Ellsworth's Epiphany.

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. (BRAIN) — The meetings kept rolling along and rides went out under sunny SoCal skies Thursday at PressCamp Winter's closing day. Here's who we saw.

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A pair of Phatty wheels.

TAMPA, Fla. (BRAIN) — Atomik Carbon has released two new fat and plus-sized rims, the PHATTY 85 and CHUBBY 43. Both feature single-wall construction wrapped around an aerospace foam core.

The Spurcycle Bell in Black finish.

SAUSALITO, Calif. (BRAIN) — The Spurcycle Bell is a made-in-the-U.S. bike bell, designed to be functional and stylish, even on high-end road bikes.

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — CatEye has reduced the suggested retail price of its Rapid X front and rear safety lights to $35 each; dealer margins remain the same, the company said. The lights originally retailed for $40.

LIVINGSTON, Scotland (BRAIN) — Endura has released its new FS260-Pro Thermal Windproof Jacket.

Inspired by the windproof jacket Endura made for the Movistar Team, the FS260-Pro SL Thermal Windproof Jacket is made with a 4-way stretch windproof fabric with a thermal grid lining on front and sleeves.

Staging for PressCamp Winter's mid-day road ride.

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. (BRAIN) — The third edition of PressCamp Winter got underway Wednesday as editors and other representatives from 14 endemic and non-endemic media outlets met with eight companies representing 10 brands spanning a range of categories from commuter accessories to high-end road bikes and performance e-MTBs.

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (BRAIN) — Nox Composites has released its S36R carbon clincher road rim, which is 36mm deep and 28mm wide externally.

CHIUDUNO, Italy (BRAIN) — Kask's Rex mountain bike helmet features an In-Moulding design, extended head coverage and advanced ventilation system.

VENTURA, Calif. (BRAIN) — Zeitbike is now offering the option for shops and teams to print customized Ass Saver fenders. 

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FREEHOLD, N.J. (BRAIN) — JET Roll has added an ultralight model to its tool wrap range. The JET Roll Hypersonic X-15 weighs just 12 greams without its strap. To save weight, it lacks the two-button closure of the standard Jet Roll Hypersonic. 

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — About 29,000 Chillafish childrens balance bikes are being recalled because overinflated tires can cause the wheel rims to crack and send pieces of the plastic rim flying.

WEST MIDLANDS, England (BRAIN) — The latest edition to Brooks England's Cambium range, the carbon C13 is targeted at high-end road cyclists. The saddle is made from a vulcanized natural rubber top that follows the movements of the rider for responsive control and comfort, Brooks says.

BERKELEY, Calif. (BRAIN) — GU has announced two new flavors to its Energy Gel and Roctane Energy Gel product lines.

The Mini Bar tool.

PHILADELPHIA (BRAIN) — Mineral Design is launching two related products —  a multi-tool and a chaintool that fits in the end of handlebars — on Kickstarter this month.

An all-red wheel combination.

EUGENE, Ore. (BRAIN) — Rolf Prima has introduced a Built on Demand Program that allows customers to customize almost everything about the look of their wheels.

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (BRAIN) — Event Gear, a Colorado-based custom product company, has released its new Colorado messenger bag.

The bag is produced with a soft-touch outer fabric that is laminated to a fully coated vinyl type underlayer. The new bag features detachable shoulder and waist straps.

BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — Suspension service center Dirtlabs is now offering a new suspension seal driver tool for shop or home use. The company developed its own tool after years of using tools provided by other manufacturers.

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (BRAIN) — Cantitoe Road is now offering a new ergonomic cork grip called Primergo, made by Herrmans OY AB, a European OEM supplier of lights and grips.

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — QBP is recalling about 1,000 Stolen BMX bikes because the front wheel can detach due to improperly fitting retention washers. Because of the improper washers, the bikes do not meet federal bicycle standards.

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The consumer-direct brand is offering one of the lowest-priced Gates belt drive bikes on the market.

NEW YORK (BRAIN) — Priority Bicycles, a consumer-direct bike brand that launched with a crowdfunding campaign in 2014, is releasing its second model, the Priority Eight.


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