Tag: road bike frame

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 […]

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 […]

We Tried To Hydro Dip Bike Parts

– Today we’re going to look at a sensation, or a phenomenon sweeping the internet right now with DIY enthusiasts. It’s called hydro-dipping. Now hydro-dipping is a process of applying a water transfer onto the most boring, the most uninspiring products ever. Think about this fork for instance. Today we’re going to turn this into […]

Carbon Fiber Vs Aluminium – 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Aluminium

aluminium is one of the most common materials with which to build bikes while the cheapest buy extends me steal the most expensive a typically carbon fiber the middle ground is occupied by aluminium which to many people I guess Masek seem particularly unexcited and also gets a bad rap it’s less comfortable than steel […]