falcon
Share falcon's profile
 
Facebook Twitter
 
 
 
falcon's Stats
 
  • Review Count
    11
  • Helpfulness Votes
    2
  • First Review
    16 June 2009
  • Last Review
    01 April 2013
  • Featured Reviews
    0
  • Average Rating
    4.4
 
Reviews Comments
  • Review Comment Count
    0
  • Helpfulness Votes
    0
  • First Review Comment
    None
  • Last Review Comment
    None
  • Featured Review Comments
    0
 
  • Question Count
    1
  • Helpfulness Votes
    0
  • First Question
    04 June 2011
  • Last Question
    04 June 2011
  • Featured Questions
    0
 
  • Answer Count
    3
  • Helpfulness Votes
    1
  • First Answer
    10 July 2010
  • Last Answer
    08 November 2012
  • Featured Answers
    0
  • Best Answers
    0
 
 
falcon's Reviews
1 2 >>>
 
Form fit, breathable, multi-panelled dhb Pivot liner shorts fit discretely under unlined baggy shorts providing greater comfort so that you can spend longer in the saddle.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Good quality kit
Posted01 April 2013
Quality 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Value 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Performance 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Appearance 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Fit / Size 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
falcon
fromKent
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Cross Country MTB
Level : Advanced
Gender : Male
"nice pair of liner shorts, very good fit good quality feel to them"
Pros: Great Value
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
 
NECTAR Hydro Tabs create a hypotonic solution containing 5-ion electrolytes to help maintain optimum hydration levels. It is virtually calorie free and has a light refreshing taste that works alongside the other NECTAR Fuel System products.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Good flavour
Posted17 November 2012
falcon
fromKent
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Cross Country MTB
Level : Advanced
Gender : Male
"Really nice to drink and good flavour, appears to work"
Pros: Great Value
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
 
 Amp 12 Litre Hydration Backpack
Amp 12 Litre Hydration Backpack
The Amp 12 Litre Hydration Rucksack sets you up for a day on the trails. The 3 Litre water reservoir is enough to keep you hydrated for 2-3 hours while a tube/pump sleeve and multiple pockets give you space for all your riding essentials.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Great size pack
Posted08 November 2012
Quality 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Value 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Performance 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
falcon
fromKent
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Cross Country MTB
Level : Advanced
Gender : Male
"Good medium to large size pack with lots of storage space. Flow through hydration pack is slow. Other wise very good."
Pros: High Quality, Rugged
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
 
 Flexie Lever Adjuster
Flexie Lever Adjuster
Short flexy outer cable with built in Adjuster.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Useful bit of kit
Posted11 October 2011
falcon
fromKent
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Cross Country MTB
Level : Advanced
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"Good bit of kit, for a replacement for my sons bike. Works well"
Pros: Great Value, Adjustable
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
 
ZERO is the new electrolyte drink from High5; it's virtually calorie free (1.4 cal per 100ml) and has a light refreshing taste.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Good hydration
Posted10 July 2010
falcon
fromKent
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Cross Country MTB
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Used these recently in a mountain biking trip to the Alps. Really easy to place the tablets in my Camalback that was full of water. They taste good with a nice flavour. The water becomes very lightly carbonated."
Pros: Great Value
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
 
 Maxxis High Roller 2.35 L.U.S.T. UST Tubeless Tyre
Maxxis High Roller 2.35 L.U.S.T. UST Tubeless Tyre
Our most popular and versatile mountain bike tyre now features Lightweight Ultimate Sidewall Technology. (L.U.S.T.)
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Super UST Tyre
Posted19 June 2010
Quality 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Value 
3 / 5
Avg 3 / 5 from
Performance 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
falcon
fromKent
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Cross Country MTB
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"I have previously used these tyres on rocky trails of the Alps and in North Wales and they heve performed very well. I have used these tubeless tyres with 'Stans' liquid over the past 3 years and have never had a puncture that I am aware of. Hence I have fitted new versions of the tyres for my Alps trip this year"
Pros: Durable, High Quality
Cons: Expensive
+1point
1of 1voted this as helpful.
 
Portable tool kit for all those essential repairs.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Nice piece of kit
Posted12 February 2010
Quality 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Value 
3 / 5
Avg 3 / 5 from
Performance 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
falcon
fromKent
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Cross Country MTB
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"This set is a very nice piece of kit and will prove very useful to have back at base when on an MTB hol in the Alps. This kit is too big to carry with the bike, leave it back at your base. Well made and looks good"
Pros: High Quality
Cons: Expensive
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
 
 OS Great Britain Full 50k SD Card
OS Great Britain Full 50k SD Card
The whole of Great Britain, covering all of England, Wales and Scotland on one map card.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Good Map
Posted21 September 2009
Quality 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Value 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Performance 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
falcon
fromKent
Age : 35-44
Interest : Cross Country MTB
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"This map give an excellent display on the Satmap and provide complete coverage of the whole of GB."
Pros: Great Value
+1point
1of 1voted this as helpful.
 
 Finchdean Bib Cycling Shorts
Finchdean Bib Cycling Shorts
The Finchdean range - top performance kit which looks good and feels great
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Comfortable Road Shorts
Posted24 July 2009
Quality 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Value 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Performance 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Appearance 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Fit / Size 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
falcon
"Very comfortable shorts great for those long road rides"
Pros: Comfortable, Good Fit, High Quality
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
 
 Hummvee 3/4 Baggy Shorts
Hummvee 3/4 Baggy Shorts
Made from durable Teflon® treated nylon with side- zipped ventilation, Two rear tabbed large map pockets, two front zipped pockets, cargo pocket and zipped mobile phone pocket, Stretch lower back panel and seamless stretch inner leg panel, Adjustable belt, Articulated knees and back calf, Venti...
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Posted16 June 2009
Quality 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Value 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Performance 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Appearance 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Fit / Size 
3 / 5
Avg 3 / 5 from
falcon
"I purchased a medium, which is the normal size for my cycling shorts. The inner liner is very tight, but the outer short is a good fit."
Pros: Adjustable, Durable, Rugged
Cons: Poor Fit
0points
0of 0voted this as helpful.
 
falcon's Questions
 
Deore XT Shadow rear derailleur delivers reliable and precise shifting with a stiff and lightweight open design.
 

the difference between the long or medium cage

I have a XT M772 RD and want a replacement, what is the difference between the medium or long cage?
3 years, 3 months ago
by
falcon
Kent
 
falcon's Answers
 
 Amp 12 Litre Hydration Backpack
Amp 12 Litre Hydration Backpack
The Amp 12 Litre Hydration Rucksack sets you up for a day on the trails. The 3 Litre water reservoir is enough to keep you hydrated for 2-3 hours while a tube/pump sleeve and multiple pockets give you space for all your riding essentials.
 

Does this pack have a deployable rain cover?some sites have it in the description.

No rain cover
1 year, 10 months ago
by
falcon
Kent
 
The SoftFibre Trek Towel is the softest travel towel available. As well as being ultra soft it is also highly absorbent and very compact. The Trek Towel is ideal for travel, outdoors and sports.
 

What is the colour of this towel?

Blue
2 years, 5 months ago
by
falcon
Kent
 
ZERO is the new electrolyte drink from High5; it's virtually calorie free (1.4 cal per 100ml) and has a light refreshing taste.
 

how many tubes come in the package

One tube 20 tablets.

One tablet makes 500ml of liquid.
4 years, 2 months ago
by
falcon
Kent