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One huge advantage of dual air springs that isn't often mentioned, is that you can set sag independent of positive spring rate (air pressure). If you need to add a bunch of (+) pressure to resist bottoming, you can pump up the negative pressure to the point where you still get adequate sag. This means you can still have good small bump sensitivity at ...


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Running suspension with narrow tyres is a fool's game: the store is trying to chump you. How far a tyre pressure decrease will take you depends on your weight. To be honest, the BadBoy is just a design driven by marketing. It's aimed at people scared to ride drop bar bikes who still want to go fast and imagine thin tyres will help them do that... In fact ...


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Wider tires are the first thing to try. The BadBoys are basically rigid mountain bikes with 622mm wheels and narrow tires, so you could also put on mountain bike sized wheels and very wide tires. With a second set of wheels, it's easy to change between road and off-road riding. About suspension forks, with current geometry there isn't much room for the ...



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