Tagged: Carbon

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How to make your Mountain Bike lighter on a Budget

It can be really expensive to make your bike lighter, but there are some things you can do without breaking the bank. Here are four of my favorite budget upgrades that will make your bike lighter.

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Chinese Carbon Fiber Saddles — Review

Thanks to advances in manufacturing technologies the price of Carbon fiber bikes and components has gone down rapidly. In fact, today you can get a full Carbon fiber saddle online for less than 20$. Sounds good right? That’s why we’re reviewing two different models today.

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Making my Mountain Bike lighter — Introduction

In January 2017, my Trek Superfly 8 used to weight 14,2 kg. That was just too heavy for Cross Country bike, so something needed to be done. That’s why I started this project of making my mountain bike lighter just to see how light I could make it with a reasonable budget.