Can You Convert A Frame To Disk Brakes? | #AskGMBNTech

Published on January 9th 2023


Doddy is back with another installment of #askgmbntech, fielding your questions about mountain bikes, tech, maintenance and some other stuff! Want to get involved? Write your questions in the comments below and make sure to include the hashtag! #AskGMBNTech ⏱ Timestamps πŸ‘‡ 00:00 - Intro 00:21 - Can I leave my bike in a damp garage for winter? 02:00 - Can you convert a frame to disk brakes if it has no mounts? 03:46 - A full fork service seems challenging, can I do a lower leg service? 05:39 - Why does Anna say dry lube but Doddy says wet lube for cables? 06:42 - You’ve mentioned anti-squat but how does it work? 09:39 - I'm looking to replace my XT cassette, is there a good alternative to XTR? 12:02 - What are the pros & cons for a trunnion-mounted shock? Useful Links: Watch #shorts on GMBN πŸ‘‰ Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ Check out the GMBN Shop πŸ›’ πŸ‘‰ 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 Should you be riding a trail bike? πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show πŸ‘‰ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Staying Afloat - Matt Large #AskGMBNTech #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: Nukeproof Bikes: Orbea Bikes: Park Tool: POC helmets and eyewear: Crankbrothers Pedals: Shimano Footwear: Dainese Protection: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: Spank: Topeak: Garmin: Peaty's Products: Wahoo: Komoot: Worx Power Tools: CamelBak: Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - Electric Mountain Bike Network - Global Cycling Network - GCN Tech - GCN Racing - Global Triathlon Network - GCN Italia - GCN en Espanol - GCN auf Deutsch - GCN en Francais - GCN Japan - GCN Training -