I'm in the oh-so-lonely world of looking for a new Sus fork to replace my old Judy XC.
You guys with build experience know of any possible combinations where I can use any particular set of V Brake Lowers on a new shock and sort of 'frankenstein' my way into a new shock w/ 100mm travel?
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Been toying around with the midge dirt drops and finally set em up on my rigid SS 29er! Did a 12 mile urban trail ride yesterday through some rogue highway trails in my city. It did everything I had hoped it would. 32-18 gearing made me nervous but I was able to muscle through. It was nice to have t ... Read More »
I picked up some huge thorns today in my rear Endomorph. Actually, these were 2 of 4 flats today (see pics.) I
had stan's in the tubeless tire and it sealed everything up after I pulled out the obstructions.
I have to say that I was pretty impressed that it sealed everything up.
Do I need to p ... Read More »
I have never ridden a mountain bike, but I have ridden a cheap hybrid on single track and it has been somewhat survivable and ok experience. How much improvement I can expect with a Cross-Check with higher BB; wider, knobbier tires; maybe those "cross levers" and such.
Is that almost like a 90's MT ... Read More »
Not sure if this is the right place to post this but here goes... I am setting up a Salsa Fargo with XT mountain cranks, an XT fr dr, and Ultegra shifters. Can this work? So far, I can get the dr to move from small to middle or middle to large but it doesn't seem to have anywhere near enough cable p ... Read More »