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Added a comment about photo Pivot's 30.8 Pound Phoenix Carbon Downhill Bike 7/8/2014 4:37 PM
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That's what I was thinking, and switch the 40 Float for a Boxxer WC or an Idylle Rare and you could get the same or lower weight, and have all DH specified parts on the DH bike.

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Added a comment about news blog Top Three Runs at FISE Andorra Slopestyle 2014 6/30/2014 7:49 PM
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What bike is Logan Peat riding?

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Added a comment about feature Value DH Project: Building The Best Downhill Bike For Your $$$ 6/20/2014 1:51 PM
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Source?

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Added a comment about video UCI DH World Cup: Leogang Practice 6/14/2014 1:06 PM
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Two questions. One, why aren't the Lapierre guys on the new bike? Two, when will the video editor for these films get the volume of the music an the interviews to match? I hate how one second I have to turn up the volume to hear anything, and the next I'm turning it down to save my hearing. Other than that, sweet job!

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Added a comment about video Quit Mountain Biking Right Now: Introducing the Roller Cycle 5/23/2014 2:01 PM
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Make it a drone, then it can push you and your bike to the top, and you can "drive" it back down either before or after your run. Then you can do shuttle runs by yourself!

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Added a comment about feature Win a SRAM X01 DH Drivetrain - Vital OTB 2014 Cairns World Cup 4/25/2014 4:19 PM
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Aaron Gwin 4:20.178
Rachael Atherton 5:18591

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Added a comment about feature Win a SRAM X01 DH Drivetrain - Vital OTB 2014 Pietermaritzburg World Cup 4/11/2014 9:04 PM
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Aaron Gwin 3:52.376
Manon Carpenter 4:33.463

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Added a comment to prestondh's bike check 3/16/2014 10:21 PM
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Well, I wasn't expecting that, though that doesn't sound too bad. Maybe add some volume spacers to the air can to make a more progressive spring rate, if you find that the ride gets too harsh when you add air.

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Added a comment to olivier.rouvidant's bike check 3/16/2014 9:11 PM
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Beautiful build. One question though, When you were running the rear suspension, did you run into any issues? (like bike not using full travel, or suffering from "spiking") If so, have you managed to eliminate them and how? I'm hoping to get myself an Undead soon, and I might try for a DBair if it works well with the frame.

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Added a comment to prestondh's bike check 3/16/2014 9:09 PM
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I read somewhere that when you put the Vivid Air on some frames, you have to run more sag then you do on a coil shock just to get full travel out of it. Have you had to do this?

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Added a comment to ronald.navyy's bike check 3/16/2014 9:06 PM
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So, how does the air shock feel vs the stock coil one? do you have to run more sag (than with a coil) to get full travel, or does the frame respond well with an air shock?

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Added a comment about feature First Look: 2014 Canfield Brothers Jedi 1/30/2014 12:03 PM
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Where/when can a demo one of these bad boys?

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Added a comment about video 2014 World Cup Track Helmet Cam - Cairns, Australia with Tracey Hannah 12/12/2013 10:20 AM
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The track has until the end of April to deteriorate into a rutted out, blown out, suspension nightmare of a track if the trail crew allows it to happen. Plus that is what everyone said last year about Valnord when the first track video came out, and it turned into one of the best like tracks of the year. Give it time, I'm sure it will turn into the proper DH track that Australia deserves.

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Added a comment about photo Does it Come in Rootbeer? New DVO Fork Colors 11/11/2013 2:04 PM
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I think I like that look better than any of the other two looks so far. Very nice.

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Added a comment about video Meanwhile in Russia... 11/2/2013 8:38 PM
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batman...

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Added a comment about video THAT WAS CLOSE! Cyclist Almost Hit by a Train 10/3/2013 11:26 AM
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He saw the gates, he was going around them to beat the train. If you look, there is a cyclist, in a bike lane on the other side of the track. From the other cyclist, you can tell that this video's unlikely hero was way outside the bike lane, in an attempt to go around the gate.

He suffers from what I call, "bikes are allowed onto the road, therefore they mys be just as capable as cars, therefore, I can act the same way that I do when I drive a car." syndrome. It afflicts many road going cyclists all over the world. It results in run lights and dead bikers. Please, help stop the madness, and give me ridiculous amounts of money, so i can do research into medicine to fight the syndrome. I will need to buy a new $10,000 road bike every week for this research. Thank you.

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Added a comment to chazdog's bike check 9/28/2013 6:06 PM
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How well does the DB Air match up with the Avalanche Cartridge? Does it feel like it has equal performance?

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Added a comment about feature Win a RockShox Vivid Rear Shock - Vital OTB Leogang 9/21/2013 2:44 PM
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Steve Smith- 3:10.125
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Added a comment about video GoPro Mountain Bike River Jumping with Kirt Voreis, Jamie Goldman & Carson Storch 9/17/2013 8:18 PM
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How deep does the water need to be to jump into it like that?

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