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Paraffin Wax Chain Lube

Velo magazine did a big chain lube test in their latest magazine.  I was stunned that chain lube would actually make a testable difference in the amount of power it takes to propel a bike.  Between the worst and best … Continue reading

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Matt explains wheel building

OK riding a mountain bike in the Shawnee National Forest is like a full time job.  I need a support crew to keep my gear clean and working, but since I can’t quite afford to pay a support crew right … Continue reading

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