How to Choose Road Bike Wheels

There are 20 years ago, choosing a pair of wheels road bike could not be simpler. We chose a hub, a rim, and the number of holes for the shelving (36 in general, 32 for slightly lighter wheels and 28 for specific wheels).

Today, many mounted wheels have arrived on the market, each with its own specificity.

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SRAM Hydraulic Brakes Recall

Gadgets: SRAM recall Red22 and S-700 hydraulic rim and disc brakes when a number of them are tainted with an error.

A small selection of SRAMs Red22 and S700-brakes for road bikes have been pulled off the market by the manufacturer. The error that SRAM says is a “performance and safety concern”, has affected approximately 3500 brake system. Of these estimates the manufacturer that there are 500 remain in circulation, and on bicycles with traders and partly on customers’ bikes.

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Upcycling Bikes-Ancient Wheels New Life Breathed New Life

In the sporty month of January, it is a good idea to take a look at bicycles, even if you dare to venture out with them. At least mine is still in the domestic cellar and waits for warmer temperatures. The bikes from Starrgang are, however, eh rather less sports equipment than lifestyle object. The manufactory for accessories and bicycles was founded last year in Füssen/Allgäu, where the founder of the company was born in 1985.

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Bicycle as Transportation – What Do I Need to Know?

Increasingly, the number of bicycle lanes and cycle paths increase throughout Brazil, the demand to use the bicycle as a transportation also, we will see some tips for you and your transportation.

Bike riding is good for the heart, reduces stress and increases muscle endurance and is a great means of transport, non-polluting and economical. With so many advantages, many people are joining the bike as transportation.

In many cities in Brazil we can already see bicycle rentals, both by the government and private initiatives, which makes access to the bike much easier and with a much larger economy, until google already put in the maps the option bike as a route. Continue reading “Bicycle as Transportation – What Do I Need to Know?”

High Visibility Bicycle Lights

Adjustable harness with light for high-visibility bike-Velgo

This original system of signage for lovers of two wheels, ensures commented high visibility during the trip. Back lighting switch x 4 is also suitable for cyclists than bikers or even the joggueurs. It offers a very high level of visibility in low light.

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Travelling with a Bike

Travelling with your bike need not be especially awkward, pack it safely and well, you’ve all of a sudden a travel companion on your worldly explorations.

Unzip and drag!

Taking your bike on your flight is after all not so awkward. Be nice if a bicycle carton, ones that new bikes come in, with a little pack Materials from your local bike shop. Buy a roll of Brown packing tape. Just pack your bike and pull towards the Sun. Continue reading “Travelling with a Bike”

How To Buy The Best Bike Helmets For Kids And Adults

Remember to get the right bike helmet!
It is not mandatory to run with bicycle helmet, but it’s literally a hole in the head to let it be. According to the Council for Safe Traffic half of the damage that is done by bicycle, is head injuries. And the risk of incurring serious damage is 60% less when you run with bicycle helmet.

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Smart and safe cycling helmets for the whole family
It is easier to get your child to ride a bike with helmet, if you take yourself as a good example. When you take the bike helmet on, your child can more easily accept that it is necessary to use the helmet, in addition to cycle. Wikipedia.org has a deep description of bike helmets for the whole family in a variety of colors and models. The same for all bike helmets is that bicycle helmets are manufactured with a focus on safety and comfort and meet all EU standards for bicycles and personal safety equipment.

A funny children’s bicycle helmet is a secure bike helmet
Bridgat.com has children’s bicycle helmets, which makes it much more fun to put safety first and put a helmet on his head. Our 3D helmets and bike helmets with animal motifs or a smart cover is extremely popular on the minimum heads. And so it’s no matter to cycle safely. Find a children’s bicycle helmet in your child’s favorite color to suit the bike in bike shop on mood.

Bicycle helmet must be seated correctly
Your bike helmet should be worn so tight, that it does not sliding neither forward or backward, and it should sit right on your head, so temples, forehead and neck is well protected. It must therefore neither sit down in the forehead or back of the neck. The straps may well be resolve with time, so it is important to check them regularly and if necessary. buckle after the helmet Has been exposed to blows or has fallen down from a high place, it must be replaced, even if the damage is not immediately visible. Therefore only use the helmet for the purpose for which it is created for: to protect your head when cycling. Transporthint.com has much more article on how to choose a good bike helmet.