True A Bike Wheel Rim To Make It Circular
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True A Bike Wheel Rim To Make It Circular

You can’t true a rim which is non-circular rim without removing the tyre and tube. Watch the rim carefully and move the index point so that it just drags on the rim at it’s furthest point from the hub. To […]

Set Up A Bike’s Cantilever Wheel Rim Brake
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Set Up A Bike’s Cantilever Wheel Rim Brake

Clean the threads on the inside of the bosses and the matching threads on the cantilever brake bolts. If they’ve been used before, acetone is the best substance to remove old thread-lock glue. Handle acetone with care it’s volatile and […]

Maintain Your Wheels | GMBN Tech How To
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Maintain Your Wheels | GMBN Tech How To

– We’re pretty lucky as mountain bikers with respect that the kit is pretty durable and tough these days. But, it still does require basic maintenance in order to avoid those costly repairs further down the line. Now although wheels […]

How To Build A Bicycle Wheel | Maintenance Monday
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How To Build A Bicycle Wheel | Maintenance Monday

– This is a very special wheel, special to me at least because it’s the first one I’ve ever laced and built. But I must say with considerable help from this man here, Marcel Waldmann, who is a master wheel […]

How to Maintain Bike Rims | Bicycle Repair
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How to Maintain Bike Rims | Bicycle Repair

Okay. We’re going to talk about maintaining your rims. So basically what you should do is you should make sure you have a tune up at least once a year so a mechanic can look through your rims and make […]

Replace Rim Brake Blocks On A Bike
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Replace Rim Brake Blocks On A Bike

Remove any retaining pins or screws that hold the block in the shoe. Slide the block out of the open end of the shoe. Replace the new rim brake blocks into the cartridges. Lubricate them with warm water if they […]