• Croatia put itself on the mountain bike map with the recent World Cup race held on the beautiful island of Losinj, and as it turns out, the locals are getting into the component manufacturing game as well. Shovel Components is a relatively young brand specializing in chain retention solutions, a...

    Posted by iceman2058 on 6/4/2018 2:36 AM

  • The Good:

    Price, simple to set up, light, strong, comes with two different coloured top guides and three different sized bash guards to fit a variety of front ring sizes.

    The Bad:

    Green top guide doesn't match with every frame.

    Overall Review: This review comes after a full year of using the OneUp Components Bash Guide for trail riding, enduro racing, bike park laps, and shuttle runs. I have around 115 days of riding on this little piece of aluminum and plastic, and have to say that the results have been beyond expectations. Set up:...

    Posted by NMK183 on 4/18/2017 12:44 PM

  • Review by Matt Swenson // Photos by Chris Wellhausen (Action) and Matt Swenson (Product) OneUp Components produces a wide range of drivetrain products and this Bash Guide, they claim, will “eliminate dropped chains forever and more than double your chainring life.” The simplistic, light and du...

    Posted by @mattyswenson on 9/15/2016 9:54 AM