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WTB Ci24 rims w/ White Industries XMR Hubs Reviewed

Stiff, Light and Durable

WTB’s first foray into carbon rims is deep and stiff – and they may not require a second mortgage to pay them off…

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True Precision Stealth Hubs

Teardown and First Impressions

True Precision’s hubs roll without even a whisper but they engage with virtually no hesitation – does that mean they are delicate and complicated?

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Best of 2016 – Andrew’s Picks

Silver Linings for 2016

Andrew does some up-cycling and custom painting, gets some seriously big-ass rubber and taps an underdog…

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Boost Spacing Shouldn’t Matter

Give us BOOST adapters!

Do you have some wheels or hubs that have become heirlooms because of Boost spacing? You should be able to boost them…

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Reynolds Blacklabel Wheels: Teardown & Winterization (Updated)

Industry Nine Hubs Vs. Winter

“Here in North Vancouver I have the luxury of access to year round riding allowing me to maintain my sanity and ruin my bicycle…”

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7 Reasons Not To Hate Super Boost Plus

How I wish it was with Chris Cocalis @ Interbike 2016

According to Chris Cocalis, the Pivot Switchblade couldn’t exist in its current form without a 157mm rear axle – but it actually isn’t new at all…

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Reynolds Wheels : Q&A at Interbike 2016

Three Dreaded Questions

Reynolds wheels designs rims, manufacturers molds, makes prototypes, and builds early production runs in the U.S.A…”

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True Precision Hubs

Instant, Silent, Olympic Gold

True Precision got started in BMX and despite not paying any riders, 5 of the 8 riders in the men’s final in Rio were on their axles…

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ProCore Review: For Trail Bikes

Tube Within a Tubeless?

Schwalbe’s ProCore system offers a tube inside your tubeless tire in an effort to protect your rim, prevent flats and improve traction…

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NOBL TR33 Wheelset

Dustin Adams Interviewed

NOBL is a relatively new player in the carbon rim arena – but they mean to put a dent by offering quality and innovation for less…

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Insides Out: SRAM ROAM 60 Wheelset

Intel Inside?

Andrew Major gets a little help busting into the guts of SRAM’s rear hub to see what makes it go clickety click…

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NOX Farlow Carbon Wheels: Reviewed

Words - Jon Harris

Modern rim design, feathery weight and a reasonable price – can Nox Composites deliver on all these promises?

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Industry Nine Torch Trail S Wheels – Reviewed

Wheels For The People

“Just to ensure I wasn’t living the dream, Cam and Pete asked me to test the more economical Torch Trail S wheelset…”

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Schwalbe ProCore

Install & Expert Opinions

ProCore generated lots of hype but now that the dust has settled, and you can buy the kits, what does it do for you…

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Michelin Wild Race’R Enduro Rear Tire Review

Built For Speed

Fast rolling tires with aggressive side knobs have become a favourite for enduro racers and even DH types…

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