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StraightLineJoe YTIndustries's article
Feb 23, 2017 at 9:59
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Aaron Gwin Meets the YT Jeffsy 27 - Video
There was a time when a 4" stroke was the perfectly fine, then a 5" stoke was seen as more desirable, a 6" stroke came along and was most wanted, now almost 7" is the length to have! And heres me stuck with my 4" 27.2mm gravity dropper, how life is unfair..! But hey, size doesn't matter...
StraightLineJoe RichardCunningham's article
Feb 9, 2017 at 23:46
Feb 9, 2017
Downhill Secret Revealed: Flat Tire Defender Foam Inserts - First Look
Good find! Il stick to a piece of closed cell pipe lagging that costs £2 and weighs 30gs!
StraightLineJoe paulaston's article
Feb 8, 2017 at 3:23
Feb 8, 2017
Huck Norris Tire Insert - Review
@WAKIdesigns: I have tried both casings, i was running dd shorty front and back. I have changed to dual ply shorty on the back as the dd doesnt offer as much protection close to the bead. I pinch sliced the tyre twice. What i was wanting from the dd was a dual ply with a kevlar bead and although the dd is only 100gs lighter and has a kevlar bead i dont believe it offers as much protection.
StraightLineJoe paulaston's article
Feb 7, 2017 at 15:01
Feb 7, 2017
Huck Norris Tire Insert - Review
i have recently been messing around with a piece of small diameter pipe lagging in my tyre to see if i can run lower pressures. the pipe lagging cost £2 and weighs about a 1/3 (30g's when stuck into a loop with gorilla tape)of the huck norris ! I reckon it helps and a bit work testing with diameters and cutting to different shapes etc will only make it better. I must say this though and it applies to the huck norris, it might prevent dints to the rim but it will more likely cause flat spot.
StraightLineJoe mikekazimer's article
Jan 27, 2017 at 12:40
Jan 27, 2017
Pinkbike Poll: Convertible Full-Face Helmets - Yea or Nay?
You can buy a full face helmet and a normal helmet for the same price as a super 2R! If your only using one or the other than why compromise with a flimsy full face helmet.
StraightLineJoe michelinofficial's article
Jan 23, 2017 at 14:04
Jan 23, 2017
StraightLineJoe rossbellphoto's article
Jan 22, 2017 at 22:41
Jan 22, 2017
Good News on Hope Tech’s HB.211 Trail Bike and Carbon Handlebar - Core Bike Show 2017
@freedog454: Nobody i guess because nobody knows what watwr is. On the other hand, loads of people drink water from bottles when biking.
StraightLineJoe pinkbikeaudience's article
Dec 27, 2016 at 23:25
Dec 27, 2016
Ask Pinkbike: Tire Casings, BB Compatibility, and Body Position
Yes according to a race team mechanic I know. One of the reasons pro dh riders use a lighter weight rim is for more deflection which in return offers more grip and less punchers.
StraightLineJoe StraightLineJoe's photo
Dec 24, 2016 at 12:00
Dec 24, 2016
Yeh I was OK Fella! Broke my brake lever though so had to hike back up and return to the car which sucked. It could of easy ended up alot worse! It was 1hour and half hike for a 2minute ride! Still it was worth it for the photo!

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Dec 23, 2016
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