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Suspension 101: Why suspension needs servicing

Suspension 101: Why suspension needs servicing

To help refresh both your and our minds on how to get the most from your suspension, I sat down with some industry experts covering topics such as how to set up your bike from scratch, the importance of servicing and what someone means when they say their fork is ‘topping out.’ 16 May 2022
WORKSHOP: 9 Tubeless Tips for Success

WORKSHOP: 9 Tubeless Tips for Success

Here's a few tips to get right to make sure you swear by, and don't swear at, your tubeless system. 31 Mar 2022
The Great AMB Tubeless Sealant Test

The Great AMB Tubeless Sealant Test

Tubeless tyre technology has come on in leaps and bounds since Michelin, Mavic and Hutchinson pioneered the UST system over two decades ago. Thanks to industry disrupters like Stan's NoTubes, tubeless systems became more widely available, more adaptable, and more reliable. What started with sealant recipes, tape suggestions and tyre choices on forums is now a huge part of mountain bike products. 31 Mar 2022
TESTED: Proteam Bicycle Care Hydrocoating Set

TESTED: Proteam Bicycle Care Hydrocoating Set

Proteam Bicycle Care produce their Hydrocoating Set, and it takes that polishing idea to another level. 8 Mar 2022
TESTED: Green Oil Lubrication and Cleaning

TESTED: Green Oil Lubrication and Cleaning

Many brands claim they’re working hard to reduce their environmental impact, but ensuring their products are eco-friendly truly is Green Oil’s number one priority. 16 Feb 2022
TESTED: Proteam Lube and Protect Chain Coating

TESTED: Proteam Lube and Protect Chain Coating

Proteam Lube and Protect Chain Coating is yet another chain lube tested by Editor Mike Blewitt. Read on to see how it fares in a competitive market. 2 Jan 2022
WORKSHOP: How to adjust a threadless headset

WORKSHOP: How to adjust a threadless headset

A loose headset is both annoying and dangerous. Here's how to tighten it back up! 28 Dec 2021
WORKSHOP: How to bleed Shimano Brakes

WORKSHOP: How to bleed Shimano Brakes

Bleeding Shimano brakes is pretty simple when you know how. In this article, Will Shaw runs through a basic bleed. 10 Dec 2021
Setting up the Great AMB Tubeless Sealant Test (GATST)

Setting up the Great AMB Tubeless Sealant Test (GATST)

Which tubeless sealant will rule them all? We are putting seven into the mix for a long term test. Here's how it's starting. 2 Dec 2021
TESTED: Pedros Burrito Tool Roll

TESTED: Pedros Burrito Tool Roll

Pedro's Burrito Tool Roll promises to be an all in one solution for the budding home mechanic. Will Shaw sees if it lives up to that claim. 12 Nov 2021
WORKSHOP: Essential eMTB Tips

WORKSHOP: Essential eMTB Tips

Ben Morrison outlines how to keep your eMTB in top condition. 23 Oct 2021
WORKSHOP: How to adjust your derailleur

WORKSHOP: How to adjust your derailleur

Mike Blewitt takes you through how to readjust your derailleur. 7 Oct 2021
Tool Up - essential tools for your home workshop

Tool Up - essential tools for your home workshop

What do you need to get a functional home workshop up and running? Will Shaw investigates. 7 Sep 2021
TESTED: Squirt eBike Chain Wax and Degreaser

TESTED: Squirt eBike Chain Wax and Degreaser

Do you need specific eMTB products for your drivetrain? 19 Aug 2021
The Great AMB Chain Lube Test

The Great AMB Chain Lube Test

AMB's great chain lube test put seven lubes to the test. 27 Jul 2021
WORKSHOP: Derailleur Hanger Adjustment

WORKSHOP: Derailleur Hanger Adjustment

Adjusting your derailleur hanger can bring your gears back to life. 23 Jul 2021
TESTED: Efficient Velo Presta Inflator

TESTED: Efficient Velo Presta Inflator

The Efficient Velo Presta Inflator isn't cheap, but it could be just what you need to seat tricky tubeless tyres. 18 Jul 2021
WORKSHOP: Waxing your chain with Silca Super Secret Chain Lube

WORKSHOP: Waxing your chain with Silca Super Secret Chain Lube

Waxing a chain looks really involved, but Silca's latest wax lube isn't. 25 Jun 2021
TESTED: Krush Illuminate Waterless Wash and Wax

TESTED: Krush Illuminate Waterless Wash and Wax

The latest bike cleaner from Krush puts washing and waxing in one waterless product. So who does Krush Illuminate suit? 1 Apr 2021
Setting up the 'great chain lube test'

Setting up the 'great chain lube test'

We're knee deep in chains and lubricants right now - here's why. 3 Feb 2021
WORKSHOP: How to make your bike feel like new

WORKSHOP: How to make your bike feel like new

Keep your bike clean running smooth and quiet with advice from Australia's top experts 4 Jan 2021