Terence BurkeGranny Gear

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Hate the current crop of mtb trail building why the f**k are you building "artificial features"out in the bush?!
Having raced MX 50 years ago and raced (slowishly) MTB XC since it started I have a Prediction: XCO will go the same way as Motocross (motorcycle) racing did. The old 100mm (4inch) travel MX machines can no longer cope with the MX courses designed for the long travel MX bikes of today. If the…
Junked my 1x11 with e*thirteen 9*44 cassette. Not enough range for me and the terrain I ride, either under geared or over geared depending on front ring. So back to XTR Di2 with 2*11 with 34*22 rings and 9*44 cassette - gives me over 750%. 500% is not enough if you are not a B…
I have two MTB's almost identical frames and suspension, one with a XTR 2x11 Di2 one with 1x11. I rarely ride the 1x11. The 1x11 is either over geared or under geared for rides - it has about 480% range. The Di2 has 755% range (50% more than an eagle set up). It is non-stock…
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