Tag: Freehub

Freehubs Explained: Everything You Need To Know About Road Bike Freehubs

– The GCN Tech Clinic gets loads of questions all about freehubs. So I thought it’s about time we actually go through exactly what they are and how they work. (whooshing) (lighthearted music) (different freehubs spinning) Now the purpose or job of the freehub is not just to actually carry your cluster of sprockets. It […]

Maintain Your Wheels | GMBN Tech How To

– We’re pretty lucky as mountain bikers with respect that the kit is pretty durable and tough these days. But, it still does require basic maintenance in order to avoid those costly repairs further down the line. Now although wheels are one of the those fundamental parts of the bike that you can’t ignore, most […]

Replacing a Freehub Body

Hello, I’m Michael from Ivanhoe Cycles. I’m going to go through how to replace a freehub body with you. This one wouldn’t drive you very far because it spins both ways. Now, a lady brought this wheel in today – she’d been to two other bike shops and they’d both said she needs to replace […]

1 X Drivetrains, Mixing Components & Worn Bike Parts | GCN Tech Clinic

(powerful music) – Welcome back to another episode of the GCN Tech Clinic where we solve and fix your bike problems in a virtual way. So if you’ve got one make sure you leave it for me down there in the comment section below or on all forms of social media using the hashtag #ASKGCNTECH. […]

How To Service A Free Hub Body | Mountain Bike Maintenance

– The freehub body, often called the cassette body, is this central part of the hub that the cassette sits on top of. Now it’s primary job is to allow the drive train to work, and also disengage, allow you to free wheel. Inside this, the typical type of free hub body has a pawl […]