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The 1983 Norco Starfire Decal Set is Coming Back in Stock!

For years now after our very first run of Factory Correct 1983 Norco Starfire decals, collectors around the globe have been requesting that we re-produce these high quality sets again and make them available for sale! After a long wait.. we are happy announce that the 1983 Norco Starfire decal set will be back in [...]

By |2021-05-05T22:25:52-07:00May 5th, 2021|Factory Correct Restoration Decals, News|0 Comments

Our 10 Year Anniversary, 200th Vintage BMX Restoration & New Company Name!

Thank YOU! - to ALL of our customers who have continued to support us over the last 6 years by choosing our Factory Correct decals for their restoration projects! BMX Rider however, has been restoring vintage BMX bicycles since 2011 and this year, we are Celebrating our 200th BMX Restoration & NEW company name change [...]

By |2021-03-19T13:29:42-07:00March 18th, 2021|News|0 Comments

It’s Official! We’re an Authorized Worldwide Reseller Of Kuwahara Decals!

The wait is over!  Vintage Steel is now an Officially Licensed Reseller of Kuwahara BMX restoration decals for all vintage models released between 1979 and 1988! Our Decals are the ONLY Factory Correct decals in the World meaning the Quality (the way they are printed) and Accuracy (the details) are un-matched. Buying from us not only [...]

By |2021-03-17T16:51:04-07:00July 1st, 2020|News|2 Comments

Ultimate guide to Re-Chroming Vintage BMX bicycles & understanding the Chroming & Re-Chroming process!

BMX Collectors and hobbyists like ourselves are all so used to the restoration process of vintage BMX but there's not a whole lot of information out there on how to re-chrome BMX frame sets, let alone the chroming and re-chroming process. After restoring hundreds of vintage BMX bicycles, and re-chroming dozens of frame sets [...]

By |2021-03-17T16:43:59-07:00January 8th, 2020|Restoration Guide|Comments Off on Ultimate guide to Re-Chroming Vintage BMX bicycles & understanding the Chroming & Re-Chroming process!

Looking for a 1980’s Kuwahara BMX? Contact Us Directly & Save Money $$$

If you are looking for a 1980's Kuwahara BMX to add to your collection, Please contact us directly at info@vintagesteelbmx.com.  Buying directly from us on our site will save you money on fees. Not all of our bikes in our collection are listed for sale, so sometimes we have Kuwahara's that are just waiting for [...]

By |2021-03-17T16:45:10-07:00June 1st, 2018|News|Comments Off on Looking for a 1980’s Kuwahara BMX? Contact Us Directly & Save Money $$$

How to Properly Apply Decals to your Vintage BMX

Applying decals to a frame properly may sound simple, but at times may not be as easy as it sounds, and to some, it may be a tedious task. But it's actually a pretty easy process if you know how to do it properly. So, we'll show you the best and easiest way to apply [...]

By |2021-03-17T16:47:11-07:00January 16th, 2016|Decal Guide, News|Comments Off on How to Properly Apply Decals to your Vintage BMX

Do it Right the 1st Time… Buying Factory Correct Restoration Decals

Restoring a vintage old school BMX can be an easy task or a big project. It may be as simple as washing and wiping down an old dusty garage find, or restoring a classic rusty beat down BMX from the ground up. Whatever the case may be, the final step, or the icing on the [...]

By |2021-03-17T16:51:21-07:00June 12th, 2015|Decal Guide|Comments Off on Do it Right the 1st Time… Buying Factory Correct Restoration Decals