ONE Industries Intel Noise Short  2013 Mountain Bike Review

ONE Industries Intel Noise Short 2013

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Arguably the most stylish shorts in the test, while the material isn’t as tough as some of the more downhill orientated shorts they survived the alpine road trip with ease. They might not look quite as white as they did when we first put them on, but they do come in black and also orange which might be more practical colours. For dry, dusty summer days though they are perfect and look great.

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Made from a high-grade heavy weight polyester the Intel shorts are light enough to pedal around all day, and offer good durability too. There are vents integrated into the legs, which can be opened, or closed depending on the weather and two zip pockets on either side. Perfect for your lift pass or car key. They have a zip and popper closure system with Velcro adjustment tabs on the sides to trim the fit.

Unlike some of the shorts in the test the Intel come with a chamois liner, which is very comfortable and makes them a bit of a bargain at the price listed. There is also another stash pocket on the rear of the shorts.

Comfort is a big factor with the Intel short, they let in plenty of air and keep you cool and during long days in the saddle you hardly notice them, a generous cut on the length also keeps things looking stylish.

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This review was in Issue 25 of IMB.

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By Rou Chater
Rou Chater is the Publishing Editor of IMB Magazine; he’s a jack-of-all-trades and master of none, but his passion for bikes knows no bounds. His first mountain bike was a Trek 820, which he bought in 1990. It didn’t take him long to earn himself a trip to the hospital on it, and he’s never looked back since. These days he’s keeping it rubber side down, riding locally and overseas as much as possible.

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