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Sprechen sie Deustch? http://www.mtb-news.de/forum/t/dt-swiss-ex-511.810105/ Looks like wider rim up front (30mm inner) and skinnier, stronger rim in the back (25mm inner, heavier).

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Added reply in a thread Ways to Become a Better Mountain Biker 7/15/2016 5:10 AM

Race.

Added a comment about video Vital RAW - Lenzerheide Day 1 7/7/2016 6:47 PM
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We're so spoiled by this coverage. Thank you.

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Added a comment to mikesee's bike check 7/5/2016 4:17 PM
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And that one failed clone of Ridley looks up at her, and stammers out in a painful, hoarse whisper "Kill me. Please, kill me."

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Added reply in a thread Steve Peat's Crazy New V10 Paint Job 7/5/2016 10:17 AM

I like it cuz it's subtle.

Added a comment about video Cam Zink Rallying on Michelin Tires 6/24/2016 6:36 PM
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That was pretty cool.

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Added a comment about press release Öhlins Introduces New RXF 36 Fork and Universal TTX 22 M Shock 6/15/2016 10:18 PM
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JCL, yes, of course a very perceptive rider can feel anything, but I think you might have the story backwards. A shorter offset increases your trail figure and creates more sluggish steering. So if anything, running a 51mm 29er offset on a slacked out 650 enduro bike will actually make it handle tight stuff better. This has also been my experience.

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Added a comment about press release Öhlins Introduces New RXF 36 Fork and Universal TTX 22 M Shock 6/15/2016 7:43 PM
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Yup, my bad Brandon. It was a 46mm on the Reign. Doesn't change the fact that 99% of riders wouldn't notice the difference between a 42 and 51, and even if they did they'd forget about it in roughly 5.2 seconds of actual riding. I'd run it, and I'd be way more bummed on a flexy ass spindledick fork with proper offset than a properly stiff one with "the wrong" offset.

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Added a comment about press release Öhlins Introduces New RXF 36 Fork and Universal TTX 22 M Shock 6/15/2016 5:34 AM
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Wild guess: none of you have ridden a 650 bike with a 51mm offset fork? I have, friends have, and the survey says... barely noticeable, feels like a bike. Giant even specced the complete Reign with a 51mm offset fork and no one noticed.

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Liked a comment on the item Gwin's Tires 6/2/2016 8:39 PM

Ah the classic Onza Minion tyre

Added a comment about video Big Jump First Try 5/29/2016 7:52 PM
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Wow. Respect.

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Added a comment about video Golddiggers | Pimping a Demo 5/22/2016 4:33 PM
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"When I spend $10,000 on a downhill bike what I really want is Formula brakes," said no one ever.

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Added a comment about feature From the Workbench: At-Home Tubeless Conversion 5/6/2016 3:22 PM
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Best tip ever. Preach it.

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Added a comment about feature From the Workbench: At-Home Tubeless Conversion 5/6/2016 3:20 PM
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SAND PAPER!!!! YOU NEED SAND PAPER!!!! If you don't rough up the rim surface your tape will roll off (just barely) when you change tires 6 months from now, and then air will leak into your rim, but it will only leak out of your valve, and you'll think your valve is the problem, and you'll spend hours trying to fix the seal on your valve, but it's not your valve, it's a huge gaping section of your tape that rolled out of the way and is letting air in through the spoke holes, and then when you finally figure it out, you spend a an hour cleaning all the sealant off your rim with compressed air and alcohol, and you finally get new tape on there, and then six months later you go to change tires, and the whole process begins again until two years later you realize you need to start sanding your rim bed so the tape sticks better. And then everything's fine.

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Added a comment about video Homemade Hoverbike 5/1/2016 3:11 PM
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Not OSHA approved.

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Liked a comment on the item QUIZZED: Lea Davison and Kate Courtney 4/29/2016 11:13 AM

Ride a Real DH bike sometime, geeez!!! A mountain biker that has never ridden a modern DH bike is like a guitarist that has never plugged in...

Added a comment about feature Bike vs. Bike - Wyn Masters' GT Fury vs. Ed Masters' Bergamont Straitline 4/19/2016 10:01 PM
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Anyone who voted for Eddy's bike chose a Manitou Dorado over a Fox 40. Think about that.

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Liked a comment on the item Bike vs. Bike - Wyn Masters' GT Fury vs. Ed Masters' Bergamont Straitline 4/19/2016 9:59 PM

obviously your not a golfer

Added a comment about photo WINNING BIKE - Jill Kintner's Norco Optic Carbon 7 4/16/2016 9:58 PM
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Go Jill. Sea Otter win #1265 in the books.

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Added a comment about feature Bike vs Bike - Cam Zink's YT TUES vs YT TUES 4/13/2016 10:25 PM
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Also because stems shorter than 40mm feel like shit.

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