Added a comment about feature Finn Iles' Specialized S-Works Demo 8 3/21/2017 5:51 AM
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Might be their 'Guide RE' caliper. Which as far as i can tell is a code caliper mated to a guide lever and branded for e-bikes. For testing purposes they might have just put together whatever they had on hand?

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Started new thread Santa Cruz Nomad Frame / Lyrik 3/11/2017 5:49 AM

Large Nomad CC w/ RS Vivid Air, Canecreek headset, custom yellow graphics (the original magenta is underneath if you prefer). Frame is in excellent condition with a few minor scratches primarily from shuttling w/ other bikes. No crash damage. 1900 frame

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Added reply in a thread 2017 Racing Rumors 2/25/2017 10:24 AM

Alex Rankin alert! Looks like a proto frame too? https://www.instagram.com/p/BQ7vfssFrdo/?taken-by=alex_rankin

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Added a comment about feature Aaron Gwin's YT Capra vs YT Jeffsy - Bike vs. Bike 1/21/2017 5:44 AM
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When it's really more endorsement than collaboration, or what he thought he wanted turned not to feel like he anticipated it would.

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Added a comment about feature Vital MTB Face Off: The Best Flat Pedals 11/18/2016 8:32 AM
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Pedals sure have come a long way since the days of Crupi Bear Traps and Vans

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Added a comment about video Vital RAW - #TBT Gold Hill, Colorado, 2001 10/27/2016 11:05 AM
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Is that a 26x24" wheel setup on the Lenz?

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Added a comment about video #SQUIDVID - Enduro World Series, Valberg 9/16/2016 10:54 PM
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Both pair soaking wet bro.

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Added a comment about photo Mitch Ropelato's Santa Cruz 5010 7/29/2016 12:19 AM
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You guys are way overthinking it. This is just the bike he used at US nationals, he's racing a Bronson here in Aspen.

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Liked a comment on the item ONE LAP - Enduro World Series Aspen Recon with Lee Trumpore 7/28/2016 5:18 PM

#leecutthecoursein2016 #YEW

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See here: http://www.vitalmtb.com/photos/features/High-tech-Anti-Vibration-System-on-Commencal-DH-Bikes,10285/High-tech-Axxios-AXS-Anti-Vibration-System-on-Commencal-DH-Bikes,108105/sspomer,2

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Added a comment about feature Solving Problems: e*thirteen's Approach to Better MTB Components 5/5/2016 1:49 AM
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'A new freehub seal also solves durability issues for those riding in the grossest of conditions.'

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Added a comment about slideshow Qualifying Action from the Cairns World Cup Downhill 4/22/2016 8:54 PM
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I could listen to Martin Whiteley talk shop all day long, the man is an encyclopedia of all things World cup racing.

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Added a comment about video Case-O-Rama from Sea Otter 2016 4/16/2016 7:44 AM
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Better call Saul

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Liked a comment on the item Bottom Out at Lourdes World Cup 4/9/2016 11:06 PM

holly hell that is more than just a bottom out!
he went out digging for oil

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This article was roughly 1,000% more informative than the one on PB... kudos Vital!

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Added reply in a thread Lourdes World Cup Downhill 4/9/2016 5:49 AM

Qualis going on now, looks like Brannigan is first casualty of the day and might be sitting this one out on Sunday (#25, unprotected). 79th at the moment with several fast guys to go.

Added a comment about photo Matt Walker and his Cube TWO15 HPA 4/9/2016 5:32 AM
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Roost Off World Champ co-conspirator runner up. Pretty sure that sealed the deal with Cube

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