Tag: derailleur

5 Hacks For Perfect Shifting On Your Road Bike

– Coming up, we’ve got five hacks to make setting up your gears easier, and also cure your shifting headaches. First up, correctly setting the limit screws on your derailleurs is a really important job. Potentially saving you from some very expensive mechanical disasters, particularly here on the rear derailleur, and our pro hack is […]

Beyond A Super Bike | Si’s Hyper Bike KOM Challenge

(dramatic music) – This is a video about not really being good enough to do something, but then seeing how much better you can make your bike to allow you to, hopefully, achieve your goal. Which, in this case, is riding really fast up a hill. Making my bike lighter thought isn’t going to cut […]

Best Tyre Width For A Road Bike? | GCN Tech Clinic

(electronic music) – Now welcome back to another episode of the GCN Tech Clinic, where I do my very best to help you get your bike rolling again as fast as possible out there on the road. Remember as well to leave me your questions down there in the comments below. Let’s crack on then, […]

How to Wash a Bike

Calvin Jones here, Park Tool Company. In this repair help video we’re going to walk through a basic bike wash. Let’s begin with what we need for equipment. Hand protection is a really good idea, such as the Mechanic’s Gloves from Park Tool. Next: some water. Just like doing dishes, steamy good hot water. If […]

How To Get Perfect Gear Shifting On Your E-Bike

– E-bikes may well offer you electrical assistance on your bike, but you still need to have full use of your gears in order to maximize on that. Now, adjusting the gears on any mountain bike is important, but it’s absolutely vital on an e-bike because with no adjustments, that motor can wreak havoc to […]

Is Electronic Shifting The Future Of MTB? Neil Checks Out Shimano Di2

Innovation has been constant in the relatively short history of mountain biking. In the last few years, we’ve seen the emergence of electronic gears. But let’s take a look at the Shimano Di2 to see what it’s all about. (fast-paced electronic music) So what are the main differences between your average mechanical gears and these […]

How To Get Perfect Gear Shifting On Your Road Bike

– Poor shifting gears are very likely to turn your bike ride into a miserable experience. Now, playing the game of gear shifting roulette is not one that anybody out there should have to undertake. Riding along, spinning your cranks, pressing your gear leaver, and hoping that the chain engages into the correct sprocket. Frightening […]

Are Softer MTB Tyres Faster? | Ask GMBN Tech

– Welcome to Ask GMBN Tech. This is our weekly Q and A show where you ask the questions and we hopefully answer them for you. If you wanna ask some questions, you can add them in the comments below this very video. Use the hashtag #ASKGMBNTECH though, so it just separates your questions from […]