Tag: Cycling Tech

What’s The Difference? – Carbon Fibre VS Aluminium Wheels

What’s The Difference? – Carbon Fibre VS Aluminium Wheels

(digital sounds) – People often wonder what the difference is between alloy wheels and carbon wheels. But what wheely is the difference? – What wheely is the difference? (laughter) – Don’t ask. – So most bikes come with…

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Direct Mount vs Standard Mount Rear Derailleur | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

Direct Mount vs Standard Mount Rear Derailleur | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

(intense music) – Welcome back to the GCN Tech Clinic, I’m sure you all know the drill by now, what it’s all about, but if you don’t, here’s a little reminder. So if you’ve got yourself a bike-related…

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The 100th GCN Tech Show Special!

The 100th GCN Tech Show Special!

(exciting orchestral music) – Hello and welcome to the first ever GCN Tech Show. – Hello and welcome to episode two of the GCN Tech Show. – Welcome to the GCN Tech Show. – Welcome to the GCN…

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Convert Your Bike To A 1x / Single Chainring Setup!

Convert Your Bike To A 1x / Single Chainring Setup!

– Now, ranking up there in conversations in cycling, along with gravel bikes and tyre pressures and widths, certainly has to be the 1X drivetrain system. What is that exactly, then? Well, it’s when you have a single…

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Mathieu Van Der Poel’s Canyon Inflite CF SLX Cyclo-Cross Bike

Mathieu Van Der Poel’s Canyon Inflite CF SLX Cyclo-Cross Bike

(dramatic sound effects) – I’m here with the Canyon Inflite CF SLX of Mathieu Van der Poel, a rider who has, let’s face it, won more cyclocross races than I’ve had hot meals. He’s hot property right now…

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The Worlds Fastest Bikes & A Whole Heap More | UK National Cycle Exhibition Part. 2

The Worlds Fastest Bikes & A Whole Heap More |  UK National Cycle Exhibition Part. 2

– I decided that there were so many amazing bikes inside of the National Cycle Museum, that we needed another video, and this time to show you some absolutely incredible bits of engineering. So here I am, waiting…

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Building The Bike | Cheap Bike To Super Bike Ep. 4

Building The  Bike | Cheap Bike To Super Bike Ep. 4

– Right, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for, building up the bike from scratch, something we see in the comments all the time. Now the eagle-eyed of you, first up, will notice it’s now got some…

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The Incredible Bikes & Cycling Tech Of The First World War

The Incredible Bikes & Cycling Tech Of The First World War

– I’m at the Centrum Ronde Van Vlaanderen, or Tour of Flanders Center, here in Oudenaarde, Belgium. This is a really cool place. There’s loads to see and do here and it’s absolute must-visit for, well, any cycling…

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How To Adjust Cup & Cone Wheel Bearings On Your Bike – Maintenance Monday

How To Adjust Cup & Cone Wheel Bearings On Your Bike – Maintenance Monday

– Cup and cone bearings. Believe it or not, they’re not actually a thing of old, because there are a lot of high-end wheel sets and hubs that still come fitted with that type of bearing. Now their…

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7 Things You Didn’t Know About Titanium | GCN Tech Does Science

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Titanium | GCN Tech Does Science

(collisions reverberating) – We’ve looked at the myths surrounding carbon fiber. We’ve lifted the lid on aluminum. We’ve investigated whether steel is in fact real; it was. But, there is still a big gap in the GCN Material…

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