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Will Modern Road Bike Wheels Fit A Retro Bike Frame? | GCN Tech Clinic

(whoosh) – Welcome back to another episode of the GCN Tech Clinic, where your problems I try to solve. So if you’ve got one, leave it for me down there in the Comments section below. Right, I’m going to crack on. First question this week comes in from Carlos Martins, who says, “Jon, I’m having […]

What Are Bike Dynamos And How Do They Work?

(cinematic music) – I hope you’re ready for some serious tech, because in this video, we’re gonna be looking at dynamos and we’re gonna explain what they are, how they work, and why you should be using one. For this video, we’ve luckily been sent a nice new pair of HUNT SuperDura Dynamo wheels, which, […]

Direct Mount vs Standard Mount Rear Derailleur | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

(intense music) – Welcome back to the GCN Tech Clinic, I’m sure you all know the drill by now, what it’s all about, but if you don’t, here’s a little reminder. So if you’ve got yourself a bike-related problem, so something’s not working, something’s annoying you, you want to know how something works possibly, leave […]

How To Adjust Cup & Cone Wheel Bearings On Your Bike – Maintenance Monday

– Cup and cone bearings. Believe it or not, they’re not actually a thing of old, because there are a lot of high-end wheel sets and hubs that still come fitted with that type of bearing. Now their competitor, the cartridge bearing, once they wear out, you just simply remove them and fit them using […]

What’s The Difference? – Carbon Fibre VS Aluminium Wheels

(digital sounds) – People often wonder what the difference is between alloy wheels and carbon wheels. But what wheely is the difference? – What wheely is the difference? (laughter) – Don’t ask. – So most bikes come with alloy wheels as standard and generally speaking only the most expensive road bikes will come with carbon […]

Hammerhead Karoo GPS Bike Computer Detailed & Demoed

(whoosh) – This is the Hammerhead Karoo. If you’re after a bike computer for navigation and routing, routing in you’re American, then this unit aims to be the best tool for the job. There’s a lot of tech and hardware crammed into this Android-based computer though, meaning it has the potential to offer far more […]

Counterfeit Carbon – Spotting Fake Bike Parts | GCN Tech Show Ep. 44

(air whooshing) – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – This week Ollie is at the Taipei Bike Show in Taiwan. Jon is looking outside for cross-tech in Belgium. – Back here though, we have all the latest tech news including new goodies from ENVE, Canyon and Eddy Merckx. – Ooh. (upbeat music) (air whooshing) […]

650B Vs. 700C: The Geek Edition | GCN Tech Does Science

– We’ve just released a video over on GCN where Dan and I finally get to check out this new trend of using smaller 650b wheels but fitted with bigger, fatter tyres. Now, there is a lot in that video. But then we also had to leave quite a lot out as well, not least […]