Tag: alloy

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 […]

Peter Sagan’s Aluminium Race Bike | Specialized Allez Sprint Disc

– This is the Specialized Allez Comp Sprint Disc of Pete Sagan of the Bora Hansgrohe Team and yep, you’ve guessed right, it’s an aluminum bike. He’s gonna be using it later on in the Tour Down Under Classic Criterium. His teammates, well, they’re hovering in the background. They’re ready to go out for a […]

Cheap Bike Vs Super Bike | Commuter Challenge

– [Ollie] We’ve see the difference between riding a cheap bike and a super bike while cycling. And, well, it’s pretty big. Super bikes allow you to ride faster for the same effort. And that’s probably why they feel so much fun. – [Hank] Yeah, but what about in the real world? What about riding […]

Should I Buy A Carbon Or Aluminium Bike? Ask GCN Anything About Cycling

(instrumental hip-hop music) – It’s a brand new year. However, we are going to continue answering your cycling questions every Friday here on Ask GCN Anything. And, if you’ve just decided to get into cycling, please don’t be embarrassed by your questions. We’ve all been in the same position at some point, and they really […]

YT Capra Unboxing | YT Capra Review of components | 2018

Hey, I’m walking over to Zach’s he just got his brand-new YT capra today, we’re gonna unbox it This is Eric with Ride Labs and today I’m with Zach and he’s gonna open his brand-new YT Capra You can see it sitting here in the box. Are you excited Zach? I am the most excited […]

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Titanium | GCN Tech Does Science

(collisions reverberating) – We’ve looked at the myths surrounding carbon fiber. We’ve lifted the lid on aluminum. We’ve investigated whether steel is in fact real; it was. But, there is still a big gap in the GCN Material Sciences Course. And that, is titanium. For a while, in the early ’90s, titanium was going to […]