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Custom Ibis Ripmo V2 Build

Custom Ibis RIpmo V2 build by BikeCo.com

Custom Ibis Ripmo V2 Build

Enjoy some photos of this custom Ibis Ripmo V2 build! The Ibis Ripmo V2 features updated geometry as well as a revised DW link suspension. This custom Ripmo V2 by BikeCo.com is highlighted with some of the very best components in MTB.

A variety of purple components by Industry Nine, Hope, Wolf Tooth as well as Chris King contrast the Ibis Star Destroyer Grey frame. Continue reading Custom Ibis Ripmo V2 Build

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Ibis Ripley XT Build with i9 Enduro 310C Wheels

Ibis Ripley XT Build

Ibis Ripley XT Build with i9 Enduro 310C Wheels

Enjoy a couple pictures of this Ibis Ripley XT Build with i9 Enduro 310C Wheels before it heads to its new home.

The latest Ibis Ripley combines updates to geometry as well as carbon layup.

Improving on the Ripley’s previous editions Ibis slackened the headtube and spec’d a 44mm offset fork.  This improves the Ripley’s handling at speed without compromising its’ surefooted climbing.
Learn more about 44mm versus 51mm fork offset Here.

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New Wheels, New Personality – Handbuilt Wheels by BikeCo

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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 am guilty of riding product into the ground from time to time. Looking back, my last set of wheels had been begging to be put out to pasture well before I finally gave up on them. Continue reading New Wheels, New Personality – Handbuilt Wheels by BikeCo