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Reply to Do tire inserts mean it's time to rethink tire design? 11/16/2017 2:17 PM

My ghetto tubeless set ups use a split open inner tube and a traditional rim strip. once the set up is locked on the bead the old tube flapper doohickey is adhered to the brand new tire using the sealant. if i use a ton of sealant i have noticed significant ... more »

Reply to Do tire inserts mean it's time to rethink tire design? 11/16/2017 7:52 AM

I like this thread a ton. Mountain biking was invented by people thinking about stuff after destroying the other stuff. We are back on target. I could see the inserts becoming "Tubes again" but more like "bad ass tubes" that don't have pinch resistance, ... more »


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New thread SWORKS STUMPY CUSTOM COMPLETE 9/21/2017 2:13 PM

Hey my dudes and lady friends. I just picked this frame up and went for it on the build. Its almost entirely brand new parts, including: Frame: 2015 Sworks Stumpy fact 11m frame with Brain Shock Fork: 2016 Fox 36, 29 Boost Float Fit4 Kashima Wheels: ... more »

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New thread 2015 Banshee Legend XL STEALTH:1400 12/23/2015 12:45 PM

This bike is sick. 2015 XL Stealth Ano Black Banshee Legend. only a few of the XL 26inch Legends were brought over in 2015 due to the distributor tribulations. I have this baby built up all KING-i9-Saint-Fox and shiny colorful. KING Headset(blue) and

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Reply to Better riding in Medford or Portland, OR? 5/14/2015 11:56 PM

I have to tell you: there is one other MTB specific shop in PDX> 100 bucks a day, or 125 for two days. Southern Oregon has rad rad rad riding enough to keep you busy for 3 days, if you shuttle mt a, you do get that "takes all day to decend" feeling. ... more »

Reply to 2014 X-Fusion RV1 DH fork 26/27.5 11/11/2014 12:00 AM

how much????

New thread CUSTOM SKULL V10 FRAME $1800. 11/10/2014 8:13 PM

Its time for this sweet frame to go. I will not reduce this further, i will just build it back up and ride it. CUSTOM PAINTED BY DANNY SWAN/ SPLAT DESIGNS. 2012 Carbon V10.3 (aluminum rear end, rEMEMBER THAT?) SKULLCRUSHER!!! FRAME !!Only 1800! SHOCK:

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Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 9/8/2014 11:26 PM

Doesn't "yeah boy" remind you guys of the silly edit with brook McDonald ?? Plus I don't know what's up with his contract.. guess they coulda just used a bulldog though.....

Reply to 2012 USPRO license? 3/3/2012 9:40 AM

and if your looking for that international license form: word up racer homies!

Reply to 2012 USPRO license? 3/3/2012 9:38 AM

just found this in the middle of application for domestic license: Pro licenses cannot be purchased using this application. Please use an international license application. guess that answers my question. hope it helps yall too!

New thread 2012 USPRO license? 3/3/2012 9:27 AM

I just went to renew my USAC pro DH license. They said i need a USPRO license. What is this? Where to get it? im still hunting.... Any good beta out there? thanks guys!

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Reply to Enough "World" In The World Cup Series? 1/16/2012 12:34 AM

who in their right mind DOESNT want a world cup in their backyard??? And lets be real- its called the WORLD cup. if the europeans (UCI) want to call it that, they ought to understand that it needs to go AROUND THE WORLD. otherwise its just a regional ... more »

Reply to UCI DH 2012 Predictions 1/5/2012 5:36 PM

we are so lucky to have a 2011 like we just had. 2012 is going to be zany. weather could be weird too, cuz china has those new laser beams that start and stop rain. i want to see strobel killlll'em all this year. but this is a very tough season to predict. ... more »

Reply to Eccentric DW-link on new Ibis Ripley 9/9/2011 10:33 PM


Reply to red bull joyride videos and course photos 5/4/2011 3:51 AM

i like the idea of freestyle events where a real 6-7 inch travel FR bike is the best weapon. these bikes are so amazing!!! and bmx is making mtb look chumpish right now- we need to showcase what our techno-interweb-babble has got us!

Reply to We'll Do It Ourselves! 12/2/2010 10:37 AM

its easy to say fad. i understand that. lets look at the whole of this sport and see where there is potential growth. both in exposure and sales, and culture, and marketability. its the dh, the slopestyle, and the enduro. rather than live in the olympic ... more »

Reply to We'll Do It Ourselves! 12/1/2010 11:52 AM

if you look back to what Terje Haakonsen did in snowbaording with the Arctic Challenge. dealing with the issues that arose from big time entities like the FIS and the USAC- it makes a lot of sense for riders to take back the direction of their sport. ... more »

Reply to DIY and Customized Thread 11/22/2010 4:07 PM

shortened stroke= the best angles ever!! nice one!
Reply to Fashion Over Function in Downhill Mountain Biking? 2/8/2010 12:38 AM

lycra is fast. baggy is comfy. pajamas are for sleeping. downhill mountain biking has a soul of its own. lets go fast and big. wear what you want. screw em all!