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SMITH FOREFRONT/PIVLOC OVERDRIVE

Long Term Review

Dave Smith tries to determine if eyewear and a helmet from the same firm can work together to make time on the trail blissful…

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2016 Stumpjumper – Brandon Sloan Interviewed

Plus Ride Impressions

Brandon Sloan talks about how the 2016 Stumpy came to be and Jon Harris tells you how it rides…

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Pivot Mach 6 Carbon – First Impressions

Words - Jon Harris

Pivot sent us their top of the line build with new XTR, a 2016 Fox Float X EVOL and Reynolds carbon wheels…

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Why Did Evil Build the 29″ Following?

Ripping By Luke Strobel

Vernon Felton and Ryan Palmer sit down with Evil boss Kevin Walsh and ask him wtf he was thinking making a niner in a six fitty world…

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Race Face Tailgate Pad: Reviewed

Security for your Sled?

Race Face has taken what started as an old piece of carpet over your tailgate and added some sophistication…

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Shimano XT M8000

First Ride Impressions and Pricing

“…for many, front derailleurs are now as useful as tits on a bull, but Shimano’s new FDs are damn impressive.”

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Shimano Brings E-Bikes to America

Words - Cam McRae

Shimano had a sign listing the companies planning to use the system in North America – but one name wasn’t visible…

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OneUp 45 Tooth Sprocket

More Teeth = More Bettah?

OneUp will tell you their 45t cog for Shimano XTR isn’t about a lower granny – it’s about getting more range with only one ring…

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The Future of Marzocchi

Ending Production?

“In recent weeks conflicting information has been surfacing about the future of Marzocchi…”

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e*thirteen Carbon Cranks

Words - Cam McRae

Light and elegant arms and spindles to slim down your DH or AM bike from e*thirteen…

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Don’t Blame The Bike Industry

Are We to Blame?

“Isn’t the bike industry becoming a bit like Apple in all the wrong ways? Changing things just so they are different…”

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Ask Uncle Dave – Done With Sea Otter

Words - Dave Tolnai

Uncle Dave moves into Team Robot’s territory this week…

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Pacenti PDent

Words - Pete Roggeman

Pacenti’s dimpled bar concept that allows stem lengths as low as 15mm.

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New 9-42 Tooth Cogset from e-13

This One Goes Down to Nine

How’s that for spreading the accordion?

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Sea Otter 2015: Rocky Mountain Sherpa

Get Out And Explore

Want to cover big miles and get way, way out there? The Sherpa is the bike for the job.

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