The Revant Elite HC3 Lenses Are Optimized for Specific MTB Environments – A Review


When I took my freshman physics course in college, my favorite block was optics. I could get really geeked out studying light wavelengths and how they could be bent, filtered, reflected, and refracted.  But once that block was complete and the test successfully passed, I did my usual brain dump to clear space for the …

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Hincapie Fission Long Sleeve Jersey Review


The companion to the Fission Bib Knicker from Hincapie is the Fission Long Sleeve Jersey. Specs The jersey is made of extremely soft, smooth QuadroHot fabric that offers claimed insulation properties. The jersey fabric is also supposed to be moisture-wicking. The lower hem of the jersey features a gel gripper to keep it from riding up, …

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The Pinion Gearbox Solves Common Problems, But Creates New Ones – A Test Ride Review


Ever since I began mountain biking over a decade ago, I’ve hated one mountain bike part with a burning passion: the derailleur. Oh, they’ve gotten better–much better–over the years, but not good enough to keep the errant rock or stick from ripping them off on occasion and burning a couple hundred-dollar hole in my wallet. …

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Otso Voytek Test Ride Review


The Voytek is a versatile carbon fiber mountain bike from Otso, a new bike brand founded by the crew from Wolf Tooth Components. I took the Voytek on a quick test spin at Interbike, and here’s what I learned. For starters, the Voytek is built around a unique dropout system that allows the bike to run 26 fat, 27.5+, and …

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Watch: Cycliq Fly12 1080 Action Cam / 400 Lumen Light Review

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You may have heard of Cycliq after their wildly-successful kickstarter for their original model, the Fly6, and Jim Hodgson’s subsequent review, here. After widespread demand by their loyal customers, they released a frontward-facing model, the Fly12. The Fly12 is a 1080p action camera with a built-in 400 lumen light, and comes with everything you need in …

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