Tag: carbon fibre

Can You Ride Aero Wheels In Crosswinds?

– Deep section wheels, they look bling, they make a cool swooshing noise but most importantly they offer a significant aerodynamic benefit over a standard shallow box section rim. But many people are worried about riding them in cross winds and for good reason. When they suddenly catch the wind and unexpectedly twist the handlebars […]

Top 9 Bike Tech Innovations That Changed Cycling History

Speaker: Bikes have evolved constantly over the years and are almost unrecognizable from the velocipedes of the Victorian era. What are the bike paths that have had the biggest impact on cycling? What are the parts that have changed cycling for the better? In this video is our top list of the most important bike […]

Even More Hot New Cycling Tech From The Taipei Cycle Show 2019!

(light electronic music) – Welcome to Hot Tech at the 2019 Taipei Bike Show, part two. This show is massive and that’s why we have to do another video, couldn’t fit it all in one video but to fully appreciate how big it is, I kind of really have to show you like all the […]

Home-Made Custom Carbon Bike Tech With Olympian Rob Hayles

– I’m here in the north of England, and I’ve been told it’s not always quite like this, with snow on the ground, but we’re here to actually go and meet a man who’s a former bike rider, former World Champion Olympic medalist. He’s told me that he’s never bored because he’s got a workshop […]

Creak Or Click? Six Ways To Fix Your Noisy Bike

[High Intensity Music] – Picture it; you’re riding along, enjoying the sunshine, taking in the views. And all of a sudden, what’s that you can hear? It’s a creak, it’s a click. Basically, as soon as that noise comes, it’s likely to annoy you and anyone else who you’re riding along with. So today, let’s […]

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 […]

Making a Carbon Fibre Bike Frame – From CAD Design to Downhill Race

[Music] [Applause] [Music] Hi everyone, Paul here from Easy Composites. If you’re a regular follower of our channel you’ll notice that this video is a bit different; it’s not our usual structured tutorial – this is more of an in-depth case study on the build of this carbon-fibre downhill bike. This bike was conceived, designed […]

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 […]

The Weird World Of Hill Climb Racing

(upbeat pop music) (slow dramatic music) – The hill climb! The lung-busting eccentric genre of competitive bicycle racing. Largely un-talked about really, outside of this little circle that sticks with it. So I thought to myself, let’s tell the GCN viewers all about it. I want to know exactly what’s so appealing about it. After […]