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C138x104

"Like Granpa always used to say; Tahoe is like a toilet, sometimes it gets so packed with shit it just swirls round and round and no one can get out"

Too many late nights with a belly full of pain meds and Life Cycles on repeat?
Nice work.

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Added a comment about video Standard Mountain Time 5/2/2016 9:23 AM
C138x104

"Like Granpa always used to say; Tahoe is like a toilet, sometimes so packed with shit, it just swirls round and round and no one can get out"

Too many late nights with a belly full of pain meds and Seasons on repeat?
Nice work.

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Added a comment about feature First Look: 2016 Fuji Auric 27.5 4/28/2016 2:48 PM
C50

Don't forget the angles as well. The Breezer has some dated angles thanks to Joe Breeze.
He is a good guy, but not exactly on the same page as modern trail bike geo.

This one is more slackerer which means more betterer!

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Added a comment about feature First Look: BOX Components BTTR Bottle 4/15/2016 1:33 PM
C50

Pretty sure that won't fit on 95% of suspension bikes. Not that many folks run those......

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Added a comment about product review Tested: Loaded Precision X-40 Carbon Wheels 3/21/2016 9:00 AM
C50

"We started off with our tester's normal 37lbs of pressure."

All credibility instantly lost! Are you living in 1998?

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Added a comment about slideshow 2016 NZ Enduro, Race of a Lifetime 3/17/2016 10:58 AM
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Where is Wookie!!!!

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Added a comment about product review 2016 Test Sessions: Felt Decree 3 3/10/2016 1:26 PM
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Looks like the team robot got fired!

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Added a comment about feature Tested: e*thirteen TRS Group 3/6/2016 7:37 PM
C50

"coming it at 507g with a 32t direct mount ring. This compared to the other offerings on the market is very competitive, coming in roughly 40g lighter than another key manufacturer's carbon crank"

Really?? More like 60 grams heavier than the benchmark!




Better options abound....

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Added a comment about news blog Aaron Gwin Signs with YT | News & Exclusive Interview 2/8/2016 3:36 PM
C50

2 former moto racers shredding the WC on onza rubber and trp brakes?
Going to be interesting season for sure!

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Added a comment about product review 2016 Test Sessions: Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Comp Carbon 650B 1/26/2016 2:54 PM
C50

Damn SRAM, did you make that cassette out of tin foil?

http://p.vitalmtb.com/photos/users/109/photos/101322/s1600_IMG_6934.jpg?1453838731

Watch out for that bottom rung SRAM stuff Sloan, it'll come back to bite ya! This ain't a Walmart bike (yet).
Hope Speshy didn't pay more than $10 OE for it.

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Added a comment to intro's bike check 1/21/2016 3:29 PM
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Looks like Specialized, Pivot and Devinci had a nasty malt liquor lubricated orgy.

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Added a comment about feature Inside the Industry - COMMENCAL USA 1/18/2016 1:47 PM
C50

Many broken promises and lots of waiting for frames/parts the last time "Commecal USA" was attempted in the early 2000's. The main USA guy was a joke, talked big but disappeared when you had a problem.
They "sponsored" a local for Pro DH, he ended up having to re-pay the bike shop full retail for the frames

But now they have Lyle!
Hopefully all is better.....

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Added a comment about product review Tested: 2015 YT TUES CF Pro 1/14/2016 10:54 AM
C50

C'mon Gwin, you can use your real name here!

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Added a comment about product review First Look: Ohlins RXF 34 Fork 12/23/2015 9:48 AM
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The elusive 3rd chamber finally sees the light!

Way to go L man!

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Added reply in a thread 2016 Racing Rumours 12/16/2015 4:46 PM

Keene is about as in bed with Specialized as you can be short of putting a ring on the finger of Sinyard's daughter.... He is bro bro with all the mtb product managers and has been for many years. The American Dream is good guy to have on your team, ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2016 Racing Rumours 12/14/2015 9:08 AM

Siick, can't wait to see Grubby ripping around the local trails. If Specialized is for sure that is..... There will a new Enduro for MY2016 (new SJ last year, new Enduro this year). The new carbon frames usually start showing up for testing Dec/Jan. ... more »

Added reply in a thread Forum Hot Seat - Todd Seplavy, Director of Product at GT Bicycles 12/11/2015 2:41 PM

You may have set the record for shortest career with Speshy. I think it was less than a week? How involved were you with bringing Sam on board with Specialized? Did they just boot you after he signed? Were you bummed, or did you try and steal him over ... more »

Added reply in a thread Are You Getting a New Bike for 2016? 10/30/2015 3:01 PM

Yessir! Bringing back the DH with a Turner DHR. Bargain of the century right now! Feel free to send me all your 26" DH tires......

Added a comment about feature Opinion: When Does Risk Outweigh the Reward? How Red Bull Rampage Changed Our Perspective 10/19/2015 2:00 PM
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Question: "When Does Risk Outweigh the Reward?"
Answer: When you have to crowd source money to pay the medical bills as a result of said risk.

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Added a comment about video Kyle Norbraten & The Coastal Crew Part Ways 10/5/2015 9:25 AM
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Wow, slow day at Vital or what??

I dropped a big dump this morning, in case you want to put up the official announcement.....

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