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johnt1788 mikekazimer's article
Aug 28, 2018 at 11:07
Aug 28, 2018
Burning Question: Is Super Boost 157 Spacing Going to Become the New Standard?
Why don't we just jump straight to 200mm spacing and be done with this changes of a couple of mm at a time with someone saying "wider is better"?
johnt1788 RichardCunningham's article
Apr 22, 2018 at 14:35
Apr 22, 2018
johnt1788 pinkbikeaudience's article
Apr 3, 2018 at 0:52
Apr 3, 2018
johnt1788 vernonfelton's article
Jan 18, 2018 at 10:17
Jan 18, 2018
johnt1788 mikekazimer's article
Sep 20, 2017 at 4:18
Sep 20, 2017
Nukeproof Mega 275 Carbon - First Ride
@BenPea: that just made my day.
johnt1788 ikeizer's article
Aug 6, 2017 at 1:46
Aug 6, 2017
Yana Belomoina's American Eagle Atlanta 2.0 - Mont-Sainte-Anne XC World Cup 2017
@guiribiker: you are correct about them being the parent company of maxxis. I believe they sell more tyres worldwide than any other company due to being simple and cheap. And for reference CST does not stand for Cheap Shit Tyres.
johnt1788 RichardCunningham's article
Jul 10, 2017 at 2:50
Jul 10, 2017
Maxxis Forekaster Tire - Review
@TheLongMan: to me it seems more like it's trailing off.
johnt1788 mikelevy's article
May 5, 2017 at 15:50
May 5, 2017
Pinkbike Poll – Electronic Components on Your Mountain Bike?
I'd gladly see electronic components be developed, and spend my money on them, if it means the bike industry stops obsessing over changing wheel size and hub spacing....... just saying!
johnt1788 AJBarlas's article
May 5, 2017 at 15:38
May 5, 2017
Does Boost Spacing Really Make a Stronger Wheel?
Dear bike industry, you are killing yourself by trying to get us to buy a new frame, fork and wheel set every couple of years through pushing a new size either diameter or spacing that is no longer compatible. I didn't rush out to buy a 29er, or a 27.5, or a boost bike. I still run three 26" bikes. I'm not opposed to any of the new standards, but I haven't bought a new bike because I'm waiting for you to all settle on something that isn't rapidly going to become obsolete, because I'm not made of money. You haven't yet settled on one. I haven't bought a new bike in each new standard, no. I simply haven't bought a new bike, where I otherwise would have. I will continue to run a couple of ageing bikes until they literally can run no longer, unless this all settles down. If it all settles down and it happens to be 29ers with boost then fine, I will run it. I have tried them, they're fun. I will then enjoy my new bike. But I can't commit the finances to it until you figure out how to make the core 4 most expensive parts of the bike NOT become obsolete. I am not alone. TL;DR bike industry is going to hurt itself severely cause people cannot afford to continually upgrade.
johnt1788 OliCarter's article
Apr 9, 2017 at 15:10
Apr 9, 2017
Slapping' Turns on the Identiti Mettle - Video
Ely. Home of identiti. Flattest part of the UK. Sounds bonkers. But having grown up there, coming from a flat place really gives you an appreciation of what big hills can really do!
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