Magura MT7 First Ride Review
If you’ve followed our blogs you’ve seen a handful of posts on how much I love my Magura MT5 brakes. And I do. But, I had a little extra scratch and wanted to upgrade something. So after living on 5 different bikes the MT5s came off and fresh Magura MT7s went on. Here are some details in a Magura MT7 First Ride Review. Continue reading Magura MT7 First Ride Review
MTB Brake Pad Wear Limits
Safety, Performance, Predictability. All are reasons to check your brake pads regularly and change as appropriate. Let’s look at some basics about MTB Brake Pad Wear Limits. Continue reading MTB Brake Pad Wear Limits
Better Small Bump Compliance Riding Technique
Every MTB rider is looking to improve their suspension. At BikeCo we offer the best products on the market as well as proprietary Pro Tune Services to maximize performance. Still having issues? Let’s look at Better Small Bump Compliance through technique and more powerful brakes.
Quick review. Poor small bump compliance causes a bike to skip across the trail. This leads to inefficient and somewhat unpredictable cornering as well as braking. Small bump compliance issues can be from product design, over compressed suspension circuits, oil flow, fitment and more. Custom tunes address these for many riders but occasionally we get a rider with intermittent small bump issues. Many times this comes down to technique. Continue reading Better Small Bump Compliance Riding Technique
Mountain Bike Brake Bubble Bleed Video
Tips in Sixty – Mountain Bike Brake Bubble Bleed Video.
Watch the video then read the How-To below video. If you have any questions or doubts find a professional to service your brakes.
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Setting up MTB cockpit controls
Setting up MTB cockpit controls is critical for performance and comfort.
One of the final touches to any MTB build is dialing in the controls. While you can get it close in the parking lot it often takes a bit of fine tuning on trail, or riding experience, to know exactly where you will want everything.
In this blog we will define some basic concepts to help you take your bike’s performance to the next level. Continue reading Setting up MTB cockpit controls