Stages meter_3

Stages Cycling Power Meter

He’s an actual Doctor and he works with power meters, but did he like this one?

August 11th, 15 2 2,239 Categories: Computers & GPS, Drivetrain


Race Face SixC CINCH Crankset

DH strength at XC weight? Do the Race Face SixC cranks deliver?

July 10th, 15 0 5,570 Categories: Drivetrain


Hope cranks reviewed

Greg reviews Hope’s new, long-awaited crankset – was it worth it?

June 29th, 15 10 9,576 Categories: Bits, Drivetrain

The XTR Race chainset.

2015 XTR Race drivetrain

Flagship 2015 Shimano groupset – worth the cash?

May 7th, 15 7 13,127 Categories: Drivetrain

This, right here, is trickledown in action.

Shimano Deore drivetrain and brakes

Budget-only groupset option, or a cheap and cheerful upgrade?

March 5th, 15 1 9,925 Categories: Brakes, Drivetrain


Shimano XT drivetrain

One step down from Shimano’s top-end, racer-only XTR marque is the only difference weight and aesthetics?

February 6th, 15 0 1,991 Categories: Drivetrain, Recommended

Chain rings-4

Shimano XTR Race

How did the top of the range Shimano XTR Race Crankset fare

January 27th, 15 0 1,719 Categories: Drivetrain

Chain rings-6

SRAM S1000

How did SRAM’s S1000 Crankset fare

January 24th, 15 0 3,117 Categories: Drivetrain

Absolute Black Oval Chainring off

Speed Date: Absolute Black’s OVAL Chainring

Are wobblecogs* the future?

January 13th, 15 10 5,038 Categories: Drivetrain

RaceFace Turbine Cinch 2

Speed Date: Race Face Turbine Cinch 1x crankset

How do Race Face’s direct mount cranks measure up?

November 3rd, 14 0 2,855 Categories: Drivetrain

Chain rings-1


Lightweight and slick shifting? Has SRAM achieved both with this top of the range double?

July 24th, 14 0 2,990 Categories: Drivetrain


OneUp Components 42t cog

It’s a compromise but it could save you a grand, here’s what we thought of the 1×10 extender cog

June 25th, 14 0 1,940 Categories: Drivetrain, Recommended


FSA’s 22-36t Afterburner Double crankset

Trail double with 29er-friendly gearing?

June 13th, 14 0 2,062 Categories: Bits, Drivetrain

Worn, but still quiet and secure

e*thirteen Guidering M narrow/wide chainring

Direct-mount security for TRSr cranks

May 23rd, 14 0 2,912 Categories: Drivetrain

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