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Custom Ibis Ripley Build

Custom Ibis Ripley Build

Enjoy some shots of this custom Ibis Ripley Build. Sometimes I look at a build and think, ya – if I was building this frame it would come out like THAT bike. This custom Ibis Ripley build hits all the check marks! Designed as a light, nimble bike with plenty in the tank the Ripley is at home on variety of trails. All day adventures or quick after work enduro rips: this is a bike that you will want to go [...]

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Brian Lopes New Ibis Ripley

Check out some shots of BikeCo Pro Rider Brian Lopes’ newest build – the fresh Ibis Ripley! Ibis’ latest edition of the Ripley stays true to the original’s 29″ wheels, fast acceleration, quick handling as well as a trail slaying personality. Ibis Ripley Along with updates to the DW Suspension system Ibis paid close attention to the modern geometry design. This Ripley features longer reach, slacker head tube and steeper seat tube as well as the smaller 44mm fork offset compared to [...]

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Brian Lopes Ibis Ripmo XTR 12sp

Enjoy some shots of BikeCo Pro Rider Brian Lopes Ibis Ripmo XTR 12sp setup. Working with riders like Brian gives us first hand knowledge of setup and tune options used by the top pros. This build features Ibis 935 carbon rims laced to Industry Nine Hydra hubs. The 29mm internal pairs well with a variety of tire widths while providing quick handling characteristics. Handbuilt by BikeCo these wheels are ready to attack the trails at pro racer speeds. Want to have [...]

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Ibis Ripmo with SRAM XX1 AXS

Enjoy some shots of a banging build. This Ibis Ripmo features SRAM XX1 AXS, as well as Chris King, Nox Composites and more! SRAM’s AXS provides clean wireless mounting as well as crisp shifting and easy adjustments. Never could quite figure out the barrel adjuster? Well, no more barrel adjusters… Ibis Ripmo with SRAM XX1 AXS The highlights of this build don’t stop at the SRAM XX1 AXS drivetrain. Purpose Built Wheels built in-house lace Chris King Matte Mango hubs to Nox Composites [...]

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What We Ride – BikeCo Staff Wheel Selections

We’ve put a lot of effort dialing in the new online wheel builders and options here at BikeCo.com. In this blog, What We Ride, we will take a look at some BikeCo Staff Wheel Selections! Read up and then check out BikeCo Favorite Wheel Builds, Featured Brands, Full Custom Builders and Wheel Specials to pick the best wheels to update your current bike or build a new one. Chris Fuller, BikeCo Sales King, Ibis 942 Carbon, 2 Cross DT Swiss Competition [...]

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Ibis Mojo 3 with Chris King

This Ibis Mojo 3 XT build is set off with Mango Chris King hubs, bottom bracket and headset. The Mojo 3 is an all day capable trail to light enduro 27.5″ chassis. This frame features 130mm of rear travel paired with a 140mm fork. With the 35mm internal rims 2.3 to 2.8″ tires are at home on this setup. Custom Ibis Mojo 3 with Chris King The 11sp Shimano XT drivetrain provides great gearing range. With the Fox Factory Float DPS [...]

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New Wheels, New Personality – Handbuilt Wheels by BikeCo

We often talk to clients about where the “personality” of their bike comes from. Frame, of course. Suspension setup, yup. The right cockpit and brakes, definitely. Wheels. Wheels and tires will create and shift personality more than just about any other aspect (being on the wrong frame / suspension will kill riding personality as well). Let’s take a look at the advantage of Handbuilt Wheels by BikeCo. Even having worked at BikeCo for so many years I will admit I [...]

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Custom Ibis Ripmo Complete – King / Enve

Enjoy a few pics of this Custom Ibis Ripmo Complete by BikeCo.com. This no-holds-barred spec has industry leading components across the board. Custom Ibis Ripmo Complete Frame: Ibis Ripmo Tangerine Sky Ibis continues hitting the bright colors out of the park. As good as this frame looks in the shop, it looks 10x better in natural sunlight. Suspension: BikeCo Pro Tuned Fox Factory Float X2 Rear Shock. Pro Tuned Fox Factory 36 GRIP2 160mm Fork. Custom tuned suspension takes Fox’s unmatched out of the [...]

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Custom Ibis Ripmo Build by BikeCo

Enjoy a couple images of this custom Ibis Ripmo build by BikeCo.com. All the details are dialed on this on. Ripmo Tangerine Sky frame and Fox Factory X2 shock paired to the 36 Float Grip2 fork. Matte Mango Chris King headset. Renthal Fatbar Carbon bars with Apex stem. Magura MT7 brakes. Chris King Matte Jet hubs laced to Nox Kitsuma carbon rims. Maxxis rubber. Whether you’re in the market for a full custom, semi-custom, factory build or frame swap BikeCo’s going [...]

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DW Suspension Review, Extended Ride

With the Ibis Demo here at BikeCo we have a lot of new faces coming into the shop. Many of these riders have advanced past lesser suspension systems and researching the leading options. Let’s take a look at what they can expect with a DW Suspension Review. My DW background: I’ve been riding an Ibis HD4 for about a season and a half. I’m also spoiled, I can jump on demos for quick “marketing” loops when they’re here… I’ve spent [...]

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