Tag: Retro Tech

Is This The New Carbon Fibre? | GCN Tech Show Ep. 38

(cinematic music) – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. These week we look at a new metal, we look at the latest crowdfunding projects, we look at your bikes, your upgrades, and then also, let’s not forget, last week, Ollie and I well and truly poked the hornet’s nest and we looked at your comments […]

The Incredible Bikes & Cycling Tech Of The First World War

– I’m at the Centrum Ronde Van Vlaanderen, or Tour of Flanders Center, here in Oudenaarde, Belgium. This is a really cool place. There’s loads to see and do here and it’s absolute must-visit for, well, any cycling fan who’s coming through the area. But I’m here to see an exhibition on the very first […]

How To Adjust Cup & Cone Wheel Bearings On Your Bike – Maintenance Monday

– Cup and cone bearings. Believe it or not, they’re not actually a thing of old, because there are a lot of high-end wheel sets and hubs that still come fitted with that type of bearing. Now their competitor, the cartridge bearing, once they wear out, you just simply remove them and fit them using […]

How To Fit & Remove Bike Pedals With Ease

– In this video, I’m going to quickly and clearly show you how to fit and remove bike pedals. Now before I do, if you appreciate our content and you’d like to support the channel, please click Subscribe and the bell notification icon. (upbeat music) To fit and remove bike pedals, you will need one […]

What’s The Difference? – Carbon Fibre VS Aluminium Wheels

(digital sounds) – People often wonder what the difference is between alloy wheels and carbon wheels. But what wheely is the difference? – What wheely is the difference? (laughter) – Don’t ask. – So most bikes come with alloy wheels as standard and generally speaking only the most expensive road bikes will come with carbon […]

How To Bleed SRAM HRD Disc Brakes | Road Bike Maintenance

– Now the reason for bleeding disc brakes is that sometimes your hydraulic brake lines can actually become contaminated with dirt, air, or in some cases even water. Obviously that results in poor braking performance. So today we’re gonna look at how to bleed the SRAM hydraulic road disc brake system. So you can get […]