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Salsa Blackborow DS + Woven – Tubeless Carbon Wheel Set

Well my first ride on the new Woven 85mm Carbon Fat Bike Wheelset, and all I can say is ‘WOW’!!! The ride quality and feel of losing all that weight really makes a difference. The total weight savings from swapping … Continue reading

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2015 Salsa Blackborow DS

Ok, so I went out to shop for a single-speed bike that I could ride most of the year here in Northeastern Ohio, and look what I found, a Dingle-Speed. My plan is to build a 29+ wheelset to ride … Continue reading

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2015 Salsa Beargrease Carbon 1

Thanks to Eric at Revelate Designs for the sweet White Pika, Jerrycan, Gas Tank, & Feedbag to go along with my new Salsa Beargrease Carbon 1 from Century Cycles. Now I need to plan a Winter Bikepacking trip! ┬áBEARGREASE CARBON … Continue reading

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Carver Ti Fat Bike

I wanted to build a titanium snow bike capable of running 4.7″ Surly BFL or Husker Du 4.0, so here it is: Behold, the Carver O’Beast Ti Snow Bike. I tried on this build to feature parts from smaller and/or … Continue reading

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45NRTH VANHELGA – Tubeless Fatbike Tire

TUBELESS-READY AGGRESSIVE FATBIKE TIRE Designed for trail riding in loose snow, Vanhelga brings traction technology to an entirely new level. Dual compound rubber lengthens tread life in the center of the tire while enhancing cornering control on the sides. Triple-siped … Continue reading

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Army Green – Fat Quad

Utah Trikes present┬áthe Army Green Quad. Surly Clown Show wheels, Lou 4.8 tires all around, Avid BB7 disc brakes, now this is taking Fat Biking to a whole new level. Check out some of the specs on this thing here: … Continue reading

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Carbon Fat Bike – Wheels

HED Carbon – Yo MaMa’s Rim Weight: 480 gramsWidth – 85mm wide HED is building all Fat Bike rims in house. The dealer will need to call 651 653 0202 for a RA number. HED isn’t responsible for lost hubs … Continue reading

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