Choosing the Correct Bike Chain Type
Choosing a bike chain. If your bike needs a new chain, you will want to make sure to check a few important points about the number of rear cogs on your bike. With this information you will be well on your way to select the correct chain for your bike...
Bike Check: Ian Brockman
When Ian is done wrenching at The Bikesmiths for the day, he likes to relax with a frosty La Croix and one of the 20", 24" 26", or 700c bikes he has at home. Here is one of those bikes. Tyler: Thanks for taking the time today to show off...
The Complete Guide to Tire Inflation
Your bicycle tires are your connection to the road so it’s important to have them in proper working order. Much like the proper position fit on a bike, there is a textbook answer and then there is the personal preference answer about prime tire inflation. On almost all tires, there...
5 Cycling Mistakes to Avoid
Starting a new sport or hobby such as cycling is exciting but there is always a learning curve for something new. This post will help you make sure you ride more pro and be a better cyclist. Not Having a Spare Tire or CO2 You haven’t taken a ride...
How to Take the Perfect Photo of Your Bike
Photo from: Kekskerl via Reddit There is nothing more appealing than seeing photos of your dream bike – after all, gawking at a $10k bike is the next best thing to riding it. Scrolling through Instagram and Facebook, I’ve seen far too many bikes that have been ruined by improper...
What is Ceramic Lube?
When it comes to bicycle maintenance one of the most common questions I get asked is which lubricant should I use? Dry or wet? The standard answer is given dry lube in dry conditions, wet lube in wet conditions. Dry lube will stop muck from building up but will...
Choosing the Correct Bike Chain TypeDec 09, 2022
Bike Check: Ian BrockmanNov 16, 2020
The Complete Guide to Tire InflationFeb 28, 2020
5 Cycling Mistakes to AvoidFeb 20, 2020
How to Take the Perfect Photo of Your BikeFeb 15, 2020
What is Ceramic Lube?Sep 18, 2019