Tag: steel

Steel Vintage Bikes | GCN Checks out Berlin’s Coolest Bike Shop

Manon: We’re here in Berlin. Hank: We’re going to show you guys the coolest bike shop. It’s got a bike shop, workshop, cafe, vintage- Manon: You could just show them. Hank: Let’s go. [Music] This unique bike shop is full of awesome bikes, coffee and kit, but before we get into the nitty-gritty, let’s learn […]

How Do I Know My Bottom Bracket Needs Replacing? | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

Speaker 1: Welcome to the GCN Tech Clinic where we aim to answer your cycling tech-related questions and problems. You can submit your questions using #AskGCNTech in the comment section down below, and on social media. Without further ado, this week’s first question comes from Marccyclist. He says, “Rims and brake blocks. I go through […]

History – Design Behind the Bike (1/5)

The history of the bicycle from its origins to the bike as we now know it can be traced back to the 1800s. The impact of this machine on worldwide society is without doubt and this impact continues to grow. Well the design of the bike seemed fairly straightforward and simple over a hundred years […]

6 More Incredible Boutique Bike Brands | Cool Custom Bike Builders

(drums) (relaxing lounge music) – [Narrator] Earlier this year, we brought you five boutique bike brands. Small, independent manufacturers making incredible bikes that we thought you should know about. We got hundreds of comments under that video telling us about countless other brands we should also check out. So here are six more boutique brands […]

How Cheaply Can You Build A Fixed Gear Bike? | Cheap Bike To Fixie Ep.1

– Sometimes, you can’t beat the simplicity of riding along on a bike with no gears. Maybe to commute to work, or pop to the shops, or even a little pootle around with your mates. In this series of videos, we’re going to convert a commonly available old road bike into a fashionable fixie. Oh, […]

5 Road Bike Maintenance Mistakes To Avoid

– It’s maintenance Monday, and here are five maintenance mistakes that you should avoid. (deep percussive air whooshing) You see, riding a bike is great fun and it brings loads of satisfaction, loads of enjoyment, and a whole heap more superlatives. But, along with cycling comes maintenance, and many of us have definitely made a […]