AllstatecdlGranny Gear

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Allstatecdl   on Mar 13, 2019
replied to Trek remedy 8 vs 2019 stumpy comp 29er
 
Where do you ride/what kind of riding do you like to do?
Allstatecdl   on Nov 10, 2018
replied to 29plus wheel set carbon or aluminum
 
DT Swiss is a good hub...On my aluminum frame bike, I recently upgraded to a wider set of DT Swiss aluminum rims from my stock wheelset and there is some stiffness improvement...
Allstatecdl   on Sep 22, 2018
replied to Winter Apparel
 
Layer in a way so that you are cold (maybe uncomfortably cold) for the first 10-15 mins of the ride until your body warms up.  If you start the ride comfortably warm,...
Allstatecdl   on Sep 14, 2018
replied to Fat bike or new trail bike?
 
Go for the fat bike!  I really only ride mine in the snow...a few times I rode it on dry trails.  I ride it the least of my bikes but I think...
Allstatecdl   on Aug 31, 2018
replied to New rider
 
I'm not sure you can get a new mountain bike from any respectable company that doesn't have disc brakes...in case I am wrong you should def go for the disc brakes....otherwise I...
Allstatecdl   on Aug 31, 2018
replied to Moab...yes another ?
 
Hell no....so much rock your feet will thank you anytime you need to walk off your bike....plus obviously easier to put your foot down if necessary....
Put water bottles in your pack and recycle :)
Bike more and get strong enough so you can keep a steady circular pedaling cadence while out of the saddle.  Your legs need to be able to pedal while supporting almost your...
Tahoe Rim Trail - Marlette Peak
Allstatecdl   on Jul 30, 2018
replied to Parts: LBS or Online
 
I agree...I'd prefer to support the local shop...but with 4 bikes I buy a lot of parts and just can't justify spending double at the LBS for all my parts (and having...
Allstatecdl   on May 3, 2018
added a photo
 
Ahhhhhh...Sedona
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