, Trails, Trails/Jumping
I was caught by surprise this weekend when I spotted the teaser photos of the yet-to-be released, limited edition, “BLACK GOLD” 24-inch T/A frame, fork and bar combo.
The parts are powder coated in black with a gold sparkle clear coat.
(Which you can see better in this closeup of the fork below.)
The gold sparkle is supposed to give the kit components a cool look in the sun (I guess we’ll have to see more photos to make that call).
Anyway, a pretty interesting departure from a company that counts old-school aficionados as their bread and butter.
I wonder what old-school purists will think about this move by Skyway…heck, I’m still getting my head around the idea of a Skyway T/A frame powder coated black (not to mention, the gold sparkles!).
What do you think?