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Plymouth // UNITED KINGDOM


 
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saminguz   on Dec 22, 2010
added a review of Rock Shox Dart 3
 

Reasonably performing entry level fork. Some adjustability
 

Great chocolate taste. Energy boost.
saminguz   on Dec 22, 2010
added a review of Power Bar GEL (Tangerine)
 

Tangy tangerine flavor. Quick energy boost when flagging or after ride
saminguz   on Dec 16, 2010
added a review of Trek 6500
 

Light feel and tight cockpit. This hardtail feels very responsive and is equiped with some good level shimano gear.
saminguz   on Dec 16, 2010
added a review of Trek 6300
 

Reasonable range of shimano components, including the hubs.
saminguz   on Dec 16, 2010
added a review of Camelbak Thermobak 2L
 

Versatility of strap allocation. Long staw for you to adjust as required. Easy to clean and maintain. Bladder can be...
saminguz   on Dec 16, 2010
added a review of Shimano M552 Dyna-Sys
 

Ramping on chain rings works great to make shifting easy and quick.
 

The assymetric design does make shifting easy in either direction.

The versatility of the clamp allows horizontal, vertical and everything in between clamping. Good quality of build.
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added Shimano Dyna Sys SLX CN-HG74
 
The world's first 10-speed MTB chain. The SLX level CN-HG74 features an asymmetric link profile, with the right side optimized...
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added Shimano M552 Dyna-Sys
 
SHIMANO NON-SERIES (3 X 10) FC-M552 2-piece crankset 42-32-24T Steel/glassfibre composite middle chain ring for great durability Available in silver or black.
 
The stand is height adjustable from 42"- 65". Reliable spinner-knob clamp securely holds bike in position and the clutch allows...
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added Camelbak Thermobak 2L
 
SternumStrap? for added stability Closed cell insulation and neoprene tube cover keeps water cool or warm for hours Includes HydroLink Modular Connection...
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added a review of Polar FS3C
 

Simple operation including no hands scroll through Heart Rate, elapsed time and time.
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added a review of Thule 958 Parkway
 

Very sturdy rear rack. Simple to use.
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added a review of Berghaus Freeflow IV 25+5
 

Great back venting system. Shoulder straps are vented too. Contains pouch and access for hydro pack. Reflective detail and piping....
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added a review of ESS Ice
 

Changeable and replaceable lenses. Great wrap around feel for ultimate protection.
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added a review of Bontrager Race Riser 31.8
 

Shot peened to prevent weathering. Great width for the trails
saminguz   on Dec 14, 2010
added a review of Bontrager RaceLite
 

2 bolt securing system allows for easy adjustment on the bike.
saminguz   on Dec 13, 2010
added a review of Shimano HG81-10
 

low gear spider makes cassette lighter. Ramps guide chain well.
saminguz   on Dec 13, 2010
added ESS Ice
 
Interchangeable Component Eyeshield (ICE?) Series, the ICE? Tactical Kit is a lightweight, frameless eye protection system that offers a unique...
saminguz   on Dec 13, 2010
added Berghaus Freeflow IV 25+5
 
Perfectly sized for daytrips and short expeditions with a 25L + 5L capacity, with pockets and compartments for organisation Hike in...
saminguz   on Dec 13, 2010
added a review of Bontrager Evoke RL
 

Choice of black or white. Markings on rails for adjustment.
saminguz   on Dec 13, 2010
added a review of Camelbak Cleaning Tablets
 

Clean and simple. 1 tablet as opposed to several powders and potions.
saminguz   on Dec 13, 2010
added a review of Camelbak Brush Cleaning Kit
 

Fits like a glove, like it should. Makes cleaning quick and easy
saminguz   on Dec 13, 2010
added a review of Master Lock Quantum 10
 

Frame mount. Combination - no keys to loose.
saminguz   on Dec 13, 2010
added a review of Specialized Rockhopper Pro
 

Comfy cockpit feel. Feels intuitive as soon as you sit on it. Top end models come with great spec.
saminguz   on Dec 10, 2010
added a review of SRAM X0 Trigger Shifter
 

Crisp shifting, good color designs,
saminguz   on Dec 10, 2010
added a review of Forte Campus Pedal
 

Versatility to ride with SPDs or flat trainers. Price is generally much cheaper than shown.

Good durable chain that has coped with me breaking it many times with a tool and adjusting length
saminguz   on Dec 10, 2010
added a review of Truvativ Stylo 3.3 GXP
 

A good mid range crankset.
saminguz   on Dec 10, 2010
added a review of Shimano Alivio RapidFire
 

Entry level shifters so price is good.
 

Have only riden this trail once on the recommendation of friends. Wow, it was awesome and i will definitely be...

Easy to use, Doesn't attract muck, Fairly cheap,
saminguz   on Dec 9, 2010
added a review of Crank Brothers Multi-17
 

Compact size, Light weight, Variety of tools,
 

Easy to use. Multitude of uses. My go to can for maintenance.
saminguz   on Dec 9, 2010
added Bontrager Race Riser 31.8
 
Fabricated from butted 6061-T6 aluminum Shot peened finish increases fatigue life 31.8mm clamp section for improved control Bar-end compatible Rise...
saminguz   on Dec 9, 2010
added Bontrager RaceLite
 
Forged head with infinite angle adjustment, Custom butted 2014-T6 quill for minimum weight and maximum strength, Laser etched graphics for...
 

