Review: Lezyne Femto Drive Lights

Femto indicates smallness. Extreme smallness. Like, the size of a proton small. While the Lezyne Femto Drive light isn't quite that tiny, it is very unobtrusive. And, it's made to last. CNC-machined from a chunk of solid aluminum with a composite-matrix rear cap that doubles as a mount, the Femto Drive will take abuse and is very user-friendly.

Cateye Rapid 5 Light

Cateye's Rapid 5 tail light spreads it's power out across 5 LED bulbs for true 18-degree visibility. Four modes let you choose from emergency-vehicle brightness to paceline-friendly light levels. Seatpost mountable with the easy-on, easy-off Flex Tight mounting bracket.

Overview of Lezyne Micro Drive Light

 

Lezyne's Micro Drive LED steps it up a bit from the Femto Drive. Lezyne's MOR Optics technology shapes the 70 lumens emitted from the single LED bulb into a bright beacon of visibility. Your visibility to other motorists is increased by Side Visibility Cuts—two half-moon cutouts on either side of the lens—which allow the bright red light to be seen from the sides also.

Light & Motion Vis180 Light Overview

Staggeringly, blindingly bright, the Vis 180 from Light and Motion could be the best and last rear commuter light you will ever buy. Seriously, this thing is bright-it's like looking into the sun. Satellites will see you just as well as motorists will on your commute. Our friends at Light and Motion continue to put a lot of time into the evolution of their commute-specific lights, and it shows.

Review of BOS Deville Suspension Fork

Timing is everything, and if you ride mountain bikes in the United States, your time is now. Bos Suspension, ridden to multiple world championships in downhill, cross-country, and even rally car racing, is finally available in the States. Born of competition, the Deville is a true connoisseur's component; infinitely tunable and optimized for performance in every respect.

Overview of Garmin Vector Pedal System

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Garmin has changed the game with their Vector Pedal system, the first pedal-based power meter that independently measures your left and right balance along with other power metrics, improving performance like never before. The Vector system transmits via ANT+™, so it's compatible with virtually all Garmin computers, and many other high-end head units.

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