Fresh Goods Friday 217

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It’s Friday and we’re on the cusp of another weekend of tip-top shredding. So let’s get the Fresh Goods featured and head out to the hills…

Zealous Division Frame

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That back end looks rather short. It’s achieved by….

Andy from Zealous stopped by with a Division fame built into a bike for us to play about with. The idea is to anchor the steamrollerability of 29er wheels to the taut snappy riding of a smaller bike, by making the chainstays supershort and ‘playful’.

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Using a couple of reinforced struts the wheel can fit within…
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Ours has a Zee mech and an obligatory one-by drivetrain
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Meow

Price: £499.99

From: Zealous

SRAM X1 Groupset

Chipps has got his mitts on a SRAM groupset! He’ll be schralping things next… RUN AWAY!

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X1 FTW

Brakes: £135 each

Chainset: £149

Rear Mech: £179.99

Chain: £27.99

Shifter: £59.99

Cassette: £239.99

XX1 Cassette and Chainring

XX1 FTW
XX1 FTW

Dave’s been busy sorting a few bits to get his Tallboy LTc nice and fresh for a new set of adventures.

Chain: £48.00

Chainring: £75.00

Cassette: £338.00

RockShox Reverb Seal Kit

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‘strain relief’ – the mind boggles…

Watch out for a whole load of ‘How to’ videos coming soon. Given some of the staff’s mechanical ineptitude ‘Bleed’ may well be a command…

Price: £38.99

All from Fisher Outdoor Leisure

RedAnt frame polish

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Keeping things shiny

Everything you need to keep your bike looking fresh no matter what the frame material.

Price: £9.99 each

From: iRide

 RearViz camera mount

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You strap it on your arm, attach your GoPro, and you can swivel the mount around to get your lovely face just-so when you’re giving your ranty monologue to camera whilst riding through the traffic.

Price: £24.78

From: Rearviz

Maxxis Shorty

Spikes!
Spikes!

Now in 29er and 27.5 flavours, a super sweet spike for the Brown Pow ja? The Shorty comes in Maxxis’ super grippy Maxx Terra for all the steering grip you’ll ever need.

Price: £TBC

Maxxis Ikon

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F.A.S.T.

And for the rear there’s a nice fast rolling Ikon in Maxx Speed flavour.

Price:  £54

All from: Maxxis

Shimano XTR M980 cranks

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XTR FTW

Bling cranks for matching up to Stages power meters.

Price: £374.99

XTR/XT/SLX/Alfine organic brake pads

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Pad it out

New pads for Shimano stoppers.

Price: £9.99

From: Madison

Black Mamba Workshop gloves

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Winning product name of the week

Super stealth workshop fettlin’ protection for your hands.

Price: From £13.50 for 100

Honey Stinger Organic Energy Gel

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All the flavours of energy

Power! in a small packet. Suck it up to keep you going.

Price: £27.00 for 24

Both From: 2 Pure

Specialized Purgatory Grid 2Bliss Ready

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Mo’ Rubber!

Big grip for mountain shredding.

Price: £35.00

Specialized Slaughter Grid 2Bliss Ready

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Bring your daughter, etc, etc…

Nice and fast back tyre from the big S – enhances speed with the lower centre tread and gives you cornering happiness with the gnarly sidetreads.

Price: £35

Specialized Butcher Grid 2Bliss Ready

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Gnar!

And an all rounder All Mountain for the ‘gnarliest terrain’ for good measure. Braaaaap.

Price: £35

All from Specialized

Mavic Stratos Thermo Gloves

Thermo
Thermo

A good balance of warmth and thickness to keep your hands toasty though winter rides.

Price: £52.00

Mavic Stratos H20 Short

Packs small
Packs small
Keeps you dry
Keeps you dry

Nice and packable waterproof shorts for a bit of weather protection.

Price: £125.00

Mavic Stratos H20 Pants

Long leg protection
Long leg protection

And for when it’s really bad there’s the full leg protection version.

Price: £145.00

All From: Mavic

 Kali Helmets

Helmets!
Helmets!

What do you call a group of helmets? Anyhoo here’s a stack that’s been left by ‘visiting American’ Brad from Kali.

From: NRG4

Garmin 510

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Computer says NO.

Richard’s going to be ‘measuring everything’ as part of his enduro world domination training plan with the help of this neat little Garmin. And possibly a tapemeasure.

Price: £249.99

From: Madison

Muc Off Bio Grease and Carbon Gripper

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Workshop love

Workshop supplies for proper preparation.

Price: Grease – £12.00; Carbon Gripper – £8.99

From: Cycling Sports Group

Derby 27.5 x 40mm wheels

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More big rims

More fat rims for our upcoming test from the good folk at Derby.

Price: UK £TBC / US $1400 – 1500

From: Derby

That’s it for this week, we’re off to ride up and down again all weekend. Just for a change.


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