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  1. Downhill - Freeride
    Hello everyone 👋 i have situation guys i have Killah fork 27 Shimano 203mm disk rotor Shimano 203mm adapter Shimano MT200 mtb hydraulic disk brake set so the set it’s correct like in the Pictures but the brake track its really high like its not touching enough of...
  2. Brake Time
    Hi, I'm looking at buying a new MTB and the one I'm looking at has Shimano MT420 which according to Shimano homepage on MTB brakes make them the Deore variety. My last MTBs had Shimano SLX and I was very satisfied with the modulation and stopping power of those bikes even if I don't own them...
  3. Shimano
    Hi all, First time posting here! I have a 2014 Scott Scale 950 mtb, which i bought with Shimano BL505 on. I recently messed up the front Brake Lever and ended up ordering Shimano BL425, not the BL505 it came with since i didn't find them at first. I was wondering if that replacement would...
  4. Drivetrain
    Just over 2 months ago I changed the transmission of my MTB. with a Shimano CS-5100-11 (11-51t) sprocket and a Radius MT-09 hub Everything perfect until after a few rides on the ground, a lot of effort, a lot of heat, dust, etc. I noticed that I had a little slack between the cassette in the...
  5. For Sale
    Lightly used Shimano XT right hand shifter – SOLD 12-Speed SL-M8100 Will ship free in lower 48 Paypal only PM if you're interested. Thanks.
  6. GT
    Hi all. My Fury came with an SRAM 7 speed setup. My local trails don't have much in the way of shuttling back to the top so I am thinking of upgrading to an 11/12 speed set so that I can pedal back up the hill instead of walking. Does anyone know if I can even do that and if so, are there any...
  7. News & Reviews
    Jordan Villella's 2020 Gear of the Year Like most of the cycling world, I spent a lot of time on the trainer this year, less time racing, and a bunch of time re-discovering the sport I love so much. This meant riding bikes that I usually wouldn't be on at a particular time of year (no 'cross)...
  8. News & Reviews
    Whatever your riding style, there is a pedal for you, so let's check out the Best Mountain Bike Pedals and get you rolling. The Best Mountain Bike Pedals There are three contact points on the bike: hands, seat, and (arguably the most important), the pedals. The pedals are where the power gets...
  9. News & Reviews
    For most mountain bikers, the braking experience is as important as it gets. A brake set that you are confident in will make you faster. No, that doesn't mean bombing down hills at Aaron Gwin speeds thinking that a four-piston will save you. No, the better you feel on your bike the faster and...
  10. General Discussion
    Shimano is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its beloved SPD sandal with a throwback, special edition sandal in a unique colorway. The SPD sandal has cult status among a passionate, fashion-forward cadre of cyclists around the world. These sandals are especially popular with the RAGBRAI...
  11. General Discussion
    Shimano's M6100 Deore is the big news today from the component manufacturer, but alongside the release of this value-packed 12-speed group are additions to 10- and 11-speed mountain bike drivetrains that will allow riders to expand the range of their existing drivetrains with minimal investment...
  12. General Discussion
    Shimano has just launched a completely-redesigned Deore mountain bike group that incorporates trickle-down tech from the brand's premier lines. With Deore, mountain bikers can make the jump a dedicated 1x12 drivetrain with the same range as XTR, XT and SLX for less than $300. Related: Shimano's...
  13. General Discussion
    Shimano's latest XTR drivetrain is system integration at its finest. Photo by Jason Sumner Let's cut to the chase, because we all know that's why you're here. You want to know, gun to our head, which 12-speed mountain bike drivetrain would Mtbr choose: SRAM or Shimano? Well, the answer is...
  14. General Discussion
    Jenson and Competitive Cyclist - End of season blow out For most of us the season never really ends, we just switch to another style of racing or put on heavier jerseys. For some though, this means getting in new inventory and getting some of the previous season's gear moving. So don't worry...
  15. General Discussion
    We'd all love to have a full Shimano XTR group on our mountain bike, but mixing and matching parts is a great way to go, too. Now that Shimano has three distinct 12-speed drivetrains that have interchangeable parts and will soon be available for purchase, one of the most common questions is...
  16. General Discussion
    Our friends at Competitive Cyclist always have some great sales going and this week is no exception. Check out these hot deals and get them before they are gone. Shimano SH-XC7 Cycling Shoe If the SH-XC9 is Shimano's shoe equivalent to its superlative XTR drivetrain, then the SH-XC7 is...
  17. General Discussion
    Our friends at Jenson USA always have some great deals on offer and this week is no exception. Check out these smoking sales and get them before they are gone. Troy Lee Designs A1 MIPS Classic This lightweight, fully encapsulated all-mountain helmet utilizes maximum coverage and dimension to...
  18. Misc Components
    The New Year is here and we've already gotten sneak peeks at some very cool new bikes and gear, which we'll be able to start telling you about soon on Mtbr. But before diving into the what's coming, we wanted to take a look back at some of the bikes and gear from 2018 that we felt were among the...
  19. General Discussion
    Building around similar principles of weight, durability, traction, and adjustability. Many of the tope trail pedals have many similarities. Despite the personal preferences in pedals, whether you prefer clipless or flats, there are obvious benefits with clipping in. There are a few key...
  20. Misc Components
    Though it was a very small sample size, Shimano's new XTR appears to be just what you would expect - awesome. Photo courtesy Shimano/Sterling Lorence What is it Shimano's first foray into the 12-speed mountain bike drivetrain world, the new XTR M9100 group is a ground-up redesign that aims to...
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