Under Test: Crank Brothers Candy 3 Pedals

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Crank Brothers’ Candy 3 pedals feature forged CroMo spindles, needle and cartridge bearings, and a two-piece machined aluminum body for added support and stability. The included cleats fit SPD-compatible shoes, and can be configured for 15° or 20° release angles.

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Under Test: New Albion Cycles Frame

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New Albion Cycles‘ Privateer frame is an affordable ($279.99 MSRP), CroMo steel frame that can be built up as a tourer, commuter, or mixed-terrain country bike. The complete bike (above) was built up by the good folks at SOMA Fabrications using a mix of components from Panaracer, SOMA, Sugino, Sun XCD, and Suzue.

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Under Test: J.Paks SnakPak

Need to carry some extra supplies on those epic rides? The SnakPak, from J.Paks of Denver, Colorado mounts to your bike’s top tube, and offers quick access to snacks, camera, or other essentials.

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