Eric Porter Builds New Backyard Dirt Jump Line With His Kids
Builds New Backyard Dirt Jump Line With His Kids
By Eric Porter
We build and ride an entirely new medium-size dirt jump line with my kids in our ridiculous backyard. This is the full build from beginning to end. We started with the new Roll-In that we built in the last video – https://youtu.be/XMdENyS-gcI
Then we moved a ton of dirt, built framed-up wooden landings with lumber I made using my Alaska Mill on a Stihl 460, and then we built wooden lips for the takeoff’s. Of course, we then rode the finished jumps on our BMX bikes and MTB Dirt Jumpers.
Here’s the Diamondback bike I’m riding in the video, and a quick overview of the jumps https://youtu.be/MWIKZ6VOexk
Huge thanks to my amazing neighbor Steve Olpin for help filming our riding session. Check out his YouTube Channel and Instagram here – https://www.youtube.com/user/thetalki… and instagram.com/thetalkingfly
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Thanks to my friends that helped throw dirt and get this done!
Below are the main tools I used to build this roll-in – Alaska Mill https://amzn.to/2Z1z5cS Milwaukee Impact Driver https://amzn.to/2YNOX1s Milwaukee Sawzall AKA Death Slicer https://amzn.to/2Bozfl3 Milwaukee Circular Saw AKA Death Cutter https://amzn.to/37Gw6JA Milwaukee Leaf Blower AKA Tornado Blaster https://amzn.to/2UZMpfw
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