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Old 2019-11-11, 12:01 AM   #1
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Carbon rim 36er test Simi Valley

From 11.10.2019.

Very happy with this setup and really can feel the difference. Easier to control and rolls over chunky terrain smoothly once PSI is dialed in. I am almost 64 now so my riding is not as aggressive as it used to be, but what the hell, you gotta do something, now don'tcha?

https://youtu.be/dgDa7bCsMo0
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Old 2019-11-14, 01:51 AM   #2
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Nice! I hope to be as active and positive as you are when I'm in my 60s
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Old 2019-11-16, 03:06 PM   #3
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nice! I hope to be as active and positive as you are when i'm in my 60s
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Old 2019-11-17, 01:06 PM   #4
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Great video. I am seriously considering one of those mad4one handle bar saddles for my regular commute. Now that you have had a chance to play with them a bit, what are your thoughts? Maybe you want to do a full review of them somewhere and compare with other handlebar setups?
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I am seriously considering one of those mad4one handle bar saddles for my regular commute.
Who am I kidding? I am too impatient to wait for a reply. I have gone and ordered one. Let's hope it is good!
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Old 2019-11-17, 08:48 PM   #6
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Who am I kidding? I am too impatient to wait for a reply. I have gone and ordered one. Let's hope it is good!
Oh no! I just saw your post now I didn't have enough time to say you should not have ordered one... You should have ordered several, they're fantastic!

Seriously though, I've put at least one hundred miles on both my g26er and 36er with the long version handle saddle, and although it did take a little getting used to initially, and tweaking the angle adjustment, I would not go back to a regular saddle.
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Old 2019-11-17, 11:00 PM   #7
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Don't you see the next hype for a "regular" saddle modification?
"you see this first 1/3 of the foam ? just cut it and voila! "
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Old 2019-11-28, 08:37 AM   #8
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Oh no! I just saw your post now I didn't have enough time to say you should not have ordered one... You should have ordered several, they're fantastic!

Seriously though, I've put at least one hundred miles on both my g26er and 36er with the long version handle saddle, and although it did take a little getting used to initially, and tweaking the angle adjustment, I would not go back to a regular saddle.
Well it arrived, that is the good news.



The bad news… my wife has been looking for something for the kids to give me at Christmas (which should be “something I really want”), so I have grudgingly agreed to let them pack this up as my “surprise” present, which means I now have to wait… until… Christmas.

Oh well, it'll be a nice present and I will be genuinely grateful when they give it to me.
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Old 2019-11-28, 10:21 AM   #9
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Well it arrived, that is the good news.



The bad news… my wife has been looking for something for the kids to give me at Christmas (which should be “something I really want”), so I have grudgingly agreed to let them pack this up as my “surprise” present, which means I now have to wait… until… Christmas.

Oh well, it'll be a nice present and I will be genuinely grateful when they give it to me.
Lol. First world problem!
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Lol. First world problem!
Yeah, you are right! Never has anything been more true!

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