Randoms: Grips, Goggles, Bib Shorts, & Bike Racks – Throughout the Pond Beaver
Leatt Velocity 4.0 MTB Goggle
Leatt’s latest addition to their goggle lineup is the Velocity 4.0. It is barely smaller than their extra DH-oriented choices, with beneficiant air flow and a everlasting anti-fog coating to maintain the lens from steaming up throughout laborious efforts. One intelligent characteristic is the ventilated strap – generally goggle straps find yourself positioned proper over a helmet’s rear vents; this could assist hold air shifting. There will probably be 4 body colours obtainable when the goggles formally launch in mid-October with a retail value of $44.99 USD.
Tineli Enduro Bib Liner
Tineli’s bib shorts have a sleeve on the again that can be utilized to carry their CE Degree 2-certified again protector and a hydration bladder, objects which might be each good to have on an extended race day. There are additionally stretchy pockets on the again and on every leg for stashing a tube and snacks, and a clip that is designed to carry a helmet’s detachable chin bar. The mesh material is nicely ventilated, and there is a double stitched chamois to assist make these huge rides extra comfy. The bib shorts on their very own are $129.95, and the again protector is a further $39.95
Ergon GFR1 Grips
Ergon’s new GFR1 lock-on grips had been developed to fulfill the requests of Tahnée Seagrave and her teammates on FMD Racing. The grips are skinny and comfy, even with out gloves, because of the ribbed portion on the highest facet that conforms to a rider’s hand. On the underside, pronounced ridges present further traction to stop any slippage. There are two rubber compounds obtainable – Gravity Management ($34.95) or Manufacturing facility ($39.95). The Manufacturing facility rubber is the softer of the 2 compounds for the utmost degree of grip and luxury.
Kuat HiLo Professional Hitch Extension
Kuat’s HiLo Professional is probably not essentially the most thrilling piece of expertise, nevertheless it might come in useful for homeowners of a Kuat rack that need to transfer their receiver’s place up or down by 2″. The $98 HiLo Professional has a 250 lb weight restrict and in addition gives 10″ of hitch extension. A hitch lock is included, and the extension makes use of Kuat’s Flat-Lock hitch cam to cosy it down and stop any undesirable wobbling.
Kuat NV 2.0 Add-On
Have you ever added a brand new driving buddy (or two) to your crew just lately? Kuat has add-ons that can be utilized to shortly increase the capability of an NV 2.0 rack – they connect to an present rack by way of two lengthy bolts. The one bike add-on retails for $298, whereas the 2 bike add-on goes for $489. The rack can accommodate bikes with wheelbases of as much as 50″, and tires as much as 5″ broad.
B3NTH North Shore Bike Chamois
B3NTH’s tackle chamois design is a bit of completely different from the norm. Reasonably than utilizing a pad that finally ends up holding a male’s delicate bits proper up in opposition to their physique, the North Shore Bike Chamois has ‘MyPakage Pouch Know-how’ in-built. In different phrases, there is a compartment up entrance that holds the twig and berries, and a shortened chamois that sits between the wearer’s rear finish and saddle. That pad is 12mm thick beneath the sit bones, with a thinner channel down the center to assist enhance blood move. Obtainable in sizes XXS – XXL, the North Shore Bike Chamois retails for $65.