Tag: alloy

Best Way To Wash Cycling Kit Correctly? | GCN Tech Clinic

– Welcome back to another episode of the GCN Tech Clinic, where I try and answer and solve your tech related problems. So if you’ve got one, make sure you leave it for me down there in the comments section below, or alternatively on all forms of social media, using the #AskGCNTech. Now with no […]

Selecting Parts For The Build | Garbage To Gravel -ish Episode 2

(electronic swishing) – Right, here we are, episode two of Garbage To Gravel ish, although it’s more of an adventure bike I’m going to be creating because I’m going to be using that old Saracen mountain bike frame that was in the bottom of my shed, and putting some new, and some not quite so […]

Why Your Road Bikes Gears Are Skipping | GCN Tech Clinic

(exciting music) – Welcome back to another episode of the GCN TECH Clinic, where I try and help and solve your bike related problems with years worth of knowledge that I’ve somehow managed to keep inside of my brain. Right, with no further ado then, let’s crack on. Actually, no, first up, if you got […]

The Kirk Precision Magnesium Bike | The Revolution That Never Happened

– Whilst at Goldnave Cycles in Bicester, I got a glimpse of a few of these Kirk Precision frames. Now, I’ve not actually seen any of these for quite a number of years, probably over twenty, in fact, and well, Brian, he’s even got three of these here, so I thought I’m going to share […]

What Frame Material Is Best For E Bikes? | Carbon vs Aluminium

– Suspension travel, wheel size, bike brands and component specification. It’s an incredibly complex business buying an e-bike before you even get into frame materials. Now by and large, it’s a straightforward battle between carbon and alloy, yet it’s not really that straightforward. So today we’ll be looking at this whole business of frame materials […]

Will Carbon Bikes Become Cheaper Than Aluminium? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 108

(energetic music) – Welcome to the 108th “GCN Tech Show.” – This week, we’ve got new lightweight clothing, new tubeless tires, the bike vault, your upgrades, and potentially carbon-fiber bikes that are going to be cheaper than aluminum. – Oh, it’s going to be a good one! – It is, let’s do it. – This […]

Tips For Buying A Used Or Second-hand Road Bike

– If you’re buying a bike, then buying used is a great way to save money and make your budget go further. So in this video, we’re going to give you a guide as to what to look for so that you can avoid getting a clunker and make sure you get a good deal. […]

4 New Wonder Materials That Can Change Cycling | GCN Tech Show Ep. 54

(slicing sound effects) – Welcome to the GCN Tech show. – This week, we have the world’s first smart bike integrating Amazon Alexa, four new hi-tech wonder materials that could revolutionize cycling, as well as your upgrades and the Bike Vault. – Nice, let’s get cracking. – Let’s do it. (bass music) Jon Cannings isn’t […]