Tag: rear suspension

Can You Use Mountain Bike Forks For Rear Suspension? | Ask GMBN Tech

(technical noises) – Welcome to Ask GMBN Tech. It’s our weekly Q and A show. If you want to get some questions into ask us, there’s an email address at the bottom of the screen right there or you can add them in the comments below. Just make sure if you’re asking questions, use the […]

Does A Chain Affect Mountain Bike Suspension Performance?

– Chains, we need them, right? But how much do we need a chain? So Aaron Gwin and Rachel Atherton more recently have proved that you can go super fast without a chain. Rachel Atherton actually made time on the most pedally section of Fort William without a chain. But how does that chain affect […]

How To Set Up Mountain Bike Suspension

Suspension set-up is crucial to getting the best performance from your mountain bike. Taking a few minutes to do it correctly will ensure that you’re getting the best ride out on the trail. You’ll need a shock pump and a tape measure. A scale is helpful for accurately determining your weight while wearing all of […]

Mountain Bike Rear Suspension Set Up Ep. 7 | GMBN MTB Essentials

– This is the GMBN Tech Essentials series. Our easy to follow guide to maintaining and setting things up on your bike. This particular video is all about setting up the sag on your rear suspension, and dialing everything in. Something which is actually very simple to do, provided you follow a few simple rules, […]

How Does A Chain Affect Suspension Performance | GMBN Tech Geek Edition

So this is the geek edition of how does your chain effect your suspension. There are many different factors when you’re talking about suspension kinematics. Things like brake jacking, anti-squat, but the one we’re talking about today I pedal kick back. And how your chain tension effects your suspension action. So, what is pedal kick […]