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  1. General Cycling Discussion
    Shimano is making a big push into the gravel cycling scene with PRO components such as these wide flaring handlebars. Shimano component brand PRO has introduced its first performance product range specifically made for gravel and adventure riding, including flared handlebars, bags, and short...
  2. General Cycling Discussion
    Extreme fatigue testing in process. For years, riders have preferred aluminum bars to carbon, as they believed carbon bars had the potential to fail. But how often does this actually happen? Are carbon bars actually stronger than aluminum? The crew from the Global Cycling Network went to the...
  3. General Cycling Discussion
    Road Disc Fork Speed Release Thru-Axle Building upon nearly a decade of experience making the forks, ENVE's latest road disc fork features a modern 32mm of tire clearance, a low axle to crown height of 370mm, internal hose routing, and a light weight one-piece from drop-out to steerer...
  4. Components, Wrenching
    The carbon EC70 AX Flare Bars feature 80mm of reach and 120mm of drop. Formerly one of the BRG Sports stable of brands, Easton Cycling now exists in a new form, as a sister brand to Race Face Components and under the guidance of Fox. With the additional brain power and engineering capabilities...
  5. Components, Wrenching
    Photo courtesy of Art's Cyclery Editor's Note: This article is courtesy of the team at Art's Cyclery. The original post can be found here. Name your contact points: handlebar, pedals, and saddle. We've already suggested that you upgrade your pedals to some power meter pedals in Part II of...
  6. Components, Wrenching
    The SL70 bar has a great, middle of the road bend, with a mild flare to the drops. Lowdown: Zipp Service Course SL70 Bar and SL Speed Stem A great bar for riders who like a hybrid anatomic/compact bend and have medium to large hands. There is nothing drastic or quirky about the SL70s, instead...
  7. Components, Wrenching
    The alloy PLT bar, stem and seat post group is aimed to deliver reliable and durable racing components (click to enlarge). Shimano will always be best known for its drivetrains. But the Japanese cycling giant has also built a considerable presence in the component arena with its PRO line. That...
  8. General Cycling Discussion
    Use a piece of string to get more accurate alignment. If the nose of the saddle doesn't fall dead center on your string, the saddle is not straight (click to enlarge). Do you hate it when your handlebars or saddle are not lined up perfectly? Us, too. So how do you assure that everything is in...
  9. General Cycling Discussion
    Selecting the correct handlebar can make a huge difference in the comfort and quality of your ride every time you get on your bike (click to enlarge). Photo courtesy of Art's Cyclery Editors Note: This article is courtesy of the team at Art's Cyclery. The original post can be found here. How...
  10. General Cycling Discussion
    Ivan is back to show us some commuter highlights from FSA. Including a brand new 2-speed crank that works with virtually any shifter. [youtube width="640" height="385"]httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tl2ecr313hc
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