Tag: frame

Can We Turn A Cheap Bike Into A Super Bike? Ep. 1

– Following on from our cheap bike versus super bike videos on GCN I thought to myself, can I turn a cheap bike into a super bike but within a budget? Now what am I gonna do with this? Well obviously I’m gonna upgrade the components on it as well as maybe making it look […]

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 […]

Is This A Super Nice Bike? | How To Get In The GCN Tech Bike Vault

(cowbell clanging) – We ring the bell! (logo whistling) – Reading through the comments underneath the GCN’s Tech show, there is often discussion, sometimes heated, on exactly what classifies as a super-nice in the bike vault. – Now some of you may be asking, “What is the bike vault?” – What’s the bike vault? – […]

Bespoked Handmade Bicycle Show 2018

– I’m here at the Bespoked Show, which is the custom bike show here in the UK. So let’s go and take a look at what amazing goodies I can find, come on. (happy music) Now, some of you will remember this bike. It will look familiar to you because I checked it out on […]

Will Modern Road Bike Wheels Fit A Retro Bike Frame? | GCN Tech Clinic

(whoosh) – Welcome back to another episode of the GCN Tech Clinic, where your problems I try to solve. So if you’ve got one, leave it for me down there in the Comments section below. Right, I’m going to crack on. First question this week comes in from Carlos Martins, who says, “Jon, I’m having […]

Scotty Laughland’s Canyon Strive CF 9.0 Race | GMBN Pro Bikes

– Welcome to my pro-bike check. Now if you watch any GMBN videos you will probably have seen me shredding on this machine ’cause it’s one sick bike, and before I talk too much I’m going to get straight into the spec and show you guys around. (electronic music) To kick things off I’m gonna […]

Building The Bike | Cheap Bike To Super Bike Ep. 4

– Right, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for, building up the bike from scratch, something we see in the comments all the time. Now the eagle-eyed of you, first up, will notice it’s now got some logos on it. That’s thanks to the folks at Cycle-istiC who did in fact send some stickers […]

How To Be Prepared For Any Adventure With Your Mountain Bike

– A lot of us, such as myself, use my mountain bike as predominately my everyday vehicle. But can we ramp up the fun factor if we had some storage available? You wouldn’t expect to use a single seated Formula 1 or racing car as your everyday vehicle, so why do we expect the same […]