LONG TERM REVIEW
X-Fusion Trace HLR
11 Months, 3 Bikes, 1 Fork Review. Conclusion: The Trace HLR has the adjustments, features, and ride quality of significantly more expensive forks.
The MRP Ribbon Has Landed
MRP jumps into the fray with an iconic Colorado namesake
Rockshox Lyrik RCT3
How has our 160mm Lyrik RCT3 performed after 6 months on the shore?
Spring Service Basics
Wrench Now, Ride Later
Your bike hates you. But it can learn to love again.
Lean Back and Hang On
RockShox Announces 2017 Super Deluxe Coil
"Lean back and hang on, because the all-new Super Deluxe Coil brings the consistency and feel of a coil sprung shock to trail and enduro bikes..."
Set Up Video
Rebound Speed Vs. Suspension Performance
Demystifying Fork Offset and Trail
"Very occasionally, Uncle Dave feels the need to talk about something technical, such that he can maintain his bona fides as a 'bicycle expert.'"
SR Suntour Teams Up With Polygon UR
"We know what the RUX can do and it's about to change peoples perception of what SR SUNTOUR is doing..."
You Should Ride a Rigid Fork
If you own a hardtail, Andrew Major thinks you should add a rigid fork to add spice to your trails and convince your friends you're a badass...
DVO Diamond Long Term Review
" I've hopped back and forth onto a few different forks in the last couple of months, and I feel like the best thing I can say about it is..."
Dear Santa – Tim’s List
Tim's holding out for some more power and some explanations this holiday season.
Steve Mathews – Suspension Guru
Steve Mathews of Vorsprung Suspension gives you some tuning tips and advice he normally saves for Rémy Métailler...
2017 RockShox Lyrik RCT3 Teardown
The Lyrik is simple to work on and the parts inside reflect quality workmanship and engineering - so get in there and make yours sing like new...
Fox Performance Elite Teardown
Tearing down a Fox Performance Elite Float suspension fork - Factory level suspension without the Kashima coated stanchions...
Inside the 2017 RockShox Super Deluxe
The RockShox Monarch Debonair set a new standard for air sprung shocks but it had a couple of issues - the Deluxe and Super Deluxe sets out to solve them...
SRSuntour Durolux R2C2 (Updated)
"The out of the box feel is significantly better than past Suntour forks and, as I noted in the teardown, the new damper is significantly quieter..."
X-Fusion – Making Bikes Sane Again
Does your dropper cost only $200? Is it user serviceable - even on the inside? Does it have a replaceable cartridge that costs just $20 - after your warranty expires?
RST Dropper Post & Inverted Fork
RST moves to create interesting, high value, easy to service products, performance products – built with the rider in mind…
PUSH Industries: Interbike 2016
Backwards compatible shock updates and fresh tools are two of the tricks Darren from PUSH Industries is up to for 2017...
SILCA Tools Make Me Swoon
SILCA tools are a virgin pacific island in a sea of crap.
Sweating the Small Things @ Crankworx 2016
Andrew Major appreciates and identifies the small details that set bikes, mechanics, shops and manufacturers apart...
2017 Cane Creek DBcoil(IL) & VALT
Cane Creek is bringing coil shocks back for trail, AM and Enduro bikes - and they are promising performance gains without the big weight penalty...
Suntour Durolux R2C2 Teardown
"The Durolux R2C2 claims to be what a lot of riders claim to be looking for; a durable, no-nonsense, easily-serviced, affordable, and great performing fork..."
Care for your RockShox DebonAir
RockShox' DebonAir air can changed how a lot of riders thought about air shocks - but many have had a frustrating but easy to remedy issue...