How Many Ball Bearings..?

How Many Ball Bearings..?

  Ball Bearings are Confusing   Note to self: don’t write a blog about ball bearings in bike parts, it’s a bloody nightmare. In fact it would be a mammoth task for anyone to precisely evaluate the amount and size of ball bearings for each...
Tubular Tyre Repair: Gluing the Side Trim

Tubular Tyre Repair: Gluing the Side Trim

  Saving that Old Tubular!   Sometimes old tubulars look beaten and worn out, ready for the bin. Yet, often they are in better condition than they look, as good quality vintage tubulars were well made tyres. Old tubulars can look scruffy, often they can have...
French Freewheel Specifications

French Freewheel Specifications

Maillard Course  1981 6 Speed Weight: 388 grams 13 – 21 Cog British Threaded, 1.375 x 24 TPI Removal Tool: Park Tool FR2 ( Two Prong )     Sachs Maillard 6 Speed 1981 368 grams 14 – 20 Cogs British Threading 1.375 x 24 TPI Removal Tool: Park Tool...
Creaking Noise When Pedalling – Fix

Creaking Noise When Pedalling – Fix

    The Deceptive Problem   When your car starts making a weird noise, you know immediately what you’re in for. Unless you’re already in suspicion, or have been expecting a particular problem, finding the source of a bump or squeak can be a...

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