Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Conners on Fri 15th Mar 4:40pm

Dougal wrote:
Conners wrote:All this talk of changing widths has got me worried. I’m assuming a 26” 2.3 High Roller II will still be the same as one bought a couple of years ago?

Cause I’ve just bought a 3C one to replace my dual compound up front (and move the front to rear)...


You tell us, you're the one with both. :sneaky:

Oh I will for sure, but one is folded up in its packaging and the other is on the bike just now (and I’m in the opposite island to both for another 3 days).

Was thinking if my new front tyre was going to be narrower than the rear then I might have to rethink my plan :butbut:
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Conners on Fri 15th Mar 4:48pm

Dougal wrote:New release coming from Manitou on 11th April 2019:
https://www.instagram.com/p/BvAY_uklVJb/
https://www.instagram.com/p/BvARr3vFHSe/

My money is on a 29er boost fat bike long travel upside down single crown enduro free ride cyclocross fork.
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby AgrAde on Fri 15th Mar 6:35pm

37mm stanchioned enduro/freeride fork? 180mm in 27.5 and 170mm in 29? Adjustable down to 150? Evolved from the mattoc?

It'll be called the Manitou Pulaski.
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Dougal on Fri 15th Mar 8:21pm

Conners wrote:
Dougal wrote:New release coming from Manitou on 11th April 2019:
https://www.instagram.com/p/BvAY_uklVJb/
https://www.instagram.com/p/BvARr3vFHSe/

My money is on a 29er boost fat bike long travel upside down single crown enduro free ride cyclocross fork.


AgrAde wrote:37mm stanchioned enduro/freeride fork? 180mm in 27.5 and 170mm in 29? Adjustable down to 150? Evolved from the mattoc?

It'll be called the Manitou Pulaski.


I'll keep you guys posted. :D
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Velocipedestrian on Fri 15th Mar 9:24pm

AgrAde wrote:37mm stanchioned enduro/freeride fork? 180mm in 27.5 and 170mm in 29? Adjustable down to 150? Evolved from the mattoc?

It'll be called the Manitou Pulaski.

C'mon, serious guesses only.
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Conners on Wed 20th Mar 10:14pm

Dougal wrote:
Conners wrote:All this talk of changing widths has got me worried. I’m assuming a 26” 2.3 High Roller II will still be the same as one bought a couple of years ago?

Cause I’ve just bought a 3C one to replace my dual compound up front (and move the front to rear)...


You tell us, you're the one with both. :sneaky:


Happy to confirm that both are the same size (57mm across knobs, 56mm across casing)
So 2.24 rather than 2.3 :D
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Astoria Paranoia on Thu 4th Apr 9:41pm



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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Dougal on Fri 12th Apr 12:07pm

Just posted about the Junits.

But it vanished.
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby AgrAde on Fri 12th Apr 2:41pm

Where's the fork I actually care about? :thumbsup:
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Dougal on Fri 12th Apr 2:52pm

AgrAde wrote:Where's the fork I actually care about? :thumbsup:


Patience and all will be revealed.*

*maybe not here though.
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Velocipedestrian on Sat 13th Apr 11:40am

Dougal wrote:Just posted about the Junits.

But it vanished.

Time to build up a cruiser BMX with the 24" Junit I think. A pump track ruler.
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Astoria Paranoia on Sat 13th Apr 10:05pm

Dougal wrote:Just posted about the Junits.

But it vanished.


You mean this?
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Dougal on Sat 13th Apr 11:44pm

Astoria Paranoia wrote:
Dougal wrote:Just posted about the Junits.

But it vanished.


You mean this?


Nah, a whole scoop 2 days earlier with far more info.
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Dougal on Sat 13th Apr 11:45pm

Velocipedestrian wrote:
Dougal wrote:Just posted about the Junits.

But it vanished.

Time to build up a cruiser BMX with the 24" Junit I think. A pump track ruler.


Only holdup is you need a tapered head tube for the Junit forks.
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Re: New Stuff Thread....

Postby Velocipedestrian on Sun 14th Apr 8:59am

Dougal wrote:
Velocipedestrian wrote:
Dougal wrote:Just posted about the Junits.

But it vanished.

Time to build up a cruiser BMX with the 24" Junit I think. A pump track ruler.


Only holdup is you need a tapered head tube for the Junit forks.

Or some of your vaunted NOS parts hacking.
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