RockShox PIKE RCT3 27.5We really like the changes to the new and improved RockShox PIKE RCT3 suspension forks.

Lighter weight for sure, and the new 'Charger' damper is a sealed but serviceable damper that employs an expanding bladder in order to compensate for shaft discplacement. The extruded bladder design is insanely durable, resists damping change during extended downhills and has virtually zero pressure offset for small bump sensitivity.

2014 RockShox Pike Details:

  • Intended use: trail/all-mountain 
  • Travel: 140 - 160mm (29'': 140 - 160mm, 27.5/26”: 150 - 160mm)
  • Dual Position Air, Solo Air
  • New 'Charger' damper (sealed, serviceable)
  • External adjustments: rebound, low-speed compression, pedal assist (depending on model)
  • Dual Position Air w/ 30mm travel adjustment (optional)
  • 35mm stanchions w/ black hard anodizing 
  • Redesigned 15mm Maxle Lite axle (no 20mm option)
  • Steerer: taper only
  • Wheel sizes: 26'', 27.5'', 29''

Here's what we've currently got in stock at the Tustin shop:

  • RCT3 Solo Air 29er 140mm
  • RCT3 2 Position Air 29er 150mm
  • RCT3 27.5" 150mm (pictured above) and 160mm
  • RCT3 26er RCT3 Solo Air 160mm
 
 

North Shore Billet Guide Ring bash guardNew goodies from Canadian Company North Shore Billet.

The new Guide Ring is made for XX1. Includes longer chainring bolts and spacer. MSRP is $40.

Specs:

  • made from 7075 T6 aluminum
  • Chainring BCD: 76mm
  • 32-34 teeth
  • for SRAM XX1

 

North Shore Billet guide ringThe 1x11 Rock Rings are designed to be used with NSB 1x11 Spiders only (not   compatible with SRAM XX1). MSRP is $50.

Specs:

  • Made from 4mm thick 7075 T6 aluminum
  • Weight (28T-30T Ring) - 60 grams
  • Weight (32T-34T Ring) - 80 grams

 

Race Face Single Ring Narrow Wide chainringsAre the days of multiple chainrings and often troublesome chain guides behind us? The new Race Face Single Ring Narrow Wide chainrings are lightweight enough for XC and singlespeed riding, but strong enough for DH riding and dirt jumpers. 

Features:

  • Narrow Wide tooth profiling for ultimate chain retention
  • Stiff 4mm plate thickness and I-beam construction transfer loads without flexing
  • 7075-T6 aluminum, aerospace grade strength
  • Reversible laser etched graphics
  • Compatible for 9, 10 and 11 speed

Comes in your choice of red, green, blue, or black. MSRP is $45-$52, depending on the size.

 

 TRP HY/RD hydraulic disc brakes for road and cyclocross bikesA new brand for us! TRP HY/RD hydraulic disc brakes bring disc brakes to the world of road and cyclocross riding.

This new hydraulic system is compatible with all existing cable actuated road levers, with 140mm or 160mm rotor options to work for both front and rear. Weighs in at 195g/caliper per wheel and comes with all mounting hardware included.

MSRP is $149.99.

 

Maxxis 27.5 tires High Roller 2 and Minion DHR 2If you're converting to 27.5" wheels, then Maxxis has got tires for you. Here are some new sizes we now carry at the shop.

Pictured (from left to right)

 

Syntace FlatForce mountain bike handlebar stemThe new Syntace FlatForce Stem is the answer for those who are running bigger travel forks with larger wheels, like the new 650B or 29er wheels with XL and XXL frame sizes.

With the new Syntace FlatForce, your handlebar will remain in the same position you’ve been riding with when you convert to an increased wheel size, without having to put up with a raised bar height.

Available in 55mm, 66mm, and 77mm lengths. MSRP is $120.

 

Thomson Elite Dropper lever adjustable bike seatpostThomson has a hard-earned reputation for building quality stems and seatposts. You've always loved the classic Elite seatpost...now you have a drop-style post option, the new Thomson Elite Dropper.

Specs:

  • •  5in (125mm) of infinitely adjustable travel
  • •  Small, ergonomic remote lever
  • •  Available in 30.9mm and 31.6mm sizes
  • •  400mm in length (212mm max insertion)
  • •  592g with remote lever, housing, and cable

MSRP is $450.

 

Kona Wah Wah flat pedals in new black colorOur favorite grippy, low profile flat pedal is now available in black! It's the Kona Wah Wah.

Features:

  • •  thin 17mm profile
  • •  the lightest Kona pedal
  • •  extrusion & CNC process
  • •  double cartridge bearings & DU
  • •  replaceable M3 pins
  • •  rebuild kits available
  • •  available in white, grey, and black

MSRP is $72.

 

Endless Bike Co. anodized color Kick Ass Cog and Fibonacci anodized spacer kitSingle-speed riders...It's the old familiar Endless Bike Co. Kick Ass Cog, but now in anodized color!

Kick-Ass-Cogs (pictured, top) are made of high strength alloy and engineered with a special tooth profile that improves both cog and chain life while minimizing drivetrain friction. Available in sizes 14t - 25t. Choose between orange, pink, gold, green, purple, blue, black, or red (call us for current colors in stock). MSRP is $50.

Now also available in color, the Adonized Fibonacci Spacer kit (pictured, bottom) has been designed so that any chain line can be achieved within an accuracy of +/-1mm using a kit of as few spacers possible. Give a clean look and another bling of color to your single speed bike setup. MSRP is $43.

All Endless Bike Co. products are made in the U.S.A.

 

MRP Mini G3 carbon chainguideThe MRP Mini G3 is a brand new chainguide for MRP this year.

The Mini G3 has a carbon backplate and weighs in at a mere 157 grams. This guide will accommodate a single ring setup range from a 32-tooth ring to a 36-tooth ring. Compatible with 8-11 speed drivetrains and available in black or white.

MSRP and our price is $204.

 

 

Black Market Underboss bike stemsMajor bling from Black Market Underboss stems, in a full range of colors to match every bike.

Features:

  • •  CNC machined 6061 aluminum
  • •  50mm reach
  • •  Available in three clamp diameters - 22.2mm, 24.5mm, 31.8mm
  • •  Massive hollow center section and cut-aways to reduce weight while remaining strong
  • •  Weight - ranges from 6.7oz to 7.7oz
  • •  Colors - Black, Blue, Gold, Purple, Red, and White

Prices range from $65-71.

 

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