Tag: Ҧ

MTB Seat Tube Angle Explained | How Does It Affect A Bikes Handling?

– Why is seat angle so important and how can changing the position of our saddles affect how our whole bike feels when we’re sat down pedalling? Well, I hope to be able to shed some light on that very question today. (whoosh) – There is a huge conversation going on in regards to our […]

5 Minute Gear Adjust | How To Set Up Your Mountain Bike Gears Correctly

– This is a nice, simple video about tuning your gears fast. I’m going to show you everything you need to know about your front derailleur, your rear derailleur and both your shifters in order to get your gears set up in just five minutes. (dramatic music) Okay well firstly, why would you want to […]

How Is A Mountain Bike Light Made? | GMBN Tech Exposure Factory Tour

– When it comes to off road night riding Exposure are the absolute forefront of technology. Lights like this one punch out a whopping 5000 lumens at full chat and they’ve actually got something cool called reflex technology which means it automatically adjusts the power of the output and the beam, according to how fast […]

How To Prepare Your Mountain Bike For Winter | Riding In Cold & Wet Conditions

– So, it’s the day before you’re going riding and it is absolutely horrible weather. What to do? Well, here are some quick, last-minute changes you can make to make your winter riding a whole lot more pleasant. (dramatic drum beat) (metallic slicing) (upbeat music) A more aggressive tire run at lower pressures would certainly […]

GMBN Tech Essentials Ep.5 | Replace MTB Gear Cables

– This is the GMBN Tech essential series Our easy to follow series of maintaining and looking after your bike. Now, although the transmission drivetrain of your bike does look quite complicated, it’s actually pretty simple when you take a good look at it. Now in last week’s video, we took a look at the […]

The Weirdest Mountain Bikes and Tech Ever Made | GMBN Tech Does Halloween

(logo swooshing) – It’s Halloween so we’re going to take you for a ride through the freak show and check out some of the most bizarre bikes and tech that’s ever happened in the mountain bike world. Some of this stuff is weird. Some of this stuff is horrible. Some of this stuff is hideous. […]

How To Fix Fork Suck Down On Your Mountain Bike Suspension Fork

– Suspension forks work really well in a variety of conditions but the key, as always, is to look after them and maintain them. Now in Ask a GMBN Tech, we quite often get asked the question actually about fork suck down. What it is, what happens when your fork sucks down and how to […]

Foes LTS 1994 | GMBN Tech Retro Pro Bike | GMBN Retro Week

– Seeing as it’s retro week over on GMBN, I thought on GMBN Tech we’d do a bike check on a retro mountain bike, in this case a Foes LTS, dating back to 1994. Let’s check this bad boy out. (upbeat rock music) (upbeat pop music) As with all bike checks, we’ll start at the […]