Folding Bicycle Blog

Supply Chain Updates

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on Jun 29th 2022

Covid messed up supply chains in the bike industry and it has not recovered. Internal hubs have a two year wait. We will not get more belt drive bicycles until 2024! This is based on the Shimano 8sp a … read more

Ultimate kids Seat

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on Jun 29th 2022

I have seem many different front kids seats. Each has pros and cons. The other day I saw the best option...build your own. Why is this the best? Because you can tweak the fit for yourself AND your chi … read more

Upcoming Book on My Life

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on May 26th 2022

The past year has been difficult on a personal level. Some people may have noticed that I wrote over a hundred Blog posts at the end of last year. It was a coverup to hide some very disturbing events. … read more

Touching the saddle on turns

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on May 4th 2022

Smoothing turns on a bicycle is an art. It takes practice and patience to create perfect controlled turns. One trick to is to remove your butt from the saddle and touch the side of the saddle with you … read more

Time to replace rear tires ( and front )

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on May 3rd 2022

20" wheel tires get more wear than bigger 26"+ wheels. Contact area is limited to a smaller area, due to the small circumference. Over the years I have noticed that it takes about 6 months of daily ri … read more