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rode in Rugeley. view ridelog
Nov 23, 2017 at 15:11
57 mins
quotes Night ride with Si
20.7 km - 02:31 - 1 achievements
slimboyjim paulaston's article
Nov 23, 2017 at 7:11
9 hours
Deviate Cycles - Press Release
I think this is surprisingly reasonable. Yes, it's a lot of money, but only a few hundred pounds over a Yeti/SC/Intense/Ibis/etc. When you add in that those other frames come without a drivetrain where you could easily add £500-700 extra then it's quite competitive. The only question I'd have would be warrantee, availability of parts/repairs, how durable the frame is and whether I can test ride it... If I was in the market I'd be tempted to give it a look in...
slimboyjim COMMENCALbicycles's article
Nov 22, 2017 at 23:43
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slimboyjim COMMENCALbicycles's article
Nov 22, 2017 at 23:42
16 hours
Brendan Howey: Ten Years with Commencal - Video
I think they did, with Island Winter 2.0! God I watched this so many times when I was getting into mtb - it blew me away the size and style of the jumps...
rode in Malvern. view ridelog
Nov 22, 2017 at 5:30
1 days
quotes Malverns with Guy
13.7 km - 01:59
slimboyjim meagerdude's article
Nov 21, 2017 at 11:46
2 days
2017 Fall/Winter Gear Guide - 7 Men's Kits Tested
I prefer bright colours, particularly in winter where a big off can get serious quickly with the elements. If you end up in some undergrowth, or if someone is more than 20m from you, at least there's a chance they'll see you... I get that black/grey looks good but I'll never buy it as a main jacket...
slimboyjim mikekazimer's article
Nov 20, 2017 at 1:36
Nov 20, 2017
Trek Session 9.9 DH 27.5 - Review
That was the thing that hit me too, not so much in the human aspect, but that they can save $2k per bike via overseas production. That's a lot given that I doubt the components account for much of that reduction. I wonder how many of these frames they sell given recent enduro bike competition - if it is 1000 worldwide then you save $2mil, or the wages of 40 staff (estimating a salary of $50k - I don't know how feasible that guess is)? I'd be interested to know whether the decision is driven by consumer direct brand competition, or low current sales of DH bikes...
slimboyjim mikelevy's article
Nov 15, 2017 at 14:09
Nov 15, 2017
2018 Racing Rumors - What's True and What Isn't
@YouHadMeAtDrugs: If only there was some kind of clue whether it might be a sarcastic comment ;-)
slimboyjim pinkbikeaudience's article
Nov 15, 2017 at 6:28
Nov 15, 2017
The 2017 Pinkbike Festive Gift Guide
You didn't have to write 'wife' for me to know you're married... I'm married too...
slimboyjim redbullbike's article
Nov 14, 2017 at 14:32
Nov 14, 2017
MUST WATCH: Matt Jones in 'Frames of Mind' - Video
@Mayzei: Ha ha! True - you got me there!
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