Liked a comment on the item Bike of the Year Contender? All-New Pivot Switchblade REVIEWED 2/6/2020 1:57 AM

A bit of a rant. If you take a look at the Geo diagram the point that the actual seat tube center line and this meaningless center line that is to represent a seat tube angle intersect what in the hell is this point meant to represent? Is it where my saddle might be when...more

Liked a comment on the item Unlike Anything Else - Trust Shout Linkage Fork Reviewed 1/31/2020 12:04 PM

Would consider but alas I drive a Buick

Liked a comment on the item FOX Releases Updated FIT4 Damper and New Bearing Shock Hardware 8/14/2019 7:39 PM

Well, great, let's use standard 6900 ball bearings and call them ROLLER bearings, 'cause the balls roll I guess, technically.....

Liked a comment on the item The All-New 2020 Rocky Mountain Slayer Unveiled 8/14/2019 3:40 PM

Christopher has a point, that is a heavy bike!

Still, those commenting below that a lot of EWS bikes are in the upper thirties with a race ready tire/suspension setup is something I'd agree with.

My Sentinel (alloy) with air suspension, ready to race with about 1.5lbs of tools...more

Liked a comment on the item Trust Performance Announces Updated Pricing on Message Suspension 5/4/2019 6:36 AM

Pfff, now this is just another fork for peasants. Should have anodized something and raised the price

Liked a comment on the item PIT BITS Part 2 - Maribor World Cup Downhill 4/26/2019 1:04 PM

Gallery format is so much better than slideshow on mobile. Thanks!

Liked a comment on the item PIT BITS Part 1 - Maribor World Cup Downhill 4/25/2019 2:26 PM

It has clips and different tire/rim sponsors so i'd say no for Sam

Liked a comment on the item Pirelli Launches Mountain Bike Tire Range 3/1/2019 8:46 AM

They’ll wear out in 10 laps then you’ll need to come in to the pits for the regulatory compound switch. I’ll get my maclaren f1 coat....

Liked a comment on the item Deep Dive and Impressions: 8150's Unique Carbon Wheels 2/18/2019 12:30 PM

Because you're not Loic.

Liked a comment on the item Vorsprung Launch Smashpot Coil Conversion System 1/31/2019 7:22 AM

I guess now's not a good time to mention that a DVO kit may or may not be under development...

Liked a comment on the item Alchemy Arktos 2019 1/11/2019 1:01 PM

then you probably shouldn't put them on your bike

Added reply in a thread Trek Slash with dhx2 coil 11/14/2018 9:51 AM

It's a 230x65 with some spacers on the shaft underneath the bottom out bumper to take it to 57.5

Added reply in a thread Trek Slash with dhx2 coil 11/12/2018 9:40 AM

Yes I believe so, I run my DHX2 at 57.5 mm, but I'm aware of people running 60 mm

Liked a comment on the item FOX Live Valve Suspension: Robots, MTB and the Rise of the Machines 8/28/2018 11:46 PM

In motorized vehicles this is amazing, (and not completely new). In bicycles, I think the big thing we still have to get over is this... "The system can be slightly inconsistent when preloading for a bunny hop, jump, or other trail feature. Depending on the terrain leading up...more

Liked a comment on the item Aaron Gwin Discusses Racing His New 29er DH Bike 8/23/2018 12:12 AM

“I feel like there’s definitely a higher ceiling for my capabilities on a bike like that...”
Wait, what?
*shivers at the thought*

Liked a comment on the item CORNER CARNAGE - Enduro World Series Austria / Slovenia, Petzen / Jamnica 6/29/2018 3:01 PM

Nice to see they are human like the rest of us.....occasionally. :-D

Liked a comment on the item RESULTS: Timed Training from Fort William World Cup DH 6/1/2018 1:02 PM

gwin repsonded to a text about not taking a timed run, "haha, nope! feelin' good and savin' energy."

Liked a comment on the item Vital Rides the All-New 2018 Specialized Stumpjumper 4/18/2018 6:39 AM

Enrico, enough man. Stop spewing the troll garbage. No one on Vital cares about any of the negative shit you preach.

Liked a comment on the item Vital Rides the All-New 2018 Specialized Stumpjumper 4/18/2018 6:39 AM

Enrico, we welcome you to leave a review of the 27.5 version in our Product Guide for the world to see. Rad you've ridden it!

Vital has a few cool in-depth projects planned for the Stumpjumper in the long-term. Stay tuned for more coverage and insight.