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  1. Rigid/Hardtail Bikes
    During fork compression the geometry of a hardtail changes. The more travel a fork has the more the geo changes as it gets closer to using full travel. The main focus of the question is Head Tube Angle (HTA). As hardtails seem to be a hot topic, at least in the communities that I'm involved in...
  2. General Discussion
    Hey folks, Over the past few months I have been building up my own bike with all new components. Recently I have been looking at the geometry of new stock bikes and am seeing that the head tube angle gets more slack as the front suspension gets longer. I upgraded my fork from a dart 1 to a...
  3. What Bike to Buy
    I have an Orbea Hydro Sport and the frame is for recreational rides (a more relaxed geometry). I am going to use it for racing XCM but was wondering if changing the frame with a more aggressive geometry (like an Specialized Stumpjumper HT frame) will help me in XCM. Sometimes when I am going up...
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