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New Arrivals

HT PA12A Resin Pedals

HT Components PA12A lightweight platform pedals HT Components PA12A are lightweight platform pedals made from a strong nylon composite material. They're fully sealed, rebuildable, thin, and offer the same grip as a traditional aluminum pedal. Pick your color: red, green, blue, yellow, pink, black, or white. MSRP is $58.

  • pedal weight (pair): 350 grams
  • size: 100 x 95 x 17mm
  • body material: Nylon reinforced composite
  • spindle: CNC machined cro-moly
  • pedal bearings: dual sealed bearing + one DU bushing
  • pins: replaceable grip pins

 

Schwalbe Rock Razor Super Gravity 27.5 Tire

Schwalbe Rock Razor Super Gravity, TL-ready mountain bike tireHere's a much anticipated new 27.5" tire arrival!

It's the Schwalbe Rock Razor Super Gravity, TL-ready mountain bike tire in 27.5 x 2.35.

This semi-slick tire is brand new to the Gravity and Enduro scenes. Schwalbe suggests this tire as an option especially for the rear wheel and for very fast, dry trails. The tire tread is very low in the center for low rolling resistance, while the sides have big cornering knobs for confidence and grip in the turns.

  • Designed for hardpack and loose over hardpack condition
  • Best suited for rear wheel usage
  • Tall outer knobs and fast rolling, low profile center knobs 
  • 27.5" Super Gravity casing: 965 grams
  • Available in 26 x 2.35" and 27.5 x 2.35"
  • MSRP: $80

 

Prestaflator Air Compressor

Prestaflator air compressor bicycle tire inflatorHere's a pretty cool new gadget, the Prestaflator air compressor bicycle tire inflator. Fits both Presta or Schrader tire valves, and it's designed for both MTB and Road tires with a wide range of pressure requirements.

It uses a pistol grip trigger with an attached pressure gauge, a screw on inflation hose with a threaded Presta slip-on head (which can be unscrewed to allow for the hose to work with Schrader valves), and has a quick connect coupler for hooking up to an air compressor.

Weighing in at 13 ounces, it's also a great value at $59.95 which includes gauge and a bonus tire lever.

 

Dakine Pick-Up Pad

Dakine Pick-up pad in camo patternProtect your pickup truck from bike scratches during transport to your favorite trailhead with the Dakine Pick-Up pad.

Features:

  • Padded tailgate protection
  • Individual frame anchor straps
  • Three web cinch straps
  • Access flap for tailgate handles
  • Available in Black or Camo (pictured)

Comes in two sizes - large (62" width for most full-size pickups) or small (54" width for most mid-size pickups). MSRP is $110 for either size.

 

Maxxis Minion DHF 27.5x2.3

Maxxis Minion DHF downhill MTB tireGet ready for a season of Fontana DH racing fun. The Maxxis Minion DHF is a great downhill tire. Designed with ramped knobs for low rolling resistance and channel-cut knobs to increase gripping edges, giving straight-line control and precise cornering. Now available in size 27.5 x 2.3. Price is $78.

Features:

  • UST Tubeless ready
  • Downhill 3C Maxx Grip compound formula for lots of grip with slow rebound
  • Directional, ramped knob design - front or rear
  • EXO 2-ply DH casings with butyl-protected sidewalls

 

Race Face AEffect Pedal

Race Face AEffect flat pedalIntroduced this year, the Race Face AEffect flat pedals are great for trail, all-mountain, freeride, and downhill riding. Nice and light, thanks to their thin platform, concave aluminum body, and reduced spindle length. You can even do maintenance on these pedals while they're still on the bike, thanks to a hidden grease access port. Comes in black, red, or blue. MSRP is $100.

  • BODY MATERIAL: 6061-T6 ALUMINUM
  • AXLE MATERIAL: Chromoly steel
  • HEIGHT: 15-16.9mm
  • PLATFORM SIZE: 101x100mm
  • PLATFORM SIZE: 99x98mm
  • WEIGHT: 375g
  • BEARINGS: Cartridge bearings and DU bushings
  • PINS: 20 SHCS hex traction pins per pedal

 

Shimano XTR Race M987 Disc Brakes

Shimano XTR Race M987 disc brakesJust in! New Shimano XTR Race M987 disc brakes are the lightest hydraulic disc brake system that Shimano has ever offered in the XTR line. Same braking power, but they drop 40 grams worth of mass per wheel compared to the previous M985 brakes. Magnesium lever body and calipers, carbon fiber levers, and titanium fasteners.

