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Vital MTB member bturman
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Location: On The Road, CO USA

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3/12/2012 12:04 PM
Edited Date/Time: 3/12/2012 12:09 PM

These are all the new goodies I could find on the web from the Taiwan show. Some interesting bits coming down the pipe soon...


2013 Marzocchi 66 and 888 EVO Forks - 38mm stanchions with new gold coatings
http://www.mtb-news.de/news/2012/03/10/marzocchi-2013/


Wellgo Superflat Pedals - 315 grams, 10mm thick
http://www.mtb-news.de/news/2012/03/10/taipei-cycle-show-2-neue-pedale-wellgo-superflat-und-xpedo-hurtle/




Xpedo Hurtle Pedals - 300 grams
http://www.mtb-news.de/news/2012/03/10/taipei-cycle-show-2-neue-pedale-wellgo-superflat-und-xpedo-hurtle/


Spank Oozy AM Stem
http://www.pinkbike.com/news/Spank-Prototype-Components-2012.html


Spank Oozy Evo AM Wheels


New look for RockShox forks






Suntour Rux DH fork


Lapierre 29er
http://twentysix.ru/blog/industry/104681.html



SRAM X5 in 2x10


FSA Carbon Cranks, Bars, Post
http://www.pinkbike.com/news/First-Look-FSA-Gradient-components-2012.html




MSC Superflat II Pedals - lightest in the world?


Polygon Collosus DH 1.0 - 8" travel
http://www.pinkbike.com/news/First-Look-Polygon-Bikes-New-Downhill-Bike-2012.html


Carbon Astro DH bike


Carbon Devinci Dixon Trail Bike - 145mm travel
http://www.pinkbike.com/news/Taipei-cycle-show-product-round-up-2012.html


This looks safe...

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Big Bird

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Location: Santa Cruz, CA USA

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3/13/2012 10:07 AM

How bout that gearbox on the Suntour bike?

sspomer

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Location: Ventura, CA USA

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3/13/2012 11:12 AM

yeah, the gear box looks cool. what's up w/ the wheeler?

MTB R&D

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Posts: 142

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Location: In a Team Pit Near You..., CO USA

3/13/2012 1:40 PM
Edited Date/Time: 4/21/2016 10:21 AM

I rode Mickael Pascal's MSC pedals last year those were already super light. These are insane!

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Posts: 13

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Location: Amherst, MA USA

3/13/2012 3:48 PM

sspomer wrote:

yeah, the gear box looks cool. what's up w/ the wheeler?

its a 29er

yay

Big Bird

Vital MTB member Big Bird
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3/14/2012 9:25 AM

I thought it looked a bit steep.

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