From the perspective of a shop employee, going to Interbike used to mean getting to see and try all of the newly developed product coming out. Over the last ten years, most of the big players have realized that the patrons of the big show have been slowly ... more »
If you make it up toward corvallis area I am in Albany and would be pleased to show off some of the local steep and techy.... if your into that kind of thing.
Ride as high as the snow level will allow. Dread and terror is pretty much the shit if it is clear, call the Glide ranger station to check for trail conditions. Dear leap would be cool too, some high speed descending for sure. The rest of it is all good ... more »
Added reply in a thread Opinion on fixies? 5/20/2014 8:17 AM
F the fixie, get a kickback 2speed! They are super fun and very functional. Plus, do you really want to be tightening your cog and lock ring every four days? Fixes are for oval tracks.....'nuff said.
Just got a new 55 ti rc3, and I'm wondering if anyone out there has played with the damper setup to get more compliance on the compression stroke. I love the fork and am totally enamored with it, but I had to dial the compression all the way out to get ... more »
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Eula ridge trail, Hardesty mountain, tire mountain, moon point, Alpine of course, and upper north fork willamette river trail. If you have time you should drive a bit and do north umpqua river or mackenzie river trails....both are epic, mac is 27mi, ... more »
And that little o-ring is supposed to hold the air back in the event that the tube suffers a pinch? I'm totally baffled by this concept. I tried tubeless on some stans flow wheels, and could not find a tire that would hold on. UST tires, 2ply dh tires, ... more »