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Making A Lamp Out Of A Mountain Bike Frame | MTB Upcycling

– For today’s video I thought I’d have a go at a bit of up-cycling. Now I’m quite into my bike art, there’s a lot of stuff behind me on the wall, there’s Jeff Wall prints, there’s an old disc drive clock up there. As you can see there’s just general stuff hanging around, there’s […]

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 […]

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 […]

How To Safety Check A Retro Mountain Bike | GMBN Freak Week

– Okay a bit more of an unusual one this week. You might notice this fine specimen of a bike in front of me here. This is a 1993 Diamond Back Sorento. Why have I got this? Well, this week is our freak week. Doing a whole bunch of weird and wonderful things. But the […]

Can You Use Mountain Bike Forks For Rear Suspension? | Ask GMBN Tech

(technical noises) – Welcome to Ask GMBN Tech. It’s our weekly Q and A show. If you want to get some questions into ask us, there’s an email address at the bottom of the screen right there or you can add them in the comments below. Just make sure if you’re asking questions, use the […]

Evolution Of Mavic Bike Hubs

– Okay, so if I just hold this wheel up, I’m sure that many of you will be able to observe the fact it’s a Mavic wheel. Mavic, of course, is a name that’s synonymous with cycling. Its iconic black and yellow branding has been everywhere throughout the sport. Now although, these days, Mavic actually […]