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  1. Components, Wrenching
    The new Push and Twist pump head replaces the Snap-it head. Birzman Push and Twist Pump Head Birzman's original quick release pump head was a big hit, but it only worked on Presta valves and was often finicky. For 2017, they've introduced a simpler version called the Push and Twist. This...
  2. Components, Wrenching
    The new Accubar tire pressure gauge and Fabric M200 Hi-Volume Trail Pump, R200 Hi-Volume Road Pump, and R150 Hi-Pressure Road Pump highlight new offerings for 2017. Editor's Note: This post was written by Justin Wages. See more of his work here. Fabric has expanded its tool and pump line-up...
  3. General Cycling Discussion
    Fezzari's Shafer gravel road bike has a carbon frame, 40mm tire clearance, wide gearing, and hydraulic disc brakes. For the uninitiated, Fezzari is a direct-to-consumer bike manufacturer located in Lindon, Utah, with some of the best road and mountain bike riding just five miles from their...
  4. General Cycling Discussion
    Free espresso and slew of top tier bikes made the Canyon booth the place to be at Sea Otter. Back in February came official word that German direct-to-consumer bike maker Canyon was finally coming to America. Launch day would be sometime in Q3, which we're now being told will be mid-August. In...
  5. 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...
  6. General Cycling Discussion
    Adventure road riders rejoice, the all-new Jocassee takes advantage of the new plus road tire technology, giving riders greater tire volume, a larger contact patch, and all-terrain capabilities. Launched in 2009, Boyd Cycling strives to be the craft beer of cycling wheels, says founder Boyd...
  7. 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...
  8. Components, Wrenching
    The Garmin Fenix 5X offers extensive mapping capabilities and comes preloaded with U.S. topo maps. For years, Garmin has been a leader in on-bike navigation, tracking, and data collection. For 2017, the brand has made some nice improvements in their versatile head units. With continued upgrades...
  9. General Cycling Discussion
    The enhanced Litespeed Gravel is a versatile titanium drop bar bike handmade in Tennessee. Litespeed has been in the titanium game almost since the very beginning, offering cyclists extremely high quality and high performance American made titanium mountain, road, and cyclocross bikes. After...
  10. Apparel and Cycling clothes
    Bolstered by a deal with reigning world champion Peter Sagan, 100% has jumped into the road cycling eyewear market. If you've been watching the Spring Classics, you likely noticed Peter Sagan has eschewed typical roadie eyewear and opted for something more, well, goggle-like. A company mostly...
  11. General Cycling Discussion
    Derby had its new RC22i rim on display at Sea Otter. The 32mm deep rim is available with a brake track, as shown, or without for disc brake users. Ray "Derby" Scruggs, the owner/designer/manager of Derby Rims was on the scene at Sea Otter showing off two new carbon fiber road rims. Both build...
  12. General Cycling Discussion
    Bell's Stratus model sits below its top model, the Zephyr. Selling with MIPS for $150, a bit less without, it comes in colors similar to its more expensive brethren. New for 2017 is a slimmer, integrated MIPS liner that reduces the overall size of the helmet. Bell Helmets is updating its second...
  13. General Cycling Discussion
    This Niner RKT 9 RDO has an 100mm fork and 90mm of rear travel. When does a road bike become a mountain bike? As we wandered around the Sea Otter Classic this year, it's a question that kept popping up. On several occasions we saw sleek road steeds sporting WTBs new tubby rubber and/or short...
  14. Cyclocross
    The Chris Cross is built from a mix of Columbus and Reynolds 853 tubing, and features oversized chainstays and curved seatstays. Fat Chance Bicycles has rolled out its latest fun machine, the Chris Cross. Designed, welded, and painted in the USA, this mixed-terrain machine is capable of...
  15. General Cycling Discussion
    WTB claims their 650x47C road plus tires have the same overall dimensions as a 700x23-30c road tire. Last year, WTB introduced Road Plus tires. The concept borrows liberally from the mountain bike world, where large volume tires are now all the rage. The idea is simple, a large volume road...
  16. General Cycling Discussion
    Irwin AON TLR 38 wheel. Attention to detail and wheel expertise is Irwin's core strength. So we are pleased to announce they are debuting their products to the US Market at Sea Otter. They focus first on design and materials then meticulous wheel building processes and quality control. Their...
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