"Should You Store A Dropper Seatpost Up Or Down?" | #AskGMBNTech 206

Published on September 5th 2022


Welcome back to another episode of Ask GMBN Tech, where we try to answer all of your complex, scary, niche, and technical questions about mountain bikes and MTB related tech! ⏱ Timestamps ⏱ 00:17 - Do you have a recommendation for a lighter rider's fork setup? 01:41 - Convert a 27.5" bike to 26" Rear and 29"? 03:48 - Store bike with dropper seat post up or down? 05:16 - narrow or wide rims for dirt jump bike? 06:43 - should I service my fork every 50 hours? 09:03 - Do you think MTB manufacturers will produce CVT transmissions? 10:39 - Can you do a 'quick bleed' with SRAM brakes? Useful Links: Watch #shorts on GMBN πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.eu/GMBNshorts Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ https://upload.gmbn.com/tech Check out GMBN Tech T's in the GMBN Shop πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.tech/Tshirt Do you have an MTB-Tech-related question for Doddy or Anna? Use the hashtag #AskGMBNTech with your comment for a chance to be featured on the channel! Watch more on GMBN Tech... πŸ“Ή Anna visits TF Tuned πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.tech/ForkTuneUp πŸ“Ή How to service seat post video πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.tech/slowdropper πŸ“Ή Lower leg service πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.tech/lowerlegservice πŸ“Ή Shimano FREESHIFT πŸ‘‰ https://embn.me/AutomaticShifting πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.tech/editorschoice πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.tech/TechShowPlaylist121 Our local fork tuners: TF Tuned - https://gmbn.tech/TFTuned Full Factory Suspension - https://gmbn.tech/FullFactorySuspension Sprung - https://gmbn.tech/SprungSuspension Mojo - https://gmbn.tech/mojorising SRAM Tech Centre - https://gmbn.tech/SRAMTechCentre Ride Fox UK - https://gmbn.tech/FoxUK 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Waiting for Summer - Matt Large #gmbntech #gmbn #mtb #mountainbiking The Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN) is the world’s largest and fastest-growing online mountain bike channel and community – and your destination for the best mountain bike content in the world. GMBN is dedicated to inspiring and unlocking your riding potential. Our videos cater to fans of every mountain bike discipline: from mile-munching cross-country (XC) riders, through adrenaline-fuelled dirt jumpers, gravity-hungry downhillers or aspiring enduro racers, and beyond. Every day of every month, our ex-pro presenting team are on hand to entertain and inspire you while also providing a uniquely qualified insight into the world of mountain biking. Every week we deliver original daily videos that include: Adventurous and entertaining features Mountain bike skills coaching Technical advice and guidance Mechanical know-how to keep you rolling A place for the riding community with our weekly Dirt Shed Show Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon Bikes: http://gmbn.eu/Canyon Nukeproof Bikes: http://gmbn.eu/nukeproof Orbea Bikes: https://gmbn.eu/Orbea Park Tool: http://gmbn.eu/ParkTool POC helmets and eyewear: http://gmbn.eu/POCsports Crankbrothers Pedals: http://gmbn.eu/crankbros Shimano Footwear: https://gmbn.eu/ShimanoShoes Dainese Protection: https://gmbn.eu/Dainese Ergon: http://gmbn.eu/ergon Vittoria Tires: https://gmbn.eu/Vittoria FSA: http://gmbn.eu/fsa e*thirteen: https://gmbn.eu/EThirteen Spank: https://gmbn.eu/Spank Topeak: http://gmbn.eu/topeak Garmin: https://gmbn.eu/Garmin Muc-Off - https://gmbn.eu/Muc-Off Wahoo: https://gmbn.eu/WahooTraining Komoot: https://gmbn.eu/Komoot Worx Power Tools: https://gmbn.eu/Worx CamelBak: https://gmbn.eu/CamelBak Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - https://youtube.com/gmbn Electric Mountain Bike Network - https://www.youtube.com/embn Global Cycling Network - https://www.youtube.com/gcn GCN Tech - https://www.youtube.com/gcntech GCN Racing - https://www.youtube.com/gcnracing Global Triathlon Network - https://www.youtube.com/gtn GCN Italia - https://www.youtube.com/gcnitalia GCN en Espanol - https://www.youtube.com/gcnenespanol GCN auf Deutsch - https://www.youtube.com/gcnaufdeutsch GCN en Francais - https://www.youtube.com/gcnenfrancais GCN Japan - https://www.youtube.com/gcnjapan GCN Training - https://www.youtube.com/gcntrainin