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Marius Pista on Galli and H+Sons Formation Face

Classic Classic and Retro Fixie Retro Track

Marius Pista on Galli and H+Sons Formation Face

Marius is the finest barista I have met. He shares the same attention to detail, passion and customer focus as we do here at XLR8. His Bianchi Pista did look a little sad, so we decided to spruce her up

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Jamies XLR8 and Lefty on NOS 26″ Alloy MTB Wheels

Lefty Mountain Bike Wheel Builds NOS XLR8 Hubs

Jamies XLR8 and Lefty on NOS 26″ Alloy MTB Wheels

Jamie is an old friend, and being a Kiwi (from New Zealand) and from Dunedin (way down south) he “appreciates value”. It just leaves more cash in your pocket for beer! He had just jumped on the 29er bandwagon, and whilst

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Clancy’s XLR8 Hubs on Velocity A23 – Road Tubeless Ready

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Clancy’s XLR8 Hubs on Velocity A23 – Road Tubeless Ready

The Velocity A23 is a great road rim. Strong and stiff enough for most riders, and with a lovely wide profile that makes 23c and 25c tyres balloon differently – as the tyre takes a more rounded shape (rather than a

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