The year in BMX technology, 2012

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Wax on for 2012

Photograph By Hoffman Bikes

While not the most exciting topic to explore, 2012 definitely felt like the year when every BMX brand in existence turned some of their focus to better grinding. And the next visible option was wax, a cheap, easily manufactured product that got the job done. Animal debuted theirs in a deodorant style package, Hoffman Bikes went the reusable tin route, and Subrosa took inspiration from Public Enemy.