by Dave Anderson
October 25, 2013
Autumn’s rushing in as another week bites the dust (what’s left of it), so let’s not waste anytime and hit the Fresh Goods….
Specialized Crave Comp
Beautifully lush black with subtle red detailing. Big fast wheels, big fast tyres, masses of mud room, a Rock Shox Recon 100mm fork and a 2 x 10 SLX centred drivetrain.
SRAM X01 drivetrain
Sharon’s awaiting a new bike frame to build up, in the meantime she’s going to be staring at this drivetrain. X01 1×11 goodness with a lovely aftermarket X01 carbon crankset.
Cassette: £299.99, Cranks: £199.99, Rear mech: £199.99, Shifter: £109.99, XX1 chain: £49.99
Price: If you have to ask.
Rockshox Revelation RCT 27.5 140mm Solo Air
Rockshox Revelations, “lightweight trail fork”, get the black stanchion look.
Rockshox Stealth Reverb
Tidy cable routing ahoy! And to make things easier the Reverb now comes complete with Connectamajig for easier fitting.
SRAM Roam 60
Dave’s LTc is getting some new shoes; SRAM’s Roam 60 XC/AM/Trail carbon rimmed wheelset.
Touchscreen bike navigation with full European mapping. Should be good for adventures.
Singletrack Issue 85
The beautiful bike experience distilled into words and pictures. Issue 85 is out there, grab a copy now.
From: ST Shop, Bike shops, and Newsagents
That’s it for this week, tune in Monday for the Debrief. Let’s head out there and embrace the weekend filth, yeah?