Front brake weighs in at 195 grams, and the rear brake weighs 211 grams. MSRP is $270.

 

Bell Stoker Helmet

Bell Stoker mountain bike helmetThe Bell Stoker helmet is made for all your trail riding pursuits. This go-to all-mountain helmet is a very affordable option, without compromising any safety or comfort features. MSRP is $70.

  • Airflow Brow Band
  • Adjustable Blade Visor
  • Channeled Ventilation
  • Coolmax® Padding
  • Extended rear coverage
  • Goggle Compatible
  • SpeedDial™ Fit System

 

Spank Spike Flat Pedal

Spank Spike Flat Pedals for mountain bikesThe Spank Spike Flat Pedal gives you an ultra-thin, closed axle design pedal that doesn't compromise on strength. You've also got a massive platform, concave pin pattern for comfort with lots of grip, thanks to 20 adjustable pins per pedal. 

Improved pedaling and cornering clearance, lowered center of gravity, reduced "pedal flip" effect, and improved pedaling efficiency as the rider's foot is brought closer to the center axis of the pedal. All good stuff!

We've got these in Race Red, Race Blue, or Ti Grey. MSRP is $110.

 

 

 

Feedback Fatt Rakk

Feedback Sports Fatt Rakk bike rackGot a Fatbike, but no way to store it? The Fatt Rakk bike rack from Feedback Sports is optimized to fit 3" - 5" wide bicycle tires. There's a spring mounted arm that holds either front or back wheel, with adjust cones for best tire fit.

Another cool feature, you can link multiple RAKK bike racks together to fit your entire bike collection. MSRP is $46.99.

 

Garmin Edge 810

Garmin Edge 810 GPS touchscreen bike computerHere's a great gift idea! The Garmin Edge 810 GPS touchscreen bike computer has connected features that give you live tracking, wireless data transfers, weather, and social media sharing.

  • Glove-friendly touchscreen
  • More rugged design
  • Waterproof (in most conditions)
  • 17-hour battery life
  • New out-front handlbar mount and standard quarter-turn mounts available
  • includes a built-in basemap with basic navigation capabilities, compatible with optional detailed street or topographic maps for navigation and guidance on and off-road
  • connected features when paired with your smartphone (Apple® or Android) and the Garmin Connect Mobile app
  • MSRP is $499.99.

 

Maxxis HighRoller 2 29er

Maxxis HighRoller II 29x2.3 mountain bike tiresThese have been a hot new seller, the new Maxxis HighRoller II 29x2.3 tires. This new High Roller has a more aggressive tread pattern, great for a wider variety of trail conditions.

EXOs run $79, and the tubeless ready 3C version is $59. We've got them at both shops.

 

Hope Lock-On Handlebar Grips

Hope Lock-On Bike Handlebar GripsNew product for Hope Technology, the Hope Lock-On Handlebar Grips have some nice ergonomic features. The low profile clamps are offset so they stay out of the way. Plus, the clamp is fully integrated into the grip so the rubber runs the whole length of the grip...no more clamps to dig into your hand.

More features:

  • Fully molded grip providing more surface area for hand contact
  • Slip-free locking mechanism
  • High impact resistant inner plastic core
  • Integrated CNC’d billet alluminium end caps
  • Weight: 94g pair (including all fasteners and bar ends)
  • Length: 135mm (including end caps)
  • Diameter: 30mm
  • Colors: red, white, green, black
  • MSRP: $35

 

Kevin Aiello Signature HT KA01 Pedals

HT Components Kevin Aiello Signature KA01 flat pedalsHT Components offers great looking, grippy, low profile flat pedals, and we keep a lot of their pedal lineup in stock. Here's a new one for us: the HT Kevin Aiello Signature KA01. Made for downhill, freeride, or all-mountain riding.

Features:

  • 430g / per pair
  • 106 x 110 x11mm
  • aluminum extruded / CNC machined pedal body
  • CNC machined cr-moly spindle
  • dual DU bushing + one patent pedal bearings 
  • Replaceable KA pins
  • MSRP is $194

 

Race Face Next SL Cranks

 Race Face Next SL CranksRace Face has completely redesigned their carbon fiber Race Face Next SL Cranks and made them even more versatile for 2014.

They have a new 'Cinch' interface, which is an interchangeable 30mm spindle and chainring mounting system that allows a wide range of possible setup options. Riders will have the flexibility to run anything from single, direct mount chain rings to two and three-ring setups.

