Tag: brakes

In Between The Races with Thömus RN Swiss Bike Team | SHIMANO

The track in Val Di Sole was quite cool. It was proper mountain bike. The uphills were at bit too steep for my taste… …but the downhills I really liked. They were fast, some jumps. I think for the spectators it was great, also for the riders. – For me the start went really well. […]

Bike Talk with Maja Włoszczowska | SHIMANO

We’re here with Maja Włoszczowska… – Once again! We’re here with Maja Włoszczowska… …it’s so hard! – Włoszczowska… – It’s like you curl your tongue or something… Włoszczowska… – You’re getting closer. – We’re here with Maja Włoszczowska… …and we’re going to do a Bike Talk. Maja, you’re going to tell us all about your […]

Tracy Moseley – Make Your Mark | SHIMANO

In my mind I feel like I’d love to be between the tapes… …and pushing the limits and seeing… …how fast I could go. At the speed that we ride… …some of the amazing technologies… …made the sport go from looking kind of quick… …to looking ridiculously fast. My riding now has become so far […]

How To Silence your E MTB | E Bike Maintenance

– So we all know that feeling, we spend thousands of pounds on your latest E-bike but when you’ve hit the trails, it sounds like you’ve brought your nan’s budgerigar along for the ride. Something’s squeaking, something’s knocking, you pull your brakes, they’re squeaking, you’re climbing the hills, your bars are clickin’ and creakin’. Today […]

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. […]

The Biggest Road Bike Tech Flops Of All Time | GCN Tech Show Ep. 99

(metallic whooshing) – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – This week we’ve got an action-packed show. We’ve got new bikes, secret tech. Hang on, what is the secret tech? – Shh, you’ll find out. – Okay. We’ve also got the Bike Vault, your upgrades, and a whole heap more. – Yeah, and our main […]

Disc Brakes – Basic Adjustment – by Northrock Bikes

Basic Adjustments – Disc Brakes Built to be better. Brake Pad Disc Rotor Hi, I’m Jacob from Northrock Bikes. Today we’re going to go over adjustment of cable actuated disc brakes. With disc brakes, the pads are set to tight tolerances. It is normal to hear a slight rubbing when the brakes are new. This […]

Make Your E Mountain Bike Faster | EMBN How To

– Now, you might have seen a recent video, that me and the Don did, ‘Are E-Bikes Fast.’ Well, we know that they’re fast, but how in fact, to make them faster? There’s many mechanical ways to do this, but there’s also some human ones too. These are a few of them. (upbeat electronic music) […]

Set Up A Bike’s Cantilever Wheel Rim Brake

Clean the threads on the inside of the bosses and the matching threads on the cantilever brake bolts. If they’ve been used before, acetone is the best substance to remove old thread-lock glue. Handle acetone with care it’s volatile and flammable. The inside of the bosses need to ‘sticky’. Clean the outsides of the bosses. […]