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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. Custom Ibis Ripmo V2     Handlebars with taller rise allow smaller stem spacer stacks. Not only does this [...]

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Yeti SB130 with SRAM XX1 AXS

Yeti SB130 with SRAM XX1 AXS

Looking to go all in with your SB130? Check out this Yeti SB130 with SRAM XX1 AXS build by BikeCo! SRAM’s new AXS wireless shifting provides clean mounting with crisp shifting. And no cable stretch or barrel adjusters! Yeti SB130 with SRAM XX1 AXS Build Let’s get right to it! The SRAM XX1 AXS rear derailleur. This derailleur has a removable battery pack for charging as well as a break away hinge in case you find a rock or tree. SRAM’s unique rainbow [...]

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11 12 18 Worn MTB Brake Pads

MTB Brake Pad Wear Limits

Safety, Performance, Predictability. All are reasons to check your brake pads regularly and change as appropriate.  Let’s look at some basics about MTB Brake Pad Wear Limits. First – when is a pad worn?   Magura, SRAM & Shimano Brake Pad Wear Limits Brake pads are considered worn well before the pad material is completely gone. The image above (and text below) are published manufacturer sizes. (reference links below). Magura brakes are to be replaced as soon as the backing plate and pad material [...]

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