Bicycle Blog

Bicycle Tools you should never buy

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on Nov 11th 2017

Tools and Parts you should Never buy...( sort of )#1 spoke wrench:As a youngster, I vividly recall going to the bike shop and purchasing a universal spoke wrench. I came home and started tightened all … read more

Best tires for different terrain

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on Nov 11th 2017

The tires are the only component that touches the pavement, hence it is one of the most important. Customers sometimes ask if a kevlar beaded tire is better since they fold. Please understand wire bea … read more

Disc brakes on folding bikes: do they make sense?

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on Nov 11th 2017

Folding bikes are more improved than they were a decade ago. In the retail market today, it is very difficult to purchase a ‘bad’ folding bicycle. For the purpose and intention of this article, we … read more

Downtube Swims with the Sharks

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on Nov 11th 2017

Most of my friends have encouraged me to try out for Shark Tank, the TV show. One of my best friends, Scott, watches the show religiously. He would never stop badgering me about trying out. I planned … read more

Headset what is it and what does it do?

Posted by Dr. Yan Lyansky on Nov 11th 2017

A headset refers to the system of upper and lower bearings that hold the fork and stem on a bicycle frame.Currently the industry uses two different names 1. headset, and 2. Aheadset to refer to the be … read more