Easy to fit. easy to move or remove. Simple design. Resiliant plastic won't snap in cold weather.
 

Colored colar easily matches the bike! Nice
saminguz   on Dec 9, 2010
added Shimano HG81-10
 
Four largest sprockets are mounted on a lightweight alloy carrier to reduce weight and increase rigidity Sprockets are milled and...
saminguz   on Dec 8, 2010
added Polar FS3C
 
Shows heart rate on large and easy-to-read display Helps improve your fitness with age-based heart rate target zone Displays a...

Wool is comfortable, fit system works well

Does what it says on the tin
saminguz   on Dec 8, 2010
added a review of Fox Racing Shox Float RP2
 

Easy to flip from open to pro-pedal on the fly. Great bump absorbtion.
saminguz   on Dec 8, 2010
added a review of Giant XTC-2
 

Comfortable cockpit. Price.
saminguz   on Dec 8, 2010
added a review of Cannondale F4
 

Good cockpit feel. Light weight. Crisp shifting. Plush fork.
saminguz   on Dec 8, 2010
added a review of Trek Rumblefish
 

Sweet equipment list. Mix of shimano and sram

Mix of shimano and sram. Good reliability. good value for equipment. Easily upgradable parts.
saminguz   on Dec 8, 2010
added a review of WTB SpeedDisc All MTN
 

Reasonable weight for the cost. Price
saminguz   on Dec 8, 2010
added a review of Alex DP20 (Disc)
 

Sturdy, longevity, came stock on my Spesh Hardrock
saminguz   on Dec 8, 2010
added a review of Specialized BG Pro Glove
 

Padding in all the right places. Light for 2 season riding.
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added Bontrager Evoke RL
 
MTB saddle with more padding than the RXL. InForm Science of Comfort design based on pressure mapping and 3D motion capture...
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added a review of Avid Elixr 5
 

My first Hydro brake. Feels pretty light and responsive. Stops my 190lbs no problem on my Fuel Ex8. Reversible levers....
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added a review of Topeak Aero Wedge Pack DX
 

Secure fitting to bike. Very weather proof. Large enough for key essentials.
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added a review of Shimano SLX RD-M662-GS
 

Seamless shifting. Low profile. Budget Price.
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added a review of WTB VelociRaptor
 

Price, $30 for 2 online. Great grip both front and back.
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added a review of Fox Racing Shox 32 Float
 

Ease of use. Versatility. Plushness.
 

4 sided entry. Easy to get out. Super price and reasonable weight. Great dirt and muck shedding.

Price is awesome for entry level bike. Reasonable equipment that can and should be upgraded as they wear out. This...
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added a review of * Mountain Bike Action
 

Good spread of articles from Pros to amatures. Love the garage files as i don't like taking my bike to...
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added a review of Shimano SH-M086L
 

Light shoe with easy fastening. Decent price in sales. Doesn't cripple you if you walk in it.
saminguz   on Dec 6, 2010
added a review of Wakefield
 

A great trail to get into mountain biking and learn the core skills. This trail has a bit of everything,...

Low profile, fairly light weight, smooth shifting.
saminguz   on Dec 3, 2010
added a review of Tifosi Tyrant
 

Fototec version so no extra lenses to carry. Generally do not fog excessively (Only on very cold days when i stop...

the price is outstanding for the ability of the light. Doesn't weigh a ton! versatile on either bars or helmet....
saminguz   on Dec 3, 2010
added a review of Crank Brothers Power Pump
 

Comes with frame mount. Light weight. Gauge. Dual pressure system.
saminguz   on Dec 3, 2010
added a review of Cateye MC100W Wireless
 

Large speed display. Instant average speed indication. Easy menu system. Wireless for no mess. Rugged enough for trail riding. Provides enough information for most riders. Ability...
saminguz   on Dec 3, 2010
added Crud Products Crud Catcher
 
Front mud guard. Attaches in seconds w/ two rubber O-rings. 115mm wide.
saminguz   on Nov 30, 2010
added a review of Lizard Skins Lock on Peaty
 

Easy to fit, and good styling options. These grips are comfortable in all conditions.
saminguz   on Nov 30, 2010
added a review of Specialized Milano
 

Comfortable on epic trail rides or on road. No chafing.
saminguz   on Nov 29, 2010
added Specialized Milano
 
Patented BG design is lab tested to ensure adequate blood flow to sensitive arteries Gel padding for increased comfort and pressure...
saminguz   on Nov 29, 2010
added Lizard Skins Lock on Peaty
 
Lock-On Grips are designed to easily slide onto the handle and clamped with rings to ensure it is secure and...
saminguz   on Nov 29, 2010
added Shimano Deore LX
 
High-performance components for comfortable trekking. Development concept blends ?Smooth, Ridelight and Tough? for ease and reliability.
saminguz   on Nov 29, 2010
added a review of Trek Fuel EX 8
 

Awesome colour scheme, sweet shifting, hops over logs and makes rock gardens bearable.
 

Price is amazing, great bang for buck! Including BB at less than 990g.
saminguz   on Mar 4, 2007
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