Gear – Accessories


Light and Motion Taz 1200 and Seca 1500

High End Shiny for your Head and Bars

“Knockoff carbon rims and cheap light sets do have a habit of failing the day before a road trip or in the middle of a ride…”

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Light & Motion Stella 500 and Cygolite TridenX

Let There Be Light

Turn night into day with the magic of LEDs and Lithium ions…

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Mavic Crossmax Hydropack 15L

Is the hydration pack losing momentum to bottles and pockets?

Mavic’s Crossmax Hydropack fits the bill for all but the longest or shortest rides with a good range of features and design.

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EVOC Bike Travel Bag

Rolling in Style

“Designed to swallow up anything from a wispy road racer to the burliest DH sled, it offers a good level of protection without sacrificing manoeuvrability or ease of use while at the terminal…”

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Review: RaceFace Mud Crutch Fender

A Simple Solution for Dirty Problems

Finally! A non-prescription cure for Gritty Beard Syndrome…

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Gear Shots: The Five Dollar Multi Tool

It Was the Best of Tools, it Was the Worst of Tools

“It will stick around even when the cool kids are putting its head in the toilet and pressing the flush button…”

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Gear Shots: Crank Brothers B17 Tool

Reinventing the Multi-Tool?

“The quality of the b17 is up to par, but the possibility of a trailside bitsplosion remains…”

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Gear Shots: Fox DOSS Seat Post

Easy to Install, Easy to Use, Quality Dropper Post

“A well-built piece that installs easily and has proven reliable since it hit the market last year…”

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Off Season – What Off Season?

Margus Riga and Mitch Chubey get Winterized for a Race Face Print Ad

Behind the scenes with Atlas parts frozen in ice and Chubey sending it…

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Forum Testing: Ryders Eyewear

Bringing Testing to the People

We’re giving the chance to you, the readers of NSMB, to participate in product testing…

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Industry News

Chris King, E*Thirteen, Spank, and the Sombrio Pumptrack Jam

Recent releases in the wide and wonderful world of mountain bikes…

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Gear Shots #77

Gemini, Spank, and Norco...

Lights, wheels, bars and stems, and a new bike coming into the test garage…

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Crank Brothers Kronolog Review

Long Term with the Dropper Post

I started thrashing the Kronolog in March, and quickly realized there were a number of things to like about it…

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Review: MEC Pipeline Pack

Purple Rain!

Is this the hydro pack to carry the fuel for your two wheeled adventures? Prince thinks so.

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Interbike Day 3: The Final Frontier

More Stuff that Doesn't Suck from Morgan

Tying up loose ends on the final day of Interbike 2012…

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