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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 1,815 Categories: Drivetrain, Recommended

Named after a type of venomous snake - the Boomslang

Specialized Boomslang Pedals

Boomslang – top drawer? Or venomous snake?

February 6th, 15 2 3,240 Categories: Pedals, Recommended

Birzman toolkit

Birzman Zyklop C-Bag with tools

Everything you need for trailside maintenance?

February 5th, 15 0 1,590 Categories: Tools

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Empire MX6-EVO

The Empire MX6-EVO cuts a formidable silhouette, but does the single pivot bike translate well out on the trail?

February 5th, 15 0 6,078 Categories: Bikes

Giro helmet

Giro Xara helmet

Everybody needs a helmet or three, right? So how does this female specific one measure up?

February 5th, 15 0 639 Categories: Protection, Women's Specific

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Goodridge Brake Hose

What do you suppose is the deal with these hoses?

February 3rd, 15 4 1,257 Categories: Brakes

glasses

Dual Q9 Bifocal Eyewear

How did Mark like the Dual Q9 Bifocal Eyewear glasses

January 28th, 15 1 1,203 Categories: Uncategorized

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Shimano XTR Race

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

January 27th, 15 0 1,653 Categories: Drivetrain

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Garmin Edge Touring.

Jenn’s been putting in the miles and using the new Garmin Edge Touring, here’s what she thought

January 26th, 15 5 2,544 Categories: Computers & GPS

five tens

Five Ten Impact VXi Clipless shoe.

Five Ten’s new Impact VXi shoes put throughout the grinder team

January 25th, 15 0 2,005 Categories: Shoes

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SRAM S1000

How did SRAM’s S1000 Crankset fare

January 24th, 15 0 2,502 Categories: Drivetrain

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RaceFace Canuck S/S Jersey

How does this short sleeved jersey measure up?

January 23rd, 15 0 1,489 Categories: Clothing, Recommended

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DMR Stage 1 Saddle

A saddle with a strap on? How does that work?

January 23rd, 15 0 2,979 Categories: Recommended, Saddles

Absolute Black Oval Chainring off

Speed Date: Absolute Black’s OVAL Chainring

Are wobblecogs* the future?

January 13th, 15 10 4,558 Categories: Drivetrain

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