Category Archives: Updates

Edit to cable travel adapter cribsheet

The cable travel adapter cribsheet has been edited to include more information, and links.

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Wandering the show floor at the Interbike trade show

It took a few days to finish — the big page about products of interest seen on the show floor at the Interbike trade show.

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Outdoor Demo Day at Interbike

A report, with photos .

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which tire fits which rim?

Major revision of the page on rim sizing to determine what tires will fit

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SRAM G9 Hub

Our article about the SRAM G8 hub now also covers the new G9 9-speed.

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Threescore and ten…

Sheldon would have been 70 years old on July 14, 2014.

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Seatpost size database update

Additions to the seatpost size database to include all the sizes which people have reported. Feel free to report more.

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If the chain falls off or jams

New article on how to prevent chain incidents and how to recover from them. Did you know that you can re-engage a dropped chain without getting your hands dirty?

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Bottom bracket information revised

We’ve added David Richardson’s photo of damage to a Shimano Octalink V1 crank from installing it on a V2 spindle to the bottom-bracket database. Also, we’ve coordinated bottom-bracket threading standards tables in the several files where they appear.

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Jobst Brandt pages updated

Harriet has reorganized the Jobst Brandt pages — formatting for easier reading, placing them into categories and in sequence, fixed broken links. Brandt’s trenchant comments demolish a number of bicycling myths, and bring an engineering perspective to issues of mechanical … Continue reading

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