After nearly 12 months of riding to the supermarket, I prepped the mountain bikes, ready to go for some local gravel path rides. (Mel lockdown).
The Superfly got new tyres and a wash
The Stache got refreshed sealant and a tune up
The Procaliber got a sealant refresh and a wash
The Jam2 got a...
I wouldn't be holding my breath on a big sale. There will be show specials, as there are at all shows - this online event replaces leisure fest, which is the second largest Victorian show - behind the Feb show at the showgrounds.
90% of caravan manufacture in Australia happens in Victoria, with...
New stoppers and tyre day.
Interested to see how the new G2 ultimates feel on the trail, they feel good in the stand and the bed in braking. Much better than the Magura that they replaced.
The tyres are a relatively known quantity. I’ve been a fan of Mitas for a while now.
This always interests me, a product which has been specced on a bike but is not produced by the bike manufacturer fails, and people don’t want to buy another bike from bike manufacturer x.
I understand it’s frustrating, and if there’s other reasons then all good, but to write off a brand...
You will be right. just be careful of the length, best to allow some slack, if a duallie there will be some movement, and also if there's a crash, you don't want to be ripping cables out, the ports can be damaged.
The other consideration is cable routing and getting one single length of cable...
I aint to weight weenie, and I run tubeless and have for about the last 8 years. Have had zero problems other than burping when experimenting with pressures. Have run it with GEAX, Maxxis, Schwalbe, Bontrager, Specialized, and Rubena tyres with no problems.
Key is running enough pressure...
Item: DT Swiss 240 Hubs, DT Swiss Aerolite spokes, Stans Arch Rim, 32 spoke - QR only - not convertible to 142x12 or 15mm through come with DT Swiss RWS Skewers
Location: South Yarra, Victoria
Item Condition: Used, new bearing in both hubs, true and round, no dings in rim, A1 condition
I run the xc61 and love it.
I was tempted for the xc70, but decided I didn't need the custom fit for my mtb shoes. They're like a slipper as it is.
I have a tall foot and no issues with fit. I was previously in the xc60 and upgraded as soon as they came out.
The L on the xc70L is to...