by Dave Anderson
November 29, 2013
Another helping of sweet new product fresh from the ST Towers doorstep.
A UHC performance carbon fibre frame and SRAM Rival drive train compete with BB5 disc brakes. The Felt F5X is race ready and looks pretty rapid too.
Embers Shadow SS Jersey
A modern looking merino short sleeved jersey perfect for autumnal rides and a winter base.
From: Embers Merino
All Mountain Style Frame Guard
High impact, honeycomb style protection for your frame.
From: All Mountain Style
Mavic Crossmax Shoe
Nice and bright shoes to help get your enduro on.
Race Face Next SL Cranks
Boasting the ‘lightest production carbon crankset on the planet” the Next SL have a 30mm spindle and an interchangeable interface to let you set them up just how you want them.
Price: £399.00 (without chainring)
Evoc Roamer 22l
22 litres of daypack destined for carrying the kit needed for Dave’s mountain bike leader assessment. A tool compartment, integrated rain cover, side pockets and airflow contact carrying system all add up to a decent pack.
Formula R1 Racing brake
Here’s the updated R1 Racing brake from Formula uses a pull rather than push action from the lever. With titanium hardware, kevlar braided hose and composite reservoir cap they don’t weigh much either.
All From: Silverfish
Maia MX2200 Li-ion light
2200 lumens from 3 x Cree T6 LEDs, all powered by a 5500mah Li-Ion battery. Should keep you sorted for winter.
Maia RX1000 Li-Ion light
1000 lumens with a 8800mah battery for a 6 hour run on medium. Perfect for your helmet or your bar.
Maia DX2000 Li-Ion light
2000 lumens and a 11,000mah Li-Ion battery add up to a light that offers 5 hour burn time on medium setting.
All From: Tweeks Cycles
That’s it for this week. We’re off to hit up some autumnal max traction dirt, see you Monday for the Debrief.