Today everyone at Slam69 descended on Northampton to spend the day drooling over the newest bits of bike porn at Core Bike and The Bike Place Show, here are Rich’s favourite bits from both shows:
New Gravity Megatooth Chain ring
Megatooth tooth profile, slightly hooked on the drive side to hook the chain and tapered on the other side to let the chain drop off easily at the bottom to prevent chain suck that can happen with other hooked chain rings.
Transition Patrol Carbon
Patrol Carbon pricing and geometry
New Transition Triple slopestyle frame, starting where the Double left off?
Triple pricing and geometry
Transition Ripcord 24″ A bike for a kid that shreds!!
Ripcord pricing and geometry
New Reynolds Plus and Enduro Carbon Wheels. Reynolds are now using custom specced Industry Nine hubs in all their wheels.
Reynolds Plus wheels specs and pricing
Reynolds Enduro wheels specs and pricing. Also available in 27.5″
New Halo SD6 Boost 148 rear hub, same price as their 135/142 hub at £109.99 RRP
New Halo Vapour 45 wheelset available with 100mm front and 135/142mm rear or Boost 110mm front and Boost 148mm rear. The rim is 27.5 x 45mm external and 40mm internal, perfect for 2.8-3″ tyres!
New TSG Seek Helmet, a great entry level trail helmet that Retails for only £44.99! Loads of colour options too.
Colours to match any bike from HT. This is their trail/enduro pedal, the T1
Even more colour options in the X2, their DH Clip pedal
#Gwinshrine Custom pedals from HT and custom painted Renthal Carbon Fatbars by Fat Creations
Prototype Identiti 160mm Enduro frame, Pat Cambell-Jenner has spent nearly two years designing this, no word on a release date yet