Tag: Biking

Building a huge portable bike jump that fits in my Honda

Building a huge portable bike jump that fits in my Honda

Last month we built a large wooden lip behind a row of shrubs, for use with my airbag lander. And as it turns out, we use this airbag jump a lot—basically any time we can. But as the…

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MADE HERE: Bamboo Bikes | Popular Mechanics

MADE HERE: Bamboo Bikes | Popular Mechanics

Having a bamboo bike is great because it says so much. It speaks to your interests in the world, in ecology, in combating global warming. It also says that the rider makes good use of their resources. I’m…

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5 best intermediate mountain bike in 2017 | best cross country mountain bike full suspension

5 best intermediate mountain bike in 2017 | best cross country mountain bike full suspension

5 Best Intermediate Mountain Bike in 2017 | Best Cross Country Mountain Bike Full Suspension

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Building & Riding Berm Peak’s Newest Trail – Rhodorooter!

Building & Riding Berm Peak’s Newest Trail – Rhodorooter!

It’s Autumn on Berm Peak, and that means pretty colors, cooler weather, and better visibility through the woods. For the first time, we’re able to see large portions of this property where there are normally leaves blocking the…

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Fix A Puncture – Patch A Bike’s Inner Tube

Fix A Puncture – Patch A Bike’s Inner Tube

If you used water to trace the hole make sure the inner tube is dry. Use fine sandpaper or an emery board to clean the area around the hole. Clean an area larger than the patch you intend…

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Tour of my Home Bike Shop after almost 2 years

Tour of my Home Bike Shop after almost 2 years

in April of 2017 I converted my garage into a home bike shop, which means it’ll be two years old this Spring. Today, I’ll take you on a tour of the hack shack, give you a run down…

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10 Hacks and tips for mountain bikers

10 Hacks and tips for mountain bikers

Adjusting the air pressure in your suspension fork is supposed to be an easy part of routine bike maintenance—but it isn’t always. Air caps have a way of being ridiculously stubborn. It’s tempting to break out the heavy…

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How to Jump With a BMX Bike : How to Use the Bunnyhop on a Jump with a BMX Bike

How to Jump With a BMX Bike : How to Use the Bunnyhop on a Jump with a BMX Bike

In a later unit I’m going to be talking about that in greater depth but basically what I just did was take the bunnyhop skills that we’ve already talked about and applied them to a real jump. Something…

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Overhaul The Headset Attached To A Threaded Steerer On A Bike

Overhaul The Headset Attached To A Threaded Steerer On A Bike

The old type of headset has an adjustable top race that sits just above the top of the head tube. It screws up and down a thread, cutting in steer a tube. It usually has hexagonal flats or…

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5 Best Entry Level Mountain Bike | Best Mountain Bikes for Beginners| Best Affordable Mountain Bike

5 Best Entry Level Mountain Bike | Best Mountain Bikes for Beginners| Best Affordable Mountain Bike

5 Best Entry Level Mountain Bike| Best Mountain Bikes for Beginners| Best Affordable Mountain Bike

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