Jim’s Tech Talk By Jim Langley Part 1 - The Problem And Some Tips For On-The-Road Repair A few of you asked me to cover repairing bent derailleur hangers so that’s the topic for this week and next. It’s a good problem to understand because it doesn’t take much to knock a derailleur hanger out of alignment. Even something as seemingly harmless as putting your bike in … [Read more...] about Fixing Bent Derailleur Hangers
By Coach John Hughes Are you grumpy anticipating winter with even less daylight and colder weather? Wondering if you can ride outdoors a few more weeks before putting the bike on the trainer? Concerned you’ll develop the done-laps condition when your belly done lap over your belt? I’m writing a series of columns about winter activities: Endurance riding Riding … [Read more...] about Anti-Aging: 8 Tips for Facing Winter
By Rick Schultz Just watched a video where a mechanic discusses why he prefers one frame compared to another, in this case, Trek vs. Giant. … [Read more...] about What makes a high quality carbon fiber bike frame?
By Sheri Rosenbaum There is still plenty of outdoor cycling miles to be had as the northern hemisphere moves from Fall to Winter. The key is to be comfortable and not overdress or underdress for the weather. 45NRTH has a few new products to keep you riding in style and comfort. Ragnarok Tall Transition Season Cycling Boots Price: $245 Sizes: Men's wide 36–50 … [Read more...] about 45NRTH Ragnarok Tall Transition Season Cycling Boot and Socks Quick Review
By Sheri Rosenbaum ORUCASE Price: $155 Sizes: One size fits frames 52cm and larger Colors: Black # of compartments: 2 Material: Dyneema Composite How obtained: Company sample Availability: Online RBR advertiser: No … [Read more...] about ORUCASE Design Labs Frame Pack Quick Review