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Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 11/21/2017 7:50 AM

Just here to clarify that the PGRT schedule is Windrock, TN; Port Angeles, WA; Mountain Creek, NJ; Tamarac, ID; Snow Shoe, WV (Champs); Windham,NY; Mammoth, CA. Likely the best scheduling we've seen in recent memory, with a dedicated crew of race promoters ... more »

Reply to Kirt Voreis Always Winning 11/20/2017 6:44 PM

Saw this when I woke up. Kirt keeps it real, all day, all year.

Reply to Over 1000 Bikes Found in SoCal Drainage Tunnel 11/19/2017 2:53 PM

Wow...that's a hoarding mess of a very illegal and expensive nature. Shame if that all goes to waste - at least if it all get scrapped it goes back into the cycle (sorry, bad pun). Wonder if someone could could ask to take them on a charity project as ... more »

Reply to Pedal thoughts? 11/17/2017 9:44 PM

We aim to please! Let us know what you get and how you like 'em, you can write your own gear review here too if you like!

Reply to Coil Shock + Trail Bike 11/17/2017 9:34 PM

Mini Review Time! Worth noting, this was not a long term review, but I was riding the same tracks I’ve been riding forever over, and over, and over again so any differences are immediately noticeable. I didn’t shuttle lap, all the riding I did was trail ... more »

Reply to Pedal thoughts? 11/17/2017 9:43 AM

As Ice said, of that list, the TMacs. Not on your list, but my top pick is DMR's Vaults.

Reply to World's Best Dirt Bucketlist 11/17/2017 9:40 AM

Queenstown, after it's rained. Rotorua when it's dry. Flip those scenarios and you end up with some of the wildest conditions imaginable. I also nominate my home turf of New England during the mid-summer, when it's that golden inbetween.

Reply to Dope Shades 11/16/2017 7:21 AM

I willingly wear camo crocs, so I think these shades will compliment my exceptional style off the bike.

Reply to Dope Shades 11/15/2017 6:32 PM

Purchased! Big coverage and a strong selection of spare lenses was a strong selling point.

Reply to Want to Buy One of Colorado's Most Fun Bike Parks? SolVista / Granby Ranch is for Sale 11/15/2017 5:25 PM

Ah, 10-4. My misunderstanding. Coffee wasn't running strong enough this morning!

Reply to Want to Buy One of Colorado's Most Fun Bike Parks? SolVista / Granby Ranch is for Sale 11/15/2017 8:07 AM

That's a quirky article. Sounds like GR was supposed to be an easy walk of a pet project (in the buyer's mind), but as we all know, working with BLM and local government is one of Dante's levels. While it would be impressive and exciting to see this ... more »

Reply to Dope Shades 11/14/2017 8:22 PM

100% eh? I'll put in some research time! Great feedback, thanks!

Reply to Dope Shades 11/14/2017 7:10 AM

I went this route over the summer. They worked just fine. Problem is, the bridge was unpadded, same with the ear hooks, so they moved around a bit...but for $5 they worked exactly as they needed to for like 3 months!

Reply to Dope Shades 11/13/2017 8:14 PM

Noted. Glad that feedback ended with newer is better performing, even if it doesn't look as good! haha

Reply to Helmets 11/13/2017 8:13 PM

Yes. Rotational impact is a huge factor when it comes to eating shit. 6D's system has elastomers between the EVA liner and the hanging suspension (the part that is MIPS in TLD) to create a third part of the puzzle, basically little mini airbags which ... more »

New thread Fox DPX2 $300 and Rock Shox Monarch RT3 $200 11/13/2017 10:40 AM

Shock is 190x51 and comes with 8x21.8mm hardware. Brand new. Buyer pays shipping. Rock Shox Monarch RT3 $200

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Reply to Dope Shades 11/12/2017 11:04 AM

@grinch solid feedback. I won't get prescription lenses, but I'll have a look at those. Julbo was a suggestion earlier in the Autumn from a buddy, but your specific model suggestion is really helpful.

Reply to Coil Shock + Trail Bike 11/10/2017 8:02 AM

Quick update, here's a terrible screenshot of what I am up to re: this whole topic. Stay tuned (pun intended).

Reply to Dope Shades 11/10/2017 7:59 AM

Ha! Fair play, that's funny.

New thread Dope Shades 11/10/2017 7:25 AM

I'll never look as cool as 007 peeling off a pair of Ray Bans or Tom Cruise rockin' Aviators in Top Gun, but I can try. This year I also acquired contact lenses, which is neat because I can actually see what I'm riding for the first time in my life. ... more »

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