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The Gear is where you are going to find all the reviews of all roller derby wheels, plates, boots.

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Atom Wheels – BOOM

Atom Wheels just announced their BOOM wheels. I’m not sure if it’s all caps but I feel like it needs to be. …

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Radar Wheels – Presto

Radar just announced these wheels. They come in both 59mm and 62mm and are 38mm wide. They have a two piece hub …

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Adonis – Adonis Micro

First thing to note about the Adonis Micros is their size. All flavors come in a height of 50mm which is crazy …

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Rinxter 2.0

Rinxster 2.0 was released this morning. I haven’t had time to play with it yet but it’s a major rewrite of most …

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Powerdyne – Rival

Just Announced! Here’s what I know. They are made of extruded aluminum. They cost $159. Here’s what their website says. PowerDyne™ Rival …

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187 – Killer Pro Kneepad

These were the first real pads I owned, after the Triple 8 debacle. My friend Kissy bought them at the same time …

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Triple 8 – KP 22 Knee Pads

In the time I’ve been playing roller derby, I’ve gone through an inordinate number of knee pads. Maybe I’m just picky, but …

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GRN MNSTR – Reckless Ikon

I’ve been rolling on the Reckless Ikons in Orange 97a for a while now to review them.  I found them very difficult …

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GRN MNSTR – Bzerk

“B’ZERK Wheels are the answer to those who love the feel of a wide profile wheel with the benefits of a fully …

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Atom – Jukes

I remember the first time I tried the original Jukes. I was still going crazy trying all the new slim and hybrid …

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Radar – Bullet

Ok. Here’s the short of it. This is only 59mm wheel you should even consider buying. The grip on the Radar Bullet …

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TSG – Force III

After much searching over 6+ years of derby, I have found the kneepads that I can’t live without on the track.  I …