those are electric grip warmers. you keep em on til you're in the start gate so the rubber is tacky and warm.
Liked a comment on the item PIT BITS - Aaron Gwin's Super Clean Specialized S-Works Demo for Leogang 6/11/2015 11:42 AM
Liked a comment on the item Pre-Worlds: Remi Thirion and Myriam Nicole Take Top Spot in Vallnord 5/4/2015 9:08 PM
Nice to see Minnaar back up to speed so soon after having his thumb operation!
Added a comment about photo Hitting the big 4/15/2015 1:58 PM
Looks like Ratty's 1st round BDS finish.. Almost ran out of tranny!!
Nice one Gabe!
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Saw it flapping around after his flat.. damn. I had high hopes..
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Liked a comment on the item PIT BITS Lourdes World Cup - Schwalbe Procore 4/13/2015 2:38 PM
Didn't work so well for Neko
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Added a comment about photo Ratboy Hasn't Learned a Damn Thing...and We Love It! 4/7/2015 12:24 PM
still doesn't want to brake for jumps.. Atta boy Ratty!
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Added a comment about news blog Greg Minnaar's Thumb Injury Update 3/30/2015 9:33 AM
Liked a comment on the item Swedish Gold - Öhlins and the Mountain Bike 2/20/2015 4:41 PM
I see Ohlins' entry into the mtb market like Fox's back in the day. It is going to revolutionize the industry. Fox unfortunately seems to be stagnating these days. Great to have new blood in the game.
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Added reply in a thread The Patent Thread - New and Wild MTB Inventions 11/7/2014 2:45 PM
Power Meter linked electronic shock damping for instant pedaling efficiency without any levers to flick... full plush, unless you're cranking, then the low speed cranks up. Can use the power source from your electronic shifter that will be mounted to ... more »
Liked a comment on the item Pro Bike: Steve Smith's Devinci Wilson 27.5 10/27/2014 4:17 PM
They build the aluminum frames in Canada. Much easier to get precise that way and make minor tweaks as they need to, otherwise they are wasting money on carbon molds which can't be changed. When they are happy with the design they will go to...more
Added a comment about video NS Bikes in the Lab of Destruction 10/17/2014 12:51 PM
The machine test is pretty good. Jumping and pulling on them doesn't exactly give solid data to go by.. The enve weighted bar drop seems to be a little more repeatable and scientific approach. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OcSqTlkvkj0
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Added reply in a thread Should the World Cup Downhill season have more races? 10/13/2014 4:38 PM
Yes. I'd love to see more races!! Travel budgets are the obvious limitation, so more races closer together for less travel. knock out some of the far places, or have a couple races while everyone's there. This would also have added benefit of more Claudio ... more »
Liked a comment on the item Specialized's 33.2 Pound S-Works Demo 8 Carbon Downhill Bike 10/7/2014 4:31 PM
foam grips and no bash? come on- it would have weighed 33.3 lbs with lock-ons and a bash guard. then i wouldn't have had to make this stupid comment.
Liked a comment on the item Brendan Fairclough Finals Run POV - Red Bull Rampage 2014 10/1/2014 5:13 PM
Definitely one of the favorite lines for me. So creative.
Liked a comment on the item Andreu Lacondeguy's Winning Rampage Run 9/30/2014 6:51 PM
Yeah, but it was pretty clear the announcers didn't know what they were talking about half the time. I am super stoked Andreu won it and that he did it on a run like that: BIG mountain. You could tell after first runs they were rewarding creative lines and the dodgy-ness of them...more
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Liked a comment on the item VP-Harrier Altitude Pedals 9/12/2014 4:23 PM
For the love of god get rid of this slide show format! just show the images on 1 page
Added a comment about photo MW Industries Carbon Composite Bellows Shock Spring 9/11/2014 10:54 AM
Are they vented? need to let the air out of them, or they'll add damping to the picture.
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