Reason for selling: Raising funds for new bike...
Item: Rockshox Pike - 2015ish. 29er, non-boost. PENDING
Item Condition: Used
Price and price conditions: $300 pp
Extra Info: These forks need a service - see first picture. Was planning on getting them serviced and travel...
Item: Cotic Solaris Medium Frame - steel is real and all that.
Item Condition: Few scratches but pretty good overall. Some paint worn away inside chain stays and a few scrapes elsewhere I've tried to highlight. General chips from stones and transport.
Reason for selling: N-1...
Item: Buzzrack "Buzzcruiser" (I think) 2 bike towball mount
Location: Canberra - pickup only
Item Condition: Good - its all in decent condition, bit scuffed from use but all working fine
Reason for selling: No towbar at the moment, and its taking up space
Price and price conditions: $200
Item: M675, M7000 or compatible
Price range/Willing to Pay: less than new would be nice :)
Extra Info: Just after a caliper to replace a leaking one, just needs to be working fine... ordered a set of those replacement pistons off ebay, but who knows when they'll arrive...
Item: Shimano 203mm Centrelock. rotors
Item Condition: Used, still true and have a bit of life.
Reason for selling: No longer needed
Price and price conditions: $30 the lot, pp
1 x RT81
1 x RT79
1 x 203 mm adapter
Item: SRAM Guide RS brakes
Item Condition: Used, surface rubs and marks, but mechanically all good and working great.
Reason for selling: Keeping consistent across my bikes, all now Shimano + mineral oil.
Price and price conditions: $150
Extra Info: I actually really like...
Item: 1 x 180mm CL rotor, 1 x 180 mm 6 bolt and 1 x 160 or another 180 mm 6 bolt + adapter
Item Condition: Old, but fair and still have life
Price and price conditions: Prefer to swap 1 for 1 at this point
Extra Info: Looking to swap for different sizes / mounting options -...
Has anyone already, or tempted to, switched across from 11 and 12 speed to the 9 speed gear from Box?
The One and Two have been available for a while - now see MTDB are also stocking the Three. (There is a Four but it is 8 speed).
While it looks pretty awesome and only 365 grams for 11-50t...
Item: IXS Flow Evo+ XL Knee pads SOLD
Item Condition: Used but present really well. No major crashes, no rips or tears or noticeable damage to the pads. Inserts are fine also.
Reason for selling: On the smaller side for an XL pad - not comfortable for me.
Price and price...
Came across this dude's channel and found this video pretty interesting in terms of how he approaches a longer reach geo and getting right over the front for.. everything (decents, climbs, cornering)
I definitely do the "old school" out of habit (getting back over the rear wheel when riding...
This is my first build from scratch. Bit of a learning process for me, but after doing most of the upgrades on my Cotic, wanted the challenge of putting together my next bike myself (well as much as possible). Sourced a few parts from Rotorburn (frame from @r.ayres1, fork from @Litenbror), took...
.. I bought a road bike and took up cycling in lycra
.. reconnected with my kids who I never knew I had
.. was incredibly productive at work and am now the boss
what has everyone else been up to this week?
Item: 4 Maxxis 27.5 Tyres
Item Condition: All used, varying condition - see notes
Reason for selling: Gone 29er
Price and price conditions: $50 for the lot
Extra Info: Moving on my 27.5 tyres. More info alongside pictures
Item: 2.3 Aggressor EXO TR
Item: 27.5 WTB Asym i35 Wheelset, non-boost (100x15 and 142x12), XD freehub
Item Condition: Used but good - few scratches but no dings or dents
Reason for selling: Gone 29er
Price and price conditions: $270
Extra Info: They've been a bombproof wheelset - on Novatec hubs. 35...
Item: RockShox Pike RCT3, 27.5, 15 x 100, 160 mm
Item Condition: Used but working great
Reason for selling: Going 29er
Price and price conditions: $400
Extra Info: 2016 fork. No scratches on stanchions. Under bridge has usual rock scratches, unfortunately got some cable rub...
Item: GXP 68/73mm external bottom bracket
Price range/Willing to Pay: A new SRAM one is $60, so cheaper than that for a basic BB.
Extra Info: After something in fairly good condition, would also consider a Hope one that I can convert using their GXP adapter.
Item: 50mm stem
Price range/Willing to Pay: cheaper than a new one (~ $50-70?)
Extra Info: 35mm bar clamp needed, black or metallic colour preferred.
Have a black Kona one I can swap (I think its 35-40mm) too.
Item: 2016 Kona Process 153 DL Frame (Large, 27.5)
Item Condition: Used, overall good. Heel rub on the crankside chainstay, some other rubs inside rear triangle. Few scratches around the place - its a Process after all and was made to be ridden through almost anything.