The Next SL carbon fiber cranks are completely hollow, and use a 30mm diameter aluminum spindle made from a commercial grade super alloy that claims to be 20% stronger than 7050 alloy.

MSRP is $460.

 

Kuat Sherpa Hitch Rack

Kuat Sherpa bike hitch rackThe Kuat Sherpa bike rack is a great lightweight hitch rack; it's only 29 lbs, making it easy to take it on and off your car. Plus, there's no need for removing the front wheel, since the bikes sit directly in the trays. Most importantly...it looks good. 

  • Carries 2 bikes (up to 40 lbs. each)
  • Total carrying capacity of up to 80 lbs.
  • Folds up quickly for storage
  • Fits 20" - 29" wheels
  • Accommodates 2" AND 1.25" receiver options

MSRP is $449.

 

Easton Lock-On Grip

Easton Lock-On carbon friendly handlebar GripEaston has made their first entry into handlebar lock-on grips a carbon-friendly one.

The Easton Lock-On Grip is carbon handlebar-friendly. The metal lock-on clamp attaches to a plastic sleeve, which then compresses onto the bars. So you don't have to worry about over tightening the grips, or scratching your carbon handlebars.

These grips come in 30mm or 33mm diameter widths, for more individual riding comfort. Another nice comfort feature: the rubber on the grip goes over the metal clamp-on, so your hand never has to touch any metal.

MSRP is $25.

 

Chris King Press Fit Bottom Brackets

Chris King Press Fit bottom bracketsWe've got them, the new Chris King Press Fit bottom brackets. These bottom brackets are fully serviceable and come with either stainless steel or ceramic bearings. And of course, all of the Chris King products are 100% made in the USA.

They come in all 9 Chris King colors, but for now we just have them in stock in black.

  • Press Fit 24 - MSRP is $139
  • Press Fit 30 - MSRP is $157

 

Giant Control Tower Pro Floor Pump

Giant Control Tower Pro floor pump for bike tiresIf you're looking for a dependable and powerful floor pump, the Giant Control Tower Pro is the way to go.

This pump is both high pressure and high volume, with a large easy to read gauge. It has the power to pump up and seat a tubeless MTB tire or a road tire. Totally compatible with both Presta and Schrader valve stems without needing to change the head.

MSRP is $100, our price is $85.

 

Vee Rubber Tires

Vee Rubber 29er bike tiresIt's a new brand for The Path...Vee Rubber tires. They make a wide range of bicycle tires, for any type of riding you can think of.

Here are a few 29er tires we now have in stock.

  • Trail Taker 29x2.2 (top,left) is sealant compatible.
  • Rail 29x2.3 (top, right)  is sealant compatible.
  • Vee Rubber 10 29x2.25 (lower, left) is NOT sealant compatible.
  • Vee Rubber 8 29x2.25 (lower, right) is NOT sealant compatible.

MSRP on all these models is $35.

 

2014 RockShox Pike RCT3 Suspension Forks

RockShox PIKE RCT3 27.5We really like the changes to the new and improved RockShox PIKE RCT3 suspension forks.

Lighter weight for sure, and the new 'Charger' damper is a sealed but serviceable damper that employs an expanding bladder in order to compensate for shaft discplacement. The extruded bladder design is insanely durable, resists damping change during extended downhills and has virtually zero pressure offset for small bump sensitivity.

2014 RockShox Pike Details:

  • Intended use: trail/all-mountain 
  • Travel: 140 - 160mm (29'': 140 - 160mm, 27.5/26”: 150 - 160mm)
  • Dual Position Air, Solo Air
  • New 'Charger' damper (sealed, serviceable)
  • External adjustments: rebound, low-speed compression, pedal assist (depending on model)
  • Dual Position Air w/ 30mm travel adjustment (optional)
  • 35mm stanchions w/ black hard anodizing 
  • Redesigned 15mm Maxle Lite axle (no 20mm option)
  • Steerer: taper only
  • Wheel sizes: 26'', 27.5'', 29''

Here's what we've currently got in stock at the Tustin shop:

  • RCT3 Solo Air 29er 140mm
  • RCT3 2 Position Air 29er 150mm
  • RCT3 27.5" 150mm (pictured above) and 160mm
  • RCT3 26er RCT3 Solo Air 160mm
 
 

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The Path Bike Shop will be closed on July 4th