by Dave Anderson
February 7, 2014
Hey, hey, it’s Friday! Another week is over and the weekend is almost here. How’s about we check out the Fresh Goods, before we all saddle up and head out of the door?
Cube Sting 140 Pro 29
An aluminium 140mm travel 29er “trail rocket”, erm, yes please. Fox 34’s, Float Float CTD, Deore/SLX/XT drivetrain and Deore brakes; sorted.
PROtecht and PROclean
All your cleaning and corrosion protection needs catered for with a three tin solution.
Price: PROclean £9.95/PROtecht £14.95
From: BG Innovations
Spank Oozy wheelset
More 27.5 wheels for testing, this time from Spank. The Oozy have a 26mm rim (outer) and ours are 142x12mm rear, 15mm through axle front with a XD drive freehub.
Magura TS8R 140mm 29
140mm 29er forks that we’re guessing are headed for the front of Chipps’ Gyro. These are the ‘normal’ DLO3 damped versions although they’re ready to have Magura’s eLect system dropped straight in
Showers Pass Refuge Pants
Fully seam taped 3-layer Elite waterproof and breathable hardshell pants for
From: Showers Pass
Green Oil EcoSponge3
Fair trade eco sponge for post ride ethical cleaning.
From: Green Oil
Novatec FlowTrail 29
FlowTrail wheels for the 29er bike. With red hubs for extra speed (everyone knows that red is fastest right?).
From: Extra UK
Kora ShoLa 230 zip
Yak wool warmth in a baselayer made from Hima-Layer fabric, lovely.
ClearProtect Frame Protection
Tape protection for the bike in your life. Easy to apply and warrantied for 5 years.
Price: From £9.95 – £39.95
From: Furious Sports
That’s it for this week, we’re heading north to get some Scottish action. See you Monday for the Debrief.