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9 19 19 Yeti SB165 Custom 1

Custom Yeti SB165 Build

Enjoy some detail shots of this custom Yeti SB165 build by BikeCo.com! This SB165 build illustrates a nice balance between bling and budget.     Chris King hubs are a strong start for any wheels. With unmatched service life and strength your King wheels might just move to your next build, and maybe the next again. This build features WTB KOM Tough i35 rims. WTB’s aluminum offerings provide excellent torque transfer and strength without killing the budget.     Magura MT7 brakes provide class leading modulation and [...]

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9 6 19 Yeti SB130 Storm Lunch Ride Custom 1

Custom Yeti SB130 Lunch Ride

Enjoy some pics of the latest Custom Yeti SB130 Lunch Ride XX1 build by BikeCo. BikeCo offers the 55mm stroke shock as well as 160mm fork air shafts on any Yeti SB130 frame or complete.     This bike is spec’s with a cable driven XX1 eagle drivetrain. The Eagle AXS cassette and chain provide an awesome pop of color for the Yeti SB130 Storm frame color. Nox Composite carbon hoops provide excellent torque transfer as well as trail tracking. Check out some of [...]

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SB130 Mullet Geometry

Lot of questions on the new Mullet concept. Yeti has come out with the geometry for the SB140 as well as SB165 mullet conversions (check out our interactive geo comparison here) but I got a lot of inquires on the SB130 concept. So let’s look at the SB130 Mullet Geometry. My first instinct, having owned and SB130 since the launch, is that the BB dimension would be too low for most riding conditions. But I’m all for a quick look [...]

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7 12 19 Yeti SB150 XX1 AXS build 1

Yeti SB150 XX1 AXS Build

Enjoy some photos of this Yeti SB150 XX1 AXS Build. Looking at a frame swap, a factory complete, a semi-custom or a full custom build? BikeCo.com is the shop you want to spec, build, tune and help you dial in after the sale. This Yeti SB150 features a Fox X2 rear shock with BikeCo Pro Tune designed to maximize small bump compliance and fine tune ramp as well as compression settings. This particular rider is lighter so ensuring the right proprietary [...]

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4 11 19 SB130 Lunch Ride Review

My ‘pre’ Lunch Ride – Yeti SB130 Lunch Ride Review

Yeti launched the new SB130 Lunch Ride kit yesterday. But it turns out I’ve been on one for several months now! So now that the cat is out of the bag on the 55mm shock stroke lets take a quick look. Here’s my Yeti SB130 Lunch Ride Review (based on the Lunch Ride Suspension Setup) Yeti SB130 Lunch Ride Review Starting at the fork – the 160mm Grip2 option is something we’ve put a lot of clients on already. In fact [...]

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Custom Yeti SB100

Custom Yeti SB100: King / Nox

Enjoy some shots of the latest custom Yeti SB100 from BikeCo.com. This build is designed for the ultimate trail bike / light enduro package. Whether on an all day adventure or a quick after work rip this SB100 is dialed in. Nox Farlow rims feature a 29mm internal rim width. This allows riders a variety of tire widths depending on personality. In this case a Maxxis Aggressor 2.3″ rear tire provides good cornering and quick rolling speeds. The drivetrain is a mixture [...]

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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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1 9 19 Yeti Switch Infinity Review Extended Ride

Yeti Switch Infinity Review, Extended Ride

After several weeks elusively riding Yeti it’s time for a Yeti Switch Infinity Review. The current Yeti Switch Infinity suspension was a fairly radical departure from previous Yeti designs – but man they nailed it. Early Switch Infinity Yeti has used the SB (SuperBike) designation prior to the current Switch Infinity design. Earlier Switch Infinity pivoted the lower linkage through eccentric spacers and bearings. This involved large diameter bearings as well as a 2 piece “micro-switch” assembly. Visually it is quite similar [...]

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150 vs. 160mm Fork for Yeti SB130

150 vs.160mm Fork on Yeti SB130

Close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades right? Well when it comes to mountain bike setup a few millimeters create notable differences. Let’s take a look at 150 vs. 160mm fork on Yeti SB130. After a extended review of the factory Yeti SB130 X01 setup I built my own, with a bit different spec. This article reviews these setup changes and the shifts in trail personality. Before you stop reading thinking “I don’t ride that bike” many enduro style [...]

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SB130 Custom Build by BikeCo

SB130 Custom Build by BikeCo

So, a handful of things all came together and I decided it was time for a new bike. Hopefully you’ve seen the FIRST RIDE REVIEW on the SB130 as well as the EXTENDED RIDE REVIEW. It was all I could do not to simply buy that bike… But in the long run I’m glad I didn’t because I ended up with this new Yeti SB130 Custom Build by BikeCo! Well, at least a bunch of parts are new. Let me [...]

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