Tag: tools

9 Essential Tools For Home Cycle Maintenance

(electronic thump) Wanting to work on your bike at home and keeping it in tip-top condition is all well and good. But you’re gonna need the right tools to do so. So here’s nine essential tools that you need to keep it running smoothly. (hip hop music) Firstly, I can’t recommend enough having a bike […]

How to Fix a Broken Bicycle Chain

In this video, we’ll walk through how to identify any damage to your chain and how to fix it so you can get back on the road. We’ll cover the most common ways your chain can become damaged and give you the knowlege you need to be ready for any unforseen mishaps. Hi, I’m Ben […]

12 Common Bike Maintenance Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

– Whilst maintaining your mountain bike is actually fairly straightforward, it could be really easy to get a few things wrong. Especially if you rush something, if you don’t quite know what you’re doing, or if you just take a chance on something and don’t do your research. So here are some classic mountain bike […]

GCN’s Cheap Bike To Super Bike Upgrade Challenge – The Finished Bicycle!

– The moment you’ve all been waiting for. The GCN Cheap Bike, which I’ve gradually been transforming into something which hopefully is going to resemble a Super Bike in terms of performance. But hey, I’ve got Chris Opie to do that tough work for me. But many of you will remember how this bike started […]

Building and Riding the Backyard “Flight Deck”

Last week, we built a mountain bike trail in my backyard, the Berm Peak Express. We built it wide and flat, so it could double as an access road to the trailhead at the summit of Berm Peak. Naturally the summit is where all our downhill mountain bike trails will begin, and today, we’re making […]

10 Ways To Ruin An E-Bike Ride | Things Not To Do On An E-MTB

– Yo Chris, Chris hold back. Hold back, hold back. – [Chris] Whoa. – Oh no. There’s many ways to ruin an e-bike ride and that could have been one of them. But here’s our top 10. (upbeat music) – All right, let’s go, let’s go. Come on Steve, let’s get going. – What? – […]

16 Money Saving Tips For Mountain Biking

– Mountain biking can be expensive, but here at GMBN we’re gonna give you some tips on how to save money. (upbeat music) The first one from me is don’t get caught in the tech race. There’s always gonna be bigger, better, more expensive, new bikes coming out on the market but get yourself onto […]

5 Essential Tools You Need To Work On Your Mountain Bike

– No matter what level of mountain bike rider you are, you’re gonna need to do some sort of basic maintenance on your bike. Even if it’s just cleaning it and running an Allen key over it to make sure it’s safe. Now of course you’re gonna need some tools to do that and we […]

How To Build A DIY Bike Wash Station | Blake Builds

(bouncy music) (thump and crackling) – Welcome back, you beautiful people! Today, it’s gonna be your lucky day. I’m gonna show you how to make one of these, a DIY wash station, with brushes and shelf to go with. (laughs) Let’s get started! Okay, before we get started, you’re gonna need a few essential materials […]

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 […]