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Cannondale Jekyll 2 Reviewed

Climb Jekyll; Descend Hyde

After three forks (including a Lefty) and loops of all descriptions – Andrew Major is ready to pronounce a verdict on the Jekyll 2…

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SRAM EX1: Does ‘E’ stand for ‘Everyone’

8 Speeds for Human Power

Andrew Major isn’t a fan of e-bikes but he sees great potential or SRAM’s new E group to be used on ‘meat powered’ bikes…

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Kiss & Tell with the X-Fusion Trace

First Dates

“By the end of our ride I could already feel that the fork was starting to break-in and it will be interesting to see what it feels like…”

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X-Fusion Trace HLR – Teardown

Words - Andrew Major

“Many consider X-Fusion the leader when it comes to features and ride quality per dollar…”

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Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt: First Impressions

Words - Pete Roggeman

Our Shimano XTR Di2 equipped Rocky Mountain Thunderbolt is an electronic shifting-equipped boogie machine. We’ve dubbed it ‘Thundervolt’.

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Cannondale Lefty SuperMax Teardown

Word - Andrew Major

Is it actually a fork when it has only one leg? There is much to recommend Cannondales oft derided single sider especially on the inside…

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Öhlins RXF 34: Long Term Review

Words by Andrew Major

Andrew’s got some time under him on the blinging black and gold Öhlins RXF 34 fork…

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Dissecting The Fox DYAD Pull Shock

First Lefty - Now This

“Pull shocks, like inverted forks, can be a tough sell to the non-converted but it is impossible to argue with the design goals…”

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Öhlins RXF 34 – First Trail Impressions

Öhlins On The Outside

“The harder you push into the fork’s very smooth travel the more support you start to feel from the damper…”

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Öhlins RXF 34 on the Inside

Breaking Down the RXF 34

Many products look great on the outside but fail to live up to their aesthetic promise with quality internals – where it’s most important…

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Why do MTB Forks Suck?

Ask Uncle Dave

“Why in the name of all that is holy, does my mtb fork require constant service, but the fork on my dirtbike seems content…”

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Vorsprung TLA Compression System Reviewed

Words - Jon Harris

“In use it made the fork dive hard into its travel, particularly on steep sections of trail when on the brakes…”

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MRP Stage Fork – Ramp On The Fly

Control Your Ramp

If the trail gets gnarlier than expected MRP’s Stage fork allows you to ramp up the end stroke on the fly…

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2016 Cane Creek DB COIL Climb Switch

Ridden and Reviewed

“I have been praying to the gods of cycling that Cane Creek would build a shock with the DH cred of the DB Coil, with the Climb Switch function…”

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2016 RockShox Lyrik And Yari

For Those Wanting More

SRAM has answered the calls of many and have released Charger damper versions of their popular Lyrik fork…

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