Fresh Goods Friday 563 – Bank Holiday Treats
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Sonder dial dropper routing is dumb.Posted 1 month ago
It raise my eyebrow too – however I guess it goes under BB and then up? Not sure if this is better/worse for routing, other than it surely will fill the frame with more water?Posted 1 month ago
What makes a saddle gravel-specific?Posted 1 month ago
Marketing makes it gravel specific.Posted 1 month ago
Only available in 29er, our test set are laced to i9 Hydra hubs and come in at a ‘kitchen-scale-confirmed’ weight of 1,668g 9901g rear, 667g front), with valves and tape.
That’s a heavy wheel!Posted 1 month ago
Loads of hardtails use the same method for dropper routing. On-one Scandal is the same (and more than similar in many other ways to the Sonder! Same factory, similar tubing, different geo?) .Posted 1 month ago
i confirm the saddle is very gravel comfortable. the tape while also gravel comfortable… don’t get it wet as it takes a week to dry……Posted 1 month ago
@teethgrinder – thanks for pointing that out! (now fixed) I can confirm that the wheel does not weigh nearly 10kg, and is actually a very respectable 901g!Posted 1 month ago
Marketing makes it gravel specific.
Dats wot i fawtPosted 1 month ago
1,668g (901g rear, 667g front) i don’t have an a-level in maths but that doesnt seem right.Posted 1 month ago
That saddle’s just what I need to complement my gravel-specific socks and gravel-specific energy bars.Posted 1 month ago
Congratulations, Amanda. Group test of trophy cabinets incoming. 🙂Posted 1 month ago
I’m gonna get myself into the dropper lever business. Markup on those bastids must be immense!Posted 1 month ago
Went looking for “map below”. Left disappointed.Posted 1 month ago
@tuboflard I’ve disappointed enough people in my life, so I don’t want you on that list! Map added 🙂Posted 1 month ago
Thanks! 👍Posted 1 month ago
Know what would make a gravel bike more comfortable to ride?Posted 1 month ago
Suspension and bigger tyres, maybe add some knobs on them and a flat handlebar while you’re at it!
Well done Amanda. 😀Posted 1 month ago
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