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Added reply in a thread Flats On Your Trail Bike? 6/3/2014 12:12 PM

i rode flats for about 10 years exclusively before getting a road bike and starting to ride clipped in. on the road, the benefits are huge. i finally made the plunge to clips on the MTB trying to keep up with all my faster friends who ride clips, the ... more »

Added reply in a thread What do you think about electronic MTB components? 6/3/2014 12:00 PM

definitely clean, and definitely the ideal from a design perspective. Pinion knows where to head with it, the trick is how do you get something like that to go mainstream? I mean, we can't even get a "standardized" BB or head set anymore...a gear box ... more »

Added reply in a thread What do you think about electronic MTB components? 6/2/2014 3:23 PM

on a fundamental level, what exactly is wrong with chains and derailleurs? efficiency is key on anything powered by humans (cause even the strongest ones are pretty weak compared to the duty cycle of a electric motor or combustion engine), and i just ... more »

Added reply in a thread Online vs. Bike Shops - Inevitable Change? 5/29/2014 5:53 PM

at the car stereo shop i used to work at (sockdrawer internet retailers/cheap copy cat brands have KILLED a lot of brand value in the auto consumer electronic industry) we used to charge a significantly higher labor rate if the items being installed ... more »

Added reply in a thread Online vs. Bike Shops - Inevitable Change? 5/29/2014 5:49 PM

here's the way i see it playing out, having sat on all sides of the "screen" (i've done sales at LBS, MFG, mail order/distributor). from the MFG perspective you want to sell to EVERYone (but don't expect us to stop everything to ship you some tire levers ... more »

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Liked a comment on the item Watch Pro Snowboarder Jeremy Jones Get Rowdy on His Bike - Rushing Hours 10/20/2012 12:33 PM

yeah that's some serious revolutionary riding right there

Added reply in a thread XC Helmets 8/9/2012 2:31 PM

you should probably get the one that fits the best i like the giro feature

Added a comment about video The Death Of Barcelona 12/9/2011 9:06 AM
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i wonder if they have already lined up future wheel chair sponsors?

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Added a comment about video "1 On It" video 12/7/2011 8:51 AM
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morning...made!

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Added a comment about slideshow Chris Akrigg's Mongoose Slayton 11/28/2011 8:36 AM
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YES!!

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Added a comment about video PumpTrack Fun 10/10/2011 8:42 AM
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that was awesome!

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Added reply in a thread Boxxer WC 05 upgrade 10/10/2011 8:41 AM

you can put the guts from a newer boxxer in there, including the air spring. i've never tried the air spring, and some people i trust think there might be problems getting it to seal as the coil spring you currently have makes tiny marks on the sealing ... more »