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Bikecheck: The BH Lynx 6 of photographer Matt Wragg

Usually, you see the worlds fastest riders in front of the lens of photographer Matt Wragg. This time, he send in some great shots of his own ride, a BH Lynx 6. Read this Bikecheck!

Matt Wragg on his bike choice: “I just wanted to put together something like the guys are racing the EWS on right now, to see how it felt. I wanted to spend some time with the 27.5″ wheels, a 34mm fork and the new DT wheels.”

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Build by the Spanish Brand BH Bikes, the Lynx 6 is their weapon for aggressive trail riding and enduro racing. 650B wheels and 145mm of smooth travel form a beautiful and high performance bike.

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The Lynx utilizes Dave Weagle’s Split Pivot design with a pivot at the rear axle.

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Kashima coating all the way: Fox Float Factory CTD Talas with 160mm of travel

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The 145mm of rear travel is controlled by a Fox Factory Float CTD

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the well designed rocker link

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The 27,5 inch wheels roll better over obstacles and make the suspension feel more potent

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Matt is running the all-new and ultralight DT-Swiss Spline hubs in the EX1501 wheelset

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Good rolling from the Schwalbe Rock Razor Supergravity on the rear wheel…

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… and the more grippy Magic Marry Supergravity at the front. Both in 2,35″ width.

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Goes without mention: RockShox Reverb telescoping post

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Shimano’s gravity oriented ZEE derailleur takes care of gear-changes and chain tension.

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Single chainring Shimano SLX cranks with Gamut P30 chainguide

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No compromises when it comes to stopping your ride: Shimano XTR brakes

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“Just my 2(0) cents” – Matt is creative not only when it comes to photos

Full Specs

Frame: BH Lynx 6, 145mm travel
Fork: Fox 34 Factory CTD TALAS, 160mm
Shock: Fox Factory Float CTD
Wheels: DT Swiss EX1501 27.5″, 15mm front, 12x142mm rear
Tyres: (front) Schwalbe Magic Mary 2.35″ Supergravity, (rear) Schwalbe Rock Razor 2.35″ Supergravity
Cranks: Shimano SLX
Chainring: Renthal SR4 33t
Chainguide: Gamut P30
Rear derailleur: Shimano Zee
Shifter: Shimano XTR
Cassette: Shimano XT, 11-36t
Chain: Shimano XT
Pedals: Shimano XT Trail
Brakes: Shimano XTR Trail with I-Spec shifter mount
Discs: Shimano Icetech 180mm
Seatpost: Rock Shox Reverb
Saddle: Dirty San Marco Native titanium
Stem: Renthal Duo 50mm
Bars: Renthal Fatbar 760mm

Words: Aaron Steinke | Photos: Matt Wragg

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