Gear – Controls


Ritchey WCS Trail Bar and Stem

Words - Jon Harris

“Your eyes are not deceiving you…what you see in the photographs is a Ritchey bar and stem setup that is suitable for getting rad on.”

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Easton Haven 35mm Carbon Bar and Stem

Thicker Is Lighter

“…incremental differences across all the components of your bike are the reason we’re seeing lighter bikes every year.”

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Gamut Cillos Stem

Stylish and Svelte

A stealthy and lightweight option for those who want a stiff cockpit interface

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Sensus Swayze Lock On Grips

It's Wavy Baby

Can the Swayze be the perfect perch for a picky pair of palms?

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2015 Fox 36 RC2: Ridden in Moab and BC

How Does it Perform?

For 2015 Fox started from scratch and rebuilt the 36 RC2 for three wheel sizes – but can it live up to the Pike?

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Gravity Dropper Turbo LP Seat Post: Reviewed

Updates to the Venerable Design

The new design is still affordable and serviceable, but not without its quirks…

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Truvativ BlackBox Handlebar Reviewed

Danny Hart Feels Good in the Hand

Danny Hart may look a bit bulbous at first, but once you get him in your hand, he feels just right…

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Digger! Welcome to Joystick…

Trail Builder Gets a Component Line

“Significant proceeds from the sale of each Digger by Joystick component go to the famous trail builder…”

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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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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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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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My Interbike Cherry Popped

Dropper Posts, Racks, Other Racks...

Tripping around the Sands convention center looking for things that don’t suck…

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Long Term Review: Ragley Bagger 288

The Slackest Steel Hardtail?

“This frame has a perceptible compliance I’ve not experienced with previous aluminum frames…”

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