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Review: Shimano ME7 SPD Shoes

With its grippy Michelin rubber tread and carbon TORBAL sole, the ME7 is the latest top-end trail shoe from Shimano. Does it top the outgoing M200?

November 16th, 16 0 13,205 Categories: Recommended, Shoes

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Review: Shimano Deore XT Trail M8020 27.5in Wheelset

At less than half the price of XTR wheels, how does the Shimano Deore XT Trail wheelset perform on the trail? Wil shares his experience.

November 8th, 16 0 29,458 Categories: Wheels

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Shimano MW7 Winter Boots

The wettest winter on record was the best time Chipps could have picked to test this classic of a winter boot

March 22nd, 16 0 3,121 Categories: Shoes

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Shimano XTR Di2 drivetrain

It’s at the tippy top of Shimano’s tree – an XTR Fairy, if you will. But is it a Good Fairy Godmother? We wave our wand to see

December 13th, 15 0 6,585 Categories: Drivetrain

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Review: Shimano AM41

They’ve been going a while – do the AM41s still hold up?

December 11th, 15 0 4,753 Categories: Recommended, Shoes

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Review: Shimano Saint

Big stoppers for big bikes, but how do they stand up to our testing?

November 7th, 15 0 10,270 Categories: Brakes

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Shimano M163 Shoes

Are these the best shoes Shimano have ever made?

September 17th, 15 1 5,404 Categories: Bits, Recommended, Shoes

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Shimano XT brakes.

What makes stoppers from the big S so good? Jenn explains

July 26th, 15 3 18,612 Categories: Brakes, Recommended

The XTR Race chainset.

2015 XTR Race drivetrain

Flagship 2015 Shimano groupset – worth the cash?

May 7th, 15 7 14,290 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 11,545 Categories: Brakes, Drivetrain

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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 2,830 Categories: Drivetrain, Recommended

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Shimano XTR Race

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

January 27th, 15 0 2,110 Categories: Drivetrain

Low slung and cavernous

Shimano Hotaka H35 daypack

Need a daypack large enough to get lost in? Look no further!

July 17th, 14 1 3,317 Categories: Luggage

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Shimano SLX

This SLX double chainset is a perfect example of a no-nonsense chainset that runs on a reliable, but simple, bottom bracket and it does the job with little fuss.

May 12th, 14 0 3,304 Categories: Drivetrain, Recommended

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