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Reply to DIY Carbon bike repair 7/21/2014 4:18 PM
i bet it would work just fine. it's like an ace bandage that you'd stretch out a bit...kinda like the external layers of a cast for a broken arm or something. you could sand down any rough edges (if you dare possibly sanding your frame, too). it would ... more »
Reply to DIY Carbon bike repair 7/21/2014 2:16 PM
Reply to DIY Carbon bike repair 7/21/2014 2:12 PM
i saw that on shark tank and wondered if it would work for bikes haha. i'd try it. they hit it with a hammer, so it's totally safe! plus you can totally redo your geometry/seat tube angle w/ the bamboo like in that photo!
Reply to Best Colorado Bike Parks 7/16/2014 8:11 AM
40 mins? you drive slow hahaha. it's a shame the black runs at SV aren't open. it was fun there while it lasted! watch the banana peel helmet video at trestle for some slopestyle stoke before it was called banana peel, we made this preview vid last year, too Hot Wheels Slopestyle Trail at Trestle Bike Park- More Mountain BikeVideos ... more »
Reply to New bike help pls 7/9/2014 7:41 AM
there are some deals to be found on CRC - http://www.chainreactioncycles.com/us/en/mountain-bikes?f=2258
Reply to Whistle Blower 7/7/2014 10:00 PM
Well-written post, sideshow. Thanks for posting it. I'm anxious to hear some positive additions to the conversation, too. Like you said, running a race is not easy, but safety is a must. I remember a handful of instances over the years of sparse marshals/medical ... more »
Reply to 2010 Boxxer Compression 7/7/2014 9:54 AM
if you're happy w/ the kona purchase, it should be a good bike for starting out in downhill. ride it, shred it, upgrade as you need. i think aggy was on a bike really similar to a 2010 stab deelux when he did this, so you should be fine : )
Reply to Bike storage: how do you do it? 7/1/2014 8:19 AM
Reply to How to replace crank sprocket set ? 6/29/2014 10:12 PM
we need a little more info to say for sure. can you post a photo of it or let us know the brand/model name? odds are you can just replace the chainring as long as your actual crank arm or spider isn't bent.
Reply to List off the mountain bikes you've had 6/29/2014 8:36 AM
man, there are some gems in these lists!
Reply to List off the mountain bikes you've had 6/28/2014 9:18 PM
haha HOLY CRAP todd
Reply to Why are flat tires something we still see these days? 6/27/2014 9:03 AM
Reply to Air Dog 6/25/2014 1:20 PM
dang up to 70kph for hexodrone? take 'em to kamloops for those big booters! or rampage zone!
Reply to Air Dog 6/25/2014 12:18 PM
soloshot would be sick at the dirt jumps! air dog video
Reply to Why are flat tires something we still see these days? 6/24/2014 6:38 PM
bring me the tweel! that is sick
Reply to Why are flat tires something we still see these days? 6/24/2014 2:15 PM
maybe all the casualties from the EWS this weekend should run tubes and carry this?
Reply to Seat repair 6/24/2014 7:58 AM
it doesn't seem like it would hurt to try the repair kit. but considering the seat is nearing 20 years of age, it may be time for a new one. there are some good deals online for saddles. check out jenson's sale page here, for example.
Reply to The "Someone Stole My BIKE!" thread 6/23/2014 12:45 PM
i like it! thankfully i don't have a bike to contribute to this thread and i hope i never do.
Reply to All Things Fort William World Cup 6/8/2014 6:39 PM
check out TB's winning bike and his prototype Specialzed shoes, too!