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Added reply in a thread "Small differences, looming large" and the perceived increasing cost of MTB 5/24/2014 5:48 PM

I've been pretty outspoken about MTB-industry prices going pretty out of control, but more in terms of clothing (DH mainly) and tires than anything else. I look at the prices high quality MX/dirtbike/ATV riding gear goes for at motocross/motorcycle shops, ... more ยป

Liked a comment on the item Cairns World Cup Downhill Qualifying Slideshow - Passenger or Pilot? 4/25/2014 7:16 PM

Sven has a thing for the hot blonde girl? Just a hunch. Two shots in one slideshow. #nobodyiscomplaining

Liked a bike check Canfield Bro - Jedi Flo Yellow 1/19/2014 11:32 AM
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Liked a comment on the item First Look: 2014 Canfield Brothers Jedi 11/25/2013 8:49 PM

Mother of god...just when you thought these bikes couldn't get any better.

Added a comment about feature First Look: 2014 Canfield Brothers Jedi 11/25/2013 8:44 PM
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yep! and Canfield is nice enough to offer it as a limited edition package, with the Emerald fork, Jade shock, and DVO green links!

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Liked a bike check Scott Voltage DH 10/31/2013 9:46 PM
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Added a comment about photo ICEdot Crash Sensor 9/24/2013 7:14 PM
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ok this is a seriously good idea, I generally try to not ride solo, or at least on low-traffic trails (more fun riding with people :D) but the times I do, or if I'm out in a fairly remote trail, this could literally be a life saver

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Liked a comment on the item Sneak Peek: Inverted X-Fusion Revel HLR Fork 9/12/2013 7:36 PM

20 mm axle? check. Infinite wheel diameter compatibility? Check. Hi and Lo Compression and rebound? check. Bout time.

Added a comment about photo 2014 Canyon Torque DHX Sag Meter 9/4/2013 10:16 PM
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it's little features like this that make bike setup (especially on longer travel bikes/bikes with coil shocks) a lot easier, even just some paint lines on the linkage to indicate where in the travel one was would be great

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Liked a comment on the item SPY SHOT! Prototype Specialized DH Bike 8/9/2013 7:01 PM

Lets be honest - as nostalgic as everyone is for 26" wheels, there is a good chance the 650b offers some considerable advantages for DH and Enduro applications, while 29" clearly makes sense for outright speed on the trail/XC side. With the increasing inertia generated by a gyroscopic effects of...more

Added a comment about video Trevor Trinkino Shreds the Guerrilla Gravity GG/DH at Angel Fire Mountain Bike Park 6/24/2013 7:35 PM
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bike and rider both look super pinned! hard to go wrong with a beefy single pivot and a CCDB!

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Liked a comment on the item Tested: Five Ten Freerider VXi - Our Go-To Trail Shoes 4/25/2013 10:37 PM

I've got Impacts, Danny Macs, and Minnaars all from last year and my VXi's are by far the stiffest of them all.

Added a comment about product review 2013 Test Sessions: Mondraker Foxy XR 3/27/2013 8:16 PM
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I've always liked running a short stem on a bike, even for just general trail riding and XC... I just wish it was easier to find short-ish travel trail bikes with a 24.5-25" TT and a ~17" seat tube...

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Liked a comment on the item Developing: Trek World Racing Wants Aaron Gwin Back, Whiteley May Pursue Legal Action 1/9/2013 9:54 PM

Why is AG so well liked? Because he is a classy dude, through and through.

Added a comment about photo Brendan Fairclough Wins Avid Speed and Style over Andreu Lacondeguy at 2012 Crankworx 8/12/2012 9:11 PM
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Yeah Brendawg! Kill it!

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Liked a comment on the item 2012 U.S. National Champs DH Video 7/24/2012 8:42 PM

USA USA USA USA FUCK YEAAAAHHHHH!!!!! SOUTH EAST FUCKK YEAAAHHH!!!! ZZ TOP FUCKK YEAAAHHHHH!!!! Props to them Georgia boys Max Morgan who placed 21st, and Ethan Quehl who qualied 4th and placed 9th in finals. Who says living in a flat state won't produce skill?

Added a comment about feature Win a RockShox BoXXer - Vital OTB, 2012 Val di Sole, Italy World Cup 5/30/2012 1:53 PM
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Aaron Gwin: 3:14.63
Tracy Moseley: 3:55.78

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Added a comment about feature Bar Drag Bounty 2 Winners 3/5/2012 9:07 PM
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sooooo much shred.....

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Added a comment about video Dirtyflows Season 2011 1/5/2012 7:14 PM
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this whole video was completely sick, music suited it really really well!

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Added a comment about video Riding the Zerode G-1 12/1/2011 1:14 PM
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considering this whole setup literally costs less than some traditional downhill frames that still need a full drivetrain setup (derailleur, cassette, cranks/chainring/chainguide/bashguard, etc), it could actually build up to a reasonably priced (compared to some of the top-of-the-line downhill bikes on the market) and very very capable rig. getting to the shock for adjustments might be an exercise in patience (and the importance of carrying zipties and a pocketknife to remove and replace the CF bashplate every time) but for a bike otherwise that well thought out, I'd be willing to deal with it

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