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On One 45650B Bike Build: Part 3.0 and 3.1 (first 2 rides)

Aaahhhhhhhhh……… That feeling, after a good ride, after two good rides.  Adrenaline subsiding, cool wind rustling the fresh blades of spring grass, sunlight slivering through the trees onto the damp clay soil of the trail. It’s that sensation washing over … Continue reading

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On One 45650B Bike Build: Parts 1.2 and 2.0 (assembling parts and the build)

I’ve been lax, so I’m condensing two posts into one.  Eh. I’ve got a full time job and a part time job and usually wear myself out to the point of being lazy because, well, I’m lazy. I also realize … Continue reading

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On One 45650B Bike Build: Part 1.1 (assembling the parts)

I have some of the parts.  Talk about being Giddy.  I have the frame, Revelation 150mm Solo Air fork, Reverb Dropper post, headset, and wheels. The frame is an 18″ On One 45650B, and was delivered promptly by the US … Continue reading

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My bike is still in the shop, soooo…… (new bike build time)

It doesn’t have to make sense.  What it does make is me not so angry about work.  Not sure why that is.  Don’t care.  I’m building a new bike. SHA-ZAM! So… Well I’ve got a serious All Mountain full suspension. … Continue reading

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X-Fusion Slant RL2 160mm Mountain Bike Fork review – First 100 miles

The purchase of a new fork was prompted by a major failure in the Charger damper in my 2014 RockShox Pike (26″, 160mm Dual Position Air).  Not knowing how long the fork would be gone for warranty or if I … Continue reading

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