Will An Angle Adjust Headset Increase The Risk Of Frame Damage? | #AskGMBNTech

Published on September 4th 2023

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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! ⏱ Time Stamps πŸ‘‡ 00:00 - Intro 00:20 - My drivetrain started creaking when heavy pedaling. I found out it stops creaking for some time when reinserting the rear axle. What could be the problem? 02:07 - Does an angle headset increase the risk of ripping of the head tube? 03:15 - I’m bottoming out and run full compression damping and rebound, would volume spacers help? 05:19 - I’m poor, what’s the difference between a budget and cheap MTB? 07:31 - I’m looking at replacing frame bearings, do I need to replace everything or just the bearings? 09:02 - Can you explain seat post clamp orientation? Useful Links: Watch The UCI MTB World Series Elite Racing On GCN+ πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.eu/mtb23 NEW Sunset Ridge Casuals! πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.eu/SunsetRidgeCasuals Submit your Photo and Video to us πŸ‘‰ https://upload.gmbn.com/tech Racing Highlights & More On GMBN Racing πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.eu/GMBNracing Watch #shorts on GMBN πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.eu/GMBNshorts Sign-up to our newsletter πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.eu/newsletter Have you ever thought about using a head angle or reach adjust headset? If so how much steeper or slacker would you want? πŸ€” Watch more on GMBN Tech... πŸ“Ή Bushings Vs Bearings What’s The Difference? πŸ‘‰ youtu.be/h8yzMOl0psk πŸ“Ή Watch our Editor’s Choice Playlist πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.tech/editorschoice πŸ“Ή Watch our weekly show πŸ‘‰ https://gmbn.tech/GMBNTechShow 🎡 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound GLACIERS - GUUSTAVV #GMBNTech #MTB #MountainBiking #AskGMBNTech #BikeMaintenance 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 Smith Helmets & Eyewear: https://gmbn.eu/Smith Crankbrothers Pedals: http://gmbn.eu/crankbros Shimano Footwear: https://gmbn.eu/ShimanoShoes Ergon: http://gmbn.eu/ergon Vittoria Tires: https://gmbn.eu/Vittoria FSA: http://gmbn.eu/fsa Spank: https://gmbn.eu/Spank Topeak: http://gmbn.eu/topeak Garmin: https://gmbn.eu/Garmin Peaty's Products: https://gmbn.eu/Peatys Wahoo: https://gmbn.eu/WahooTraining Worx Power Tools: https://gmbn.eu/Worx CamelBak: https://gmbn.eu/CamelBak Watch our sister channels: Global Mountain Bike Network - https://youtube.com/gmbn GMBN Racing - https://gmbn.eu/GMBNracing 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