Do I Lose Air When Removing The Shock Pump? | #AskGMBNTech

Published on April 3rd 2023


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 πŸ‘‡ 00:00 - Intro 00:18 - How do you know exactly how much pressure you have in your shock when you lose air every time you unscrew? 02:53 - I've had major pains on my hands during XC rides, I have a 90mm and have been thinking of running a shorter stem with a bit of rise, will this help? 05:35 - Could you ask people what the best part of their Bike Cave is? (Besides the fridge) 07:15 - I have a (Shimano) 9spd shifter and cassette and a 10spd derailleur, will it work together? 08:19 - I have a Float Fox X2 and I'm having issues with sag. I'm at 30% and almost at max pressure, would volume spacers help? 11:34 - I recently acquired a used steel frame, it has surface rust, how can I do a touch-up to prevent it from getting worse? Useful Links: Watch #shorts on GMBN πŸ‘‰ Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ SPRING BUNDLES - 20% OFF πŸ‘‰ Do you have an MTB-Tech-related question for us here at GMBN Tech? Use the hashtag #AskGMBNTech with your comment for a chance to be featured on the channel! πŸ‘‡ Do you have a Bike Cave? If so what do you think your favourite part is? Let Jasper know πŸ‘‡ Watch more on GMBN Tech... πŸ“Ή MTB Suspension Setup πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Removing Rust Comparison πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show πŸ‘‰ 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound Around - AGST Asam - baegel Bitcrush Tornado - Lofive Disco Craze - Rymdklang Soundtracks Koi - Lukas Got Lucky Reach Inside - Thip Trong Skateboards and Sunsets - Rocket Jr The Best of Me - Ruzer Wrapped - Dylan Sitts #AskGMBNTech #GMBNTech #GMBN #MTB #MountainBiking #BikeMaintenance #QandA 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: Smith Helmets & Eyewear: Crankbrothers Pedals: Shimano Footwear: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: Spank: Topeak: Garmin: Peaty's Products: Wahoo: Komoot: Worx Power Tools: CamelBak: Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - GMBN Racing - 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 -