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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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Yeti SB150 Custom Build BikeCo 1s

Yeti SB150 Custom Build

Enjoy a couple pictures of this Yeti SB150 Custom Build by BikeCo.com. Whether you’re in the market for a frame, factory complete or a complete custom spec banger BikeCo has you covered. The SB150 is Yeti’s no-holds-barred EWS machine. The 150mm rear travel is controlled with a Fox DHX2 coil shock with SLS spring. (The Yeti SB150 and SB130 are currently the only bikes utilizing a shock extender approved for coil shocks)     Up front the Yeti SB150 features 170mm of travel. [...]

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10 26 18 Yeti SB130 Extended Ride Review

Yeti SB130 Extended Ride Review

Ok, Ok, Ok. It’s a BikeCo demo so I need to let clients ride it I suppose… Here is my Yeti SB130 Extended Ride Review. (I’m still going to have to check in with it now and then though…) Let’s go over the SB130’s Personality, Fit/Geo, Build as well as Disposition. SB130 Extended Ride Review Yeti’s magic has been in the evolution of their race proven geometry paired with Switch Infinity suspension. The SB130 rides confidently in terrain that seems like it [...]

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9 24 18 Yeti SB150 Frame Pics Pano BikeCo Full

Yeti SB150 Frame Pics

Enjoy the new long travel 29 Yeti SB150 Frame Pics. An absolute EWS trail crusher the SB150 Frame has 150mm of Switch Infinity rear suspension. Together with a 170mm fork this bike is just looking to get rowdy on your favorite big mountain adventure or park day. Yeti SB150 Frame Pics     Long, low and mean. Yeti has knocked it out of the park with the lines on the latest SB150, SB130 and SB100 29ers. The SB150 is designed around the Fox [...]

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SB130 Build Pics

Enjoy these SB130 build pics of our newest Yeti X01 Demo Bike.   The Switch Infinity is the heart of Yeti’s performance. Designed to offer great pedaling without any compromise downhill this is an industry leading suspension system. The SB130 is mid travel 29er from Yeti between the SB100 and SB150.     For 2019 Yeti’s feature sophisticated accent colors on a variety of frame color options. This bike is the classic Yeti Turquoise.     A shock extender approved by Fox to carry coil springs as [...]

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Yeti SB130 Review, First Ride

Oh. Man. Not every new bike really stops me, but seeing the Yeti SB130 in the stand did. Deciding I would need to quickly get a Yeti SB130 Review posted I commandeered the first ride. The first thing I noted about the SB130 was how long it looks. The low, extended lines of the frame have the bike visually seem much longer than it measures out. Especially if you see it without a seatpost in it. The new Yeti shapes [...]

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BikeCo.com Yeti SB5.5 Complete

Yeti SB5.5 with X2 XT Complete by BikeCo.com

Yeti SB5.5 with X2 XT Complete with X2 Build by BikeCo.com I can’t get enough of the lines of the Yeti SB5.5 frame. This is truly what a modern mountain bike is supposed to look like. Looking to get even more out of the 5.5″ 29er? Add a Fox X2. Even the lines look right on the Yeti SB5.5 with X2… The Yeti SB5.5 was the 29 that insisted that the larger wheel had Enduro relevance. This is an EWS race [...]

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Custom Yeti SB4.5 by BikeCo.com

Custom Yeti SB4.5 by BikeCo.com, Magura MT Trail Brakes, Ibis 938 Wheels Our sales team works with clients day in and day out dialing in the ultimate spec, setup and tune. In this case we asked them to spec a bike for the floor and they came back with a banger Yeti SB4.5 at an incredible value! Yeti’s SB4.5 is a special bike. 4.5″ of Switch Infinity suspension is an efficient, XC Endurance as well as Trail ripping platform. Switch Infinity [...]

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