Is My Bike Too Long? | Ask GMBN Tech Ep. 84

Published on September 2nd 2019


With bikes getting longer, lower and slacker, they now feel like monster trucks on rough terrain, picking up speed on the straights and feeling almost unstoppable to ride! But for riders who struggle to get their technique dialled to keep traction on that front wheel in the corners...are bikes getting too long? Watch Doddy's in depth explanation of grease, lubes and threadlockers and where to use them here: Subscribe: The GMBN Shop: If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 This week on GMBN Tech we're also fielding questions on misaligned brake rotors, troublesome drivetrains and various threadlocking compounds! Watch more on GMBN Tech... Take a look around Doddy's #bikecave 📹 Brake Hacks with Henry here 📹 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sounds Molife Forever - Molife Submit your content here: Brought to you by the world’s largest mountain bike channel, the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that help fuel your rides. Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. With news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GMBN Tech Show wrapping up and showcasing the week’s biggest tech stories, and more besides, if it’s off-road tech, it’s in. Every week, of every month we seek out, showcase, and ride the newest gear and innovations from across the globe in an authoritative, inspiring and entertaining way to help you get the best from your rides. And when we’re not riding, we get geeky in an accessible, easy-to-understand way about forks. And shocks. And more to help you setup and maintain your bikes perfectly. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on mountain biking tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -