Tag: shifter

Tusk Motorcycle & ATV Folding Shift Lever

– What’s up everyone? I am Chase, here at Rocky Mountain ATV MC coming at you with the folding shift lever from Tusk. So I think it’s safe that say that just about all of us like a little bit of character, a little bit of style for our Motorcycles or ATVs, so if you’re […]

Shimano’s Dura Ace DNA | Does Top End Cycling Tech Really Trickle Down?

– Over the years, we’ve often mentioned or touched on the subject of trickle-down technology in bike tech. Now, Shimano said to me, would I like to do a video on this? And I jumped at the chance because I’ve always used their components throughout my racing, and also my general cycling career too. So, […]

How Do Bike Gears Work? | Bicycle Gears Explained

– Bicycles have gears to help you ride more efficiently when going uphill, downhill, and on the flat across all varied terrain. Without easy gears, you’d grind to a halt when trying to go up steep hills and without bigger gears, well you wouldn’t be able to pedal fast enough when going downhill. But how […]

How To Fix Cycling Shifting Problems On Road Bike | What Does This Do?

okay i’m in stoney creek Branford Connecticut March 21st it’s a Tuesday afternoon about 57 56 degrees maybe load the cooler down here by the water and I’m heading home this is a first ride of the year kind of first official ride I’d been up for a couple times I’m just kind of doing […]

Is Electronic Shifting The Future Of MTB? Neil Checks Out Shimano Di2

Innovation has been constant in the relatively short history of mountain biking. In the last few years, we’ve seen the emergence of electronic gears. But let’s take a look at the Shimano Di2 to see what it’s all about. (fast-paced electronic music) So what are the main differences between your average mechanical gears and these […]

Are Softer MTB Tyres Faster? | Ask GMBN Tech

– Welcome to Ask GMBN Tech. This is our weekly Q and A show where you ask the questions and we hopefully answer them for you. If you wanna ask some questions, you can add them in the comments below this very video. Use the hashtag #ASKGMBNTECH though, so it just separates your questions from […]

How to Install a Dropper Post for a Cyclocross Bike

Welcome to bike setup tips presented by TrainerRoad. Today we’re going to modify a drop bar shifter to work with a dropper post. While a dropper post may seem unconventional on a cyclocross bike, there are real advantages out on the course. Dropping your saddle away from your body allows you to negotiate tricky terrain, […]

How to Properly Adjust Bicycle Shifting

The first step to adjusting the rear derailleur is to stretch out the rear derailleur wire by pre stretching the wire we help make our adjustments hold true for a longer period time. Grab the wire and pull the wire hard. It is more important to stretch a new wire. With an old wire you […]

What’s Inside A Shimano STI Shifter? How Do STI Shifters Work?

I’m going to show you how a Shimano STI shifter or brifter works. STI stands for Shimano Total Integration and basically it’s just a brake lever integrated with a shift lever. The brake lever is pretty straightforward There’s just a little hinge point there. And you pull the brake lever there. And it pulls the […]

What’s with all the Box stuff?

For the last month I’ve been getting set up at my new house, building out my shop, and learning my way around the trails in Asheville. Brian and Alexander have been in town too, and during their livestreams a lot of you noticed that something was happening between me and Box Components. Why is there […]