Tag: tubeless

Is Degreasing Your Chain A Waste Of Time? | The GCN Tech Clinic

– Okay, I’m back again to answer your technical problems, issues, queries, and anything else bike, geek related. (whoosh sound effects) Let’s crack on then with the first question. First up is Pete Warburton, “Can I use modern cabling, “inners and outers, on a vintage 10 speed bike build, “with a five speed freewheel, Campagnolo […]

Cobbled Classic Bike Tech From Cycling’s Opening Weekend

[music] Interviewer: We are in Belgium, and as you can see, the weather is absolutely appalling, but this is kind of what makes these races so special. The atmosphere, the cobbles, the terrain, it’s just the hardest challenge you could possibly take on in cycling. We decided to take a closer look at the tech […]

How To Maintain Your Tubeless Tyres | GCN Tech Maintenance Monday

Oliver: Tubeless tires have several big benefits. Firstly, punctures can self-repair as you ride along. You can run them at lower pressures, meaning more comfort and better grip. The setup can be lighter than that with a conventional inner tube, and also offer lower rolling resistance too, meaning that you can travel faster for the […]

How To Fix A Tubeless MTB Puncture | Trailside Mountain Bike Repair

(bike runs over dirt) (swoosh noise) – We had a conversation over a beer last night, we were discussing whether a flat tire is ever a good excuse to end a good ride. Well, today I’m going to show you how to repair your tubeless tire trail side. So why do tires puncture? If it’s […]

Modular MTB Tool Kit | Essential Tools For Mountain Bike Maintenance

– Looking after a mountain bike is really important. In order to do that, you’re going to need some tools. Now tools can be very expensive and of course we’ve got a huge array of tools at our disposal here to show you how to use them all. But you need to start somewhere. So, […]

Get More From Your Gravel Bike | Upgrades For Your Ride

– We’ve covered how to choose your gravel bike. We’ve even covered some of the trickier choices, like should you run one-by or two-by? But what about upgrading your bike? In the last of this series, with Shimano’s GRX groupset we’re going to be looking at doing exactly that. Oh, and if you’re a traditionalist, […]

Should You Go Tubeless On Your E-Bike? | The Pros & Cons

– Tubes or tubeless? Is a big question in the E-bike world right now. Some people say that tubeless is a faster setup and it offers no real advantage over a tube setup. Well, I think it offers a load of advantages. So today, I’m showing you all those advantages and why you should be […]

New Cadex First Look | Hot Tour de France Tech

– It’s the 2019 Tour de France and I’m in Brussels for the Grand Depart. It’s a hive of activity here, there’s loads going on. One of the most exciting things is the launch of a brand new components brand called Cadex. Now, while at the Grand Depart, Cadex invited us down to the launch […]

7 Pro Cycling Future Tech & Equipment Predictions | GCN Tech Show Ep.90

– Welcome to the GCN Tech show. This week, again, it’s me and all my friends. Jon’s gone away, again. This time to Italy to see Vilia. Video coming soon. Anyhow, on this weeks show, we take a look at the future of pro-cycling road bike tech. Also, we have your upgrades to bike vault […]

The Best Aero Bikes And Custom Tech From The Giro d’Italia 2019

– Coming up, the best new, interesting, and custom tech that we’ve managed to find in the last 24 hours. Here at the Giro d’Italia. (mechanical transitions) – At the Tour de France, Mavic provides neutral service. You may have seen Si’s excellent video covering it, but at the Giro it’s different. They actually have […]