Muddymoles: Mountain biking (MTB) in the Surrey Hills and Mole ValleyMuddymoles: Mountain biking (MTB) in the Surrey Hills and Mole Valley

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Stripping and an oil bath – Alfine 8 speed hub service

After three hard winters, it’s time to strip down and service the 8-speed Shimano Alfine hub. A very reliable piece of kit it seems. Read the rest…

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Specialized Henge saddle review

We review the Specialized Henge saddle which seems to be greater than the sum of its parts

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Hope vs. Salsa flip-off seat clamp review

What’s the better flip-off seat clamp? The Salsa or the Hope? Both are beatifully made but only one is properly designed.

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Review: Goodridge Braided Hoses

Braided brake hoses offer greater performance in extreme conditions. In other words, just when you need them most! Lee’s fitted some to his SHimano XT brakes.

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Superstar sintered brake pad review

Four sets of disc brake pads at a bargain price from Superstar. After a summer of use, Dave reckons they’re pretty good.

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Michelin AirComp latex inner tubes – Something for the weekend, sir?

Colin takes up the fight against flats with Michelin AirComp latex inner tubes.

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Selle Italia Max Flite Gel Flow saddle review

The Selle Italia Max Flite Gel Flow saddle is a pretty clever piece of kit, but as this review shows, it doesn’t suit everyone.

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Shimano Alfine rear hub review

A review of the Shimano Alfine internally geared hub, as fitted to Tony’s Inbred 456 mountain bike.

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Adjustable seatpost review – Crank Brothers Joplin & Gravity Dropper

How do the Crank Brothers Joplin and Gravity Dropper adjustable seatposts compare? Here’s a detailed review of their pros and cons.

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KCNC Jockey wheels

A new drivetrain means new jockey wheels and these KCNC babies look just the ticket.

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SRAM X-0 review

Matt comments on his first 600 miles with a full SRAM X-0 groupset.

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SDG Bel Air Ti review

Dave’s review of the SDG Bel Air Ti saddle in fetching cowhide, with a picture.

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