This post updates how the category of wheels for road bikes using disc brakes is developing and compares 20 of the best alloy and carbon wheelsets now available, highlighting three I recommend
If you are one of the growing number of cyclists buying road disc bikes now, you’ve probably asked yourself…which road disc wheelset would be a real upgrade at a reasonable price?
If you bought a road disc bike recently, you may be looking for that one all-around, carbon disc wheelset that performs well across a wide range of terrain.
I am a Quintana Roo ambassador and sponsored by their Norwegian retailer JBS Sport. QR have both disc and rim brake triathlon bikes in their entry-level and high-end bikes. As a technical solution for reducing the speed of your bike disc brakes are superior rim brakes. They have a much higher braking power, better modulation and […]
As cycling changes, so does cycling technology. The biggest change to road cycling in the last ten years is the use of disc brakes on road bikes. While road disc brakes are still making inroads into the professional peloton, they are present on most new road bikes at every level. Cyclocross bikes have been using […]
The much-awaited BMW G 310 R has finally come to India. Its arrival is marked by the launch of BMW G 310 GS as well. Will this affect these bikes’ chances of success in India?
Making sure your brake pads are in proper working condition, and replacing them when the time is right, won’t just save you money in the long run. It can also potentially save your vehicle, or even your life in an accident. But how do you know when to replace your brake pads? What are brake pads for? Let’s take a closer look at the how’s, what’s, and why’s of replacing brake pads on your vehicle.
2019 Jamis DXT Hybrid Bicycle Sizes: 15”, 17”, 19” Colour: Ano Black Adventure Cycle Jamis Canada http://www.rbinc-sports.com/CatalogueRetrieve.aspx?ProductID=11983045&A=SearchResult&SearchID=8918040&ObjectID=11983045&ObjectType=27 http://www.rbinc-sports.com/jamis-factory-outlet-store/jamis-2019-dxt-hybrid-bicycle Pictures: https://flic.kr/s/aHskNsKvg6 Video: https://youtu.be/NVf6Eu6VodA ￼ The dual-sport DXT’s are pumped-up, go-anywhere/do-anything versions of our Allegro fitness bikes. With more gearing range to take on steeper hills and tougher terrain. Wider tires with a trail-capable tread for access […]
I am ready to move on to the front including but not limited to the I beam axle, leaf springs, steering, front brake conversion to disk, brake hoses, shocks, 12 spoke 18″ front wheels and tires etc. I started by laying out the front axle center location based on a 112″ standard wheel base. I […]
By Dan Carney Motorcycle weather is back, so pick your bike, get your license, and brush up on these common motorcycle terms. Air-Cooled: Engines that transfer their excess heat directly to the air via cooling fins. You also see these on lawnmower engines. Ape Hangers: Tall handlebars that require the rider to reach up, like […]
PH Origins: Disc brakes http://www.pistonheads.com/news/default.asp?storyId=39238 In 1952, William Lyons entered a Jaguar C-Type into the Goodwood Easter race. There was no doubt that it would perform well; its light tubular chassis, aluminium body and powerful 3.4-litre engine made it a seriously competitive car. The C-Type in question, chassis number XKC003, […]
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Stopping Components are so important to an every day bicycle. So here are a few little pointers for you to get to grips with. Bedding In…… This is the process for preparing the disc brake pads to work in conjunction with the rotor (disc) ….. The process for this will progressively make your brakes work […]