In this week’s column, Lennard fields questions about friction caused by cross chaining in modern drivetrains.
A reader survives a crash with an automobile, but his steel bike does not. How should he go about repairing the bent frame? Plus, mixing SRAM Rival and Campagnolo Record components.
Read the full article at Technical FAQ: Repairing a bent steel frame; mixing SRAM and Campagnolo on VeloNews.com.
Lennard offers advice on the best cycling boots for cold conditions. Plus, a carbon repair firm weighs in on the damage that can be caused by indoor trainers.
Read the full article at Technical FAQ: Cold-weather cycling boots; stationary trainer damage on VeloNews.com.
Bicycle manufacturers offer advice on using a carbon-fiber frame with an indoor trainer. Plus, can tire sealant corrode raw aluminum?
Read the full article at Technical FAQ: Will frequent indoor riding damage a carbon frame? on VeloNews.com.
In this week’s Technical FAQ, a reader weighs in about using a warm hat and how it impacts helmet fit; plus, is it OK to reuse your cables and housing after trimming away the fray?
Read the full article at Technical FAQ: Helmet fit with a winter hat; reusing cables and housing on VeloNews.com.