My Front Wheel Moves In The Dropouts Under Hard Braking? | #AskGMBNTech

Published on July 13th 2020


Doddy's here to answer your mountain bike tech questions. Use the hashtag #AskGMBNTech in the comments for a chance to have your question featured on the show. ⏰ Time Stamps 👇 00:32 - Have we seen any mullet hardtail bike yet? If not why not? 03:42 - How does chainring size and how it affects suspension? How about an oval chainring? 10:17 - My front wheel moves in the dropouts when I brake hard?! 12:41 - Would you recommend a 170mm fork on a 150mm Mondraker Foxy Carbon (2019)? 14:33 - Money's no object! What XC wheels would you recommend? (Must fit a Cannondale Lefty) 16:39 - Does pedal friction help in XC racing? 18:18 - Does waxing your chain make any difference? 20:42 - When explaining freehub body issues you only focused on high-end. What about an entry-level cup and cone system? 23:01 - I'm still waiting on the Voodoo Hoodoo upgrade video. Subscribe to GMBN Tech: Pick up official GMBN merch: Follow us on Instagram or Facebook! @gmbntech Sign up to the GMBN newsletter: Please submit your content to our uploader: we love to check out what you have been up to and may feature it on the show! Watch more on GMBN Tech... 📹 Pro Bike Checks - 📹 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 🎵 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound My Daydreams (Instrumental Version) - ELWIN #GMBNTech #GMBN #MountainBiking #MountainBike #MTB #BikeLife #Cycling Brought to you by the Global Mountain Bike Network (GMBN), GMBN Tech delves deeper into the bikes, kit and technology that powers your rides! Our mission is to help you discover, dial-in, and get the best from the latest cutting edge bikes and technology available. If it’s off-road tech you’re after, look no further! The weekly GMBN Tech Show showcases the latest and biggest tech stories, with more besides. Fancy some factory tours and first looks to keep you informed of how the latest tech has arrived, as well as what they do on the trail? You’ve got it. Want some in-depth maintenance videos give you the knowledge to set up, look after and upgrade what you’ve got? Yep, we’ve got them, too. Lots of ‘em. In fact, our presenting team consists of bike industry professionals with decades of experience of wrenching, writing, and working at the cutting edge of mountain biking so we can keep you informed, entertained and engaged with all the tech that drives mountain bikes forwards! Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon Bikes: Nukeproof Bikes: Pole Bikes: Park Tool: POC helmets and eyewear: crankbrothers pedals: Ergon: Vittoria Tires: FSA: e*thirteen: Topeak: Garmin: Muc-Off: Mavic Wheels: crankbrothers seatposts: Komoot: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -