Tag: bike tips

10 Bike Hacks for MTB & Beyond

Life hacks videos are almost never useful sources of information, but they’re great entertainment. Today, we’ll be looking at 10 life hacks just for mountain bikers. Let’s begin. If you use action cameras the way I do, the cases get filthy inside and out. Just put them in the dishwasher with detergent and everything. They’ll […]

10 Hacks for MTB, Road, and Outdoors

Spring is right around the corner, and for many of you that means better riding weather. So why not kick off the season with another 10 bike hacks for mountain, road, and beyond. Use these hacks to fix, protect, and style your bike with stuff you might have laying around. Let’s get started. Many riders […]

DIY Mountain Bike Wash Station

At this point, Berm Creek has everything we need to ride, work, and hang out. But there’s one problem that I still haven’t solved—The mess that is bike washing. Granted, this isn’t a big problem. But I wash enough bikes where it makes sense to craft a permanent solution—one that doesn’t involve getting mud on […]

10 Bike Tips & Hacks for MTB, Road, and Beyond

Fall is upon us in the Northern Hemisphere, which often means the best dirt and weather of the year. Let’s kick off the season with 10 bike hacks and tips that you can use to save money, be prepared, and have fun. Have you ever used duct tape to make a temporary repair? Eric Porter […]

10 Bike Hacks for MTB, BMX, and Beyond

Thanks to Squarespace for supporting Seth’s Bike Hacks, whether you need a domain, website, or online store, make your next move with Squarespace. Today we’ve got 10 more bike hacks for mountain, BMX, and beyond. This time we’ll be doing them in brand new surroundings, at my shop in Asheville North Carolina. Let’s get started. […]

10 Bike Hacks that will Blow Your Mind! 🚴🏼 Sorta

Okay so I got a little carried away with the title. Really this is just the third edition of 10 bike hacks, and some of them are pretty weird. From how to film, to how to eat, here are some fun tricks for mountain, road, and bmx. Let’s get started. Get a huge nail, bolt, […]

10 MTB Tips & Hacks that will knock your socks off!

Snapping your chain can be a huge bummer if you don’t have what you need to fix it. But if you have a long downhill ahead, you don’t need a chain. Of course, this means you’ll be riding around with a circular saw blade with nothing covering it. As an extra measure of safety, you […]

Epic E-Bike Unboxing & Test

Today I received the most ridiculous box I have ever seen in my life. It would have made a refrigerator delivery look like Amazon Prime. I’ve had bicycle deliveries before. I’ve shipped them, received them, and even unboxed fat tire bikes. They’re all shipped in similar sized boxes. If it wasn’t for this tear in […]

How to repair or replace a MTB chain

Today, my bike is looking fly with a brand new gold chain. I installed this today because my old chain snapped at the bike park. Thanks to the help of a chain tool, I was back up and running. So why did I replace my chain if it was fixed? More importantly, how did I […]

Let’s build a wheel with no tools!

Arguably the most specialized area of bike repair is wheel building. You need to know about spoke types, spoke lengths, hubs, rims, rim sizes, lacing, truing, dishing, and a variety of measurements that would make your head spin. Not to mention the expensive specialty tools like truing stands, nipple drivers, spoke wrenches, and dishing gauges. […]