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2015 Salsa Bucksaw

You probably knew this was coming but just in case you didn’t, here are pix and specs on the new full suspension fat-bike from Salsa called the Bucksaw. We will be up on the mountain and Snowbasin riding this bad boy today! Look for first impressions later on. 2015 Salsa Bucksaw Bucksaw is Salsa’s full-suspension […]

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New 2015 Salsa Blackborow from SaddleDrive

We will be checking this new Expidetion Fat-bike from Salsa, called the Blackborow, later today at Saddle Drive in Utah. Meanwhile, here is a peek at what this new fat-bike is all about. 2015 Salsa Blackborow Off-Road Exploration / Ultimate Flotation / Off-Road Expedition Blackborow is Salsa’s expedition fatbike, designed to provide maximum flotation on […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat – 7-19-14 – Show #13

Weekly Dose of Fat for Saturday – July 19th, 2014 – Show #13 Intro This weeks show is sponsored by Surly Bike’s all steel, built like a brick (bleep) house line of bicicletas at http://surlybikes.com. Beer Segment Sven had Odell Brewing Company’s Loose Leaf Session Ale http://odellbrewing.com Gomez and Colin were drankin’ Furthermore Brewing’s Fatty […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat – 7-11-14 Show #12

Weekly Dose of Fat Friday – July 11th, 2014 – Show #12 Intro This weeks show is sponsored by The Surly Krampus, Full Time – All Steel – Back-beat at http://surlybikes.com   Beer Talk – This week’s beer is Boulevard Brewing’s 80 Acre Ale Sponsor RSD Bikes David Gabrys Interview Weekly Dose of News Jr. […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat – 7-5-14 Show #11

  Weekly Dose of Fat – Saturday – July 5th, 2014 – Show #11   This weeks show is sponsored by The Surly Pugsly OPs – Check it out! - http://surlybikes.com This show is a special Birthday tribute to Sven and los ustados unidos de america. We’ve got an interview with one of the owners of […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat – 6-14-14 – Show #8

Weekly Dose of Fat for SATURDAY – June 14th, 2014 – Show #8 Intro The sponsor of today’s radio show is the ubiquitous Surly Bikes. http://surlybikes.com Positive vibrations to long time amigo Ricky DeLayos. He’s waiting for the final tests to come back to see if he has Lyme Disease. Welcome to show #8! We’ve […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Bruneau Dunes

Jason sent us this drop-barred Pugsley from a trip to Bruneau Dunes State Park in Southern Idaho. Shown here getting ready to ride up the tallest single structure sand dune in North America at 470 feet tall. Photographer Peter Neisen. This week’s photo worked best in the above format. Just click on the image above to open the […]

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This Week’s RADIO CONTEST!

We’re  going to the dogs for this week’s contest! Meet my three dogs… (L to R) Cowboy dot com, Bodhi (short for the Bodhisattva) and Cecil. All 3 are male AKC Registered Bernese Mountain Dogs. Cowboy is a year and a half, Bodhi is eight and Cecil is six years old. Your mission, if you decide […]

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SE Bikes F@E Fat-bike

Our friends up at ZuZu Pedals in Port Washington, WI got in a couple of the new, $899 MSRP, SE Bikes F@E and they lent me one for a first look. This is not meant to be an exhaustive review but we wanted to get a look a what $899 can get you in a […]

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Wallpaper Wednesday – Air Colin

This week’s Wallpaper Wednesday came from a photo shoot on some local Milwaukee River trails. Air Colin, and photographer Luke Mouradian, found a cool bump jump and shot some images. We really liked this one! Thanks, Luke and Colin! Download the appropriate size and use it as your own wallpaper. Just click on the link […]

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Borealis 150mm Thru Axle Front Hub

  Aris has a RockShox Bluto on the way but the SRAM mothership was all out of compatible front hubs so all it took was a call to Adam at Borealis Bikes, problem solved! Adam sent us one of their new Borealis 150mm Thru Axle Front Hubs! This isn’t simply a 135mm thru axle hub […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat – 5-24-14 – Show #5

Weekly Dose of Fat – 5-24-14 – Show #5 Intro This week’s show is sponsored by Surly. There’s a bit of anti dis establishmentarianism in every spoonful of Surly Bikes. Check them out at  - http://surlybikes.com This week’s show is sponsored by Surly.  http://surlybikes.com On the show today We’ve got some site enhancements to talk about […]

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Borealis Echo Trail Bike: MTB Quiver Killer?

Jon Severson is lucky enough to live in Colorado Springs home to Borealis Bikes, the manufacturer of the bike in this preview review. Adam from Borealis got Jon one of the first Echos available for some near home testing while we await our longer-term tester here at Fat-bike HQ. Gotta say, I am a little […]

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Seen at NAHBS – Groovy Cycles 29+

Rody Walter’s Groovy Cycleworks custom fabricates bicycles, bars, stems and cranks along with other specialty, one off cycling gear. With Rody being the sole builder and fabricator, they truly are unique, made to order projects. I’ve worked with Rody in the past for a set of LUV Handles handle bars for one of my rides […]

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Weekly Dose of Fat – 5/2/14 – Show #2

Gomez is tooling around the Outer Banks of North Carolina this week but we did get a show put together for you so have a listen! Links http://alecpetro.blogspot.com/2014/04/iditarod-trail-invitational-2014-by.html?m=1 - ITI Report http://www.alaskadispatch.com/article/20140425/homer-couple-pedals-fat-bikes-1000-miles-arctic - Freedom Ride http://www.groundtruthtrekking.org/blog/?p=3344 - Bjorn Free Fat-bike Radio’s – Weekly Dose of Fat, Show Notes for Show #2 – May 2nd, 2014 This week’s show […]

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Bordo Lock Contest Winner

We have a winner in our Bordo Big lock contest! Mike from Cleveland will be receiving a Bordo Big and the jaunty ABUS hat. Thanks to all who participated. Here is the winning Limerick: Here here here Bordo Big Beer beer beer take a swig Because rides are fun when You have a tallboy or […]

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Interview – Jesse LaLonde

  Greetings Earthlings! This is tio gomez, on assignment, down in the outer banks (OBX), off the coast of North Carolina and I’m here to tell you that due to Fat-Bike.com’s MKE Shop/Studio getting jacked last weekend, Today’s story will be a re-broadcast of an interview of, Jesse LaLonde by our primo-amigo, D-jon. This interview […]

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