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  1. 29er Bikes
    For 2014, Crank Brothers has completely redesigned their rim profile across their entire wheel collection, especially their carbon rims which are now taller and wider. The internal rim width is now 21mm (from 19mm on the previous version). This increase in height and width has allowed Crank...
  2. Misc Components
    Today Crank Brothers introduced a set of pumps, tools and inflators. The highlight of the line is the Sterling series which feature high quality, polished aluminum pumps for road and mountain biking use. The pumps feature a new universal head, a bigger guage on some models and their familiar...
  3. Misc Components
    Weight: 479g per pair MSRP: $140 Today, Crankbrothers is introducing the new Mallet DH/Race pedal. We've ridden with it a few times and we've already taken it apart. But to truly understand where the Mallet DH/Race is going, one has to understand where it came from. First came the Eggbeater...
  4. General Discussion
    Introduction by Francis Cebedo Now this is pretty cool. The crankbrothers Race Club XC team has partnered with Leelikesbikes.com. Why is that good? Well mtbr realizes that everyone can get better at descending and bike handling on technical terrain. While most race teams focus all their...
  5. General Discussion
    iodine 29er//new wheelsets from crankbrothers Laguna Beach, CA, August 6, 2012 - 29ers are no longer just for cross country. Trail and all mountain bikes are adopting the bigger wheels, and crankbrothers has the perfect wheel choice for these bikes. The requirements for a 29-inch all mountain...
  6. 29er Bikes
    As we get ready for this year's 22nd edition of the Sea Otter Classic (sponsored this year by Volkswagen and presented by SRAM), we would like to take a look back at some highlights from last year. 2012 Shimano XT and XTR The XT gets an 2×10 (40/28 and 38/26) and 3×10 (42-32-24)...
  7. General Discussion
    We had a chance to do some great rides with the new Crank Brothers Kronolog dropping post. This post is the latest entry in this important and competitive category of Dropping or Height Adjustable Seatposts. Here's a quick video reveal we shot on location at the San Juan Trail in Southern...
  8. General Discussion
    This weeks Dreambike is a GT Distortion (L) bike, all the money raised from the eBay auction will benefit Hans Rey's Wheels 4 Life non-profit charity. The Dreambike project consists of 13 custom-built bicycles. The goal is to raise enough money with the sales of these Dreambike to buy Wheels...
  9. General Discussion
    Laguna Beach, CA, February 7, 2012 - The dreambike auction continues to accomplish great things by supporting Wheels 4 Life. Last week, we auctioned a beautiful bike from the German brand Rotwild. This dreambike is now on its way to a new home in Wisconsin after the winning bid came in for...
  10. General Discussion
    Laguna Beach, CA, January 30, 2012 - Weʼve officially reached the halfway point as we movetowards our goal of raising $50,000 for Wheels 4 Life! After the auction of the Mojo SL for $3,660(estimated retail of $6,700), weʼve raised $25,937, or enough to purchase 259 bikes for Wheels 4Life. This...
  11. General Discussion
    Laguna Beach, CA, January 23, 2012 - Each week the dreambikes auction continues to gain momentum, and it is so exciting to think of how many people are aware of Wheels 4 Life and the amazing work Hans Rey is doing. After the auction of the Tomac Supermatic 120, we have raised a total of $22,277...
  12. General Discussion
    Laguna Beach, CA, January 16, 2012 - The 2012 crankbrothers dreambikes auction is off to an exciting start. The total raised for Wheels 4 Life is already up to $19,227. For Wheels 4 Life, thatʼs enough to purchase 192 bikes for people in Third World Countries to use as transportation to work, to...
  13. General Discussion
    Turning 12 Bikes into Hundreds Inspired by Hans Rey and his determination to give back to the sport that has done so much for him, crankbrothers created the dreambikes program. The dreambikes started as a way to display our complete range of products. These products coupled with an amazing...
  14. General Discussion
    One of our first Crankbrothers Dreambikes is up for sale/auction on ebay right now at https://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=170750758849#ht_560wt_1110 This is one of Crankbrothers Dreambikes to benefit 100% the Wheels 4 Life charity. The Ibis Tranny may look like a simple yet...
  15. General Discussion
    The aluminum stem is stiff, well-made and has a unique stem clamp, and has an assortment of hidden technologies and features. The carbon handlebars are light, strong, with a nice resiliency and feel, and have an optimal rise, and come in several extended All Mountain widths. Crank Brothers has...
  16. General Discussion
    12 Days of crankmas On the 1st day of crankmas My crankbrothers gifted me One free contact thread sleeve with a purchase of an eggbeater and candy. Visit us at cart.crankbrothers.com. Login at the top right with your provided username and password At checkout enter promo code "crankmas2011"...
  17. Misc Components
    Their new product line includes redesigned mallet and 5050 pedals, wider handlebars, a level 1 group, saddle, new or redesigned tools, wheels and packs. Crank Brothers has been realigning their product suite, and they have divided it up into collections (cobalt-Cross Country, iodine-All...
  18. General Discussion
    Laguna Beach, CA, December 21, 2010 - Many of you are already very familiar with the crankbrothers dreambikes program, but in case you're not, let us recap: The dreambikes program came about as way for crankbrothers to display our new line of components and demonstrate our new visual paradigm...
  19. General Discussion
    Dreambikes Update - $15,402 raised So Far Laguna Beach, CA - When crankbrothers first started the dreambikes program, the vision was to turn a few bikes into hundreds for people of third world nations through Wheels4Life. After two weeks of the dreambikes auction, we are proud to announce that...
  20. General Discussion
    Bikes That Change the World: Wheels4Life Enlists crankbrothers and Performance Bicycle® to Help People in Developing Countries Auction of one-of-a-kind "dream" mountain bikes will raise money to donate hundreds of bikes to families and individuals in developing nations. Laguna Beach, CA &...
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