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How To Replace Rim Brake Pads | GCN Tech Basic Road Bike Maintenance

How To Replace Rim Brake Pads | GCN Tech Basic Road Bike Maintenance

– Welcome to another Maintenance Monday. This week we are going to be focusing on how to change your brake pads or brake blocks as they can otherwise be known. We’ll also talk you though a few set up tips and help you identify when your pads actually need replacing as well. (metal clashing) If […]

Sebastián Molano’s Colnago Concept | Team UAE Emirates Pro Bike

Sebastián Molano’s Colnago Concept | Team UAE Emirates Pro Bike

Speaker 1: Sebastián Molano is a 25-year-old Colombian cyclist who currently rides for the UAE Team Emirates. He started his career on the track but now his strength is in bunched sprints on the road. In fact, he won three stages in the Tour Colombia 2.1 just this year. Enough about the rider though. What […]

The Most Durable Bike In The World? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 117

The Most Durable Bike In The World? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 117

Manon: Welcome to The GCN Tech Show. Ollie: This week, we’ve got new gravel tires, a top secret new TT bike, stealthy Wahoo’s, your upgrades to the bike vault and- Manon: Our main talking point: Bikes that last forever. Can we build the world’s most reliable bike? Can we build the world’s most reliable bike, […]

How to Make: Tombo’s Propeller-Thrust Bicycle Part 1/2

Ghiblistone This is Tombo’s propeller-thrust bicycle in Kiki’s Delivery Service. We made a replica of the original as faithfully as possible. I’ll show you how we made it.Frame geometry is designed to be exactly like that of the anime. Each pipe is made of carbon composite. They are bonded after assembled together. The down tube […]

How Far Have Mountain Bikes Advanced? | Retro Vs Modern

How Far Have Mountain Bikes Advanced? | Retro Vs Modern

– Here is a specialized Stumpjumper Comp, 1988 vintage, which at the time was one of the finest mountain bikes money could buy. At 600 pound, it was made of steel, 26 inch wheels, cantilever brakes, Shimano XT components, and together, we went on some great, great adventures. 30 years later, this specialized S-Works Levo. […]

Italian Super Bike Heritage & Innovation: Wilier Triestina HQ Tour

(metallic whooshing) – It’s a long process. It starts from the light. We have the idea, we have the need, because there are several reasons why you need a new bike. And then we start. – After spending quite some time on the Wilier Triestina stand at the recent Eurobike show, the staff asked me […]

Mountain bike of the year 2020 | Silverback Stratos

Mountain bike of the year 2020 | Silverback Stratos

The Design & Innovation Award is the only award that cuts through the marketing and technical jargon. Every product submitted gets put to the test, pushing them to their limits and occasionally beyond. The Design & Innovation Award is an authentic seal of quality. When you see the award logo in-store, you can be sure […]

5 Reasons Why Your Road Bike Is Slowing You Down

5 Reasons Why Your Road Bike Is Slowing You Down

– There are more than just a few ways that your bike is literally wearing you down on the climbs. In this video, we’re going to talk you through a few of the obvious, a few of the less obvious and some of the slightly more expensive ways that your bike can be made a […]

Italian Super Bike Heritage & Innovation: Wilier Triestina HQ Tour

(metallic whooshing) – It’s a long process. It starts from the light. We have the idea, we have the need, because there are several reasons why you need a new bike. And then we start. – After spending quite some time on the Wilier Triestina stand at the recent Eurobike show, the staff asked me […]

Pinarello Dogma F12 & FSA K-Force WE | Super Bike Build

Pinarello Dogma F12 & FSA K-Force WE | Super Bike Build

(sharp music) – Our friends at FSA have sent over a brand new K-Force WE groupset. We just happened to have a Pinarello F-12 frame set lying around and so this video is going to show the process of me building a genuine super-bike. (gentle music) Dan what are you doing? – Oh I am […]