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Mountain bikes have changed a lot over the years.

 

Mountain bikes derailleur and cassettes have changed a lot over the years by having more gears and a bigger climbing gear.

This new SRAM derailleur has wireless shifting and cost around $2,000.

Mountain bike stems have gotten a lot shorter, this is to prevent you from going over the bars when going down steep terrain.

This stem is only 60mm long.

Tires have changed in pattern and knob size.

These Maxxis Minion DHR 2's are very popular in the mountain bike world and cost around $60.

Mountain bike brakes have gotten much more powerful.

These are Magura MT7 4 piston brakes and cost around $235.

Mountain bike bars have gotten a lot wider.

These are Renthal carbon bars that are 780mm wide and cost around $160.

Mountain bike forks have gotten lighter and have suspension.

This fork is a fox 36 with 180mm of travel and cost around $1,100

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