A bicycle saddle can fit any bike, as long as the seatpost uses the same mounting configuration. Both saddles and seatposts can be easily swapped for specific parts.
There are 4 main MTB saddle mounts with one being almost “the universal one”: the dual rail. Most modern bikes use it and the rail width is standardized.
This is a quick guide on Maxxis MTB tires explaining compounds, casings and what MaxxTerra, EXO, 3C, and 120 TPI mean.
60 TPI or 120 TPI are common labels on the sidewall of MTB tires. They describe the tire casing.
There are clear differences and benefits for each. Choose depending on riding style.
The tread pattern or tire profile is arguably the most important part of a mountain bike tire. Names like Minion, Magic Mary, Rekkon, Kryptotal are all referring to tire treads.
We’ll cover: why there are so many different treads,
how to easily see which way they should rotate and how to pick the best tires.
The brands on this list of best MTB tire manufacturers are represented in World Cup MTB racing in some form. Either in Cross Country, Enduro or Downhill depending on which tires they offer.