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Single Speed Crank and Crankarm
Crankset

Single Speed Crankset – From Square Taper to Integrated

A Single Speed or Fixie’s heart and soul is in the crankset. Well, ok, yeah . . . the whole package matters . . . …

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narrow wide chainring closeup of chainring teeth
Chainring

The Complete Guide to Narrow Wide Chainrings

Welcome to the most complete exploration of narrow wide chainrings on the web. Part 1 covers general issues and the essential knowledge you need to …

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Bottom Bracket

BMX Bottom Bracket & Crankset – From 1 Piece to 3 Piece (2 Techniques)

This guide covers 2 methods to upgrade a BMX bottom bracket and crank. Method 1: Substitute a 1 piece crank and bearings for a lighter …

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Bottom Bracket

Eccentric Bottom Brackets – All You Need to Know

“What is an eccentric bottom bracket and how does it work?”“Is an eccentric BB on my mountain bike or my single speed a good idea?” …

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Bb92 Tool Removal Hitch
Bottom Bracket

BB92 (&86) – Complete Guide to Installation and Removal

Welcome to your complete guide to BB86 & BB92 bottom brackets. What are they? What are the differences? And how do you install and/or remove …

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semi oval chainring
Chainring

Oval Chainring – The Ultimate Guide

Is an oval chainring (or “elliptical chainring” for some) a technical wonder essential kit merely useful (but non-essential) or an over-hyped marketing trick?! Just some …

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Carbon Fat Bike
Crankset

Fat Bike Cranksets & Bottom Brackets

The complete guide to fat bike cranksets and bottom brackets. Make a more informed decision on the right crankset/bottom bracket combo for you or your …

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Bb30 Adapter Bearing Cups
Bottom Bracket

BB30 Bottom Bracket – Enjoy the Benefits Without the Downside

Here’s what you need to know about BB30 to be able to take advantage of this standard’s benefits minimize the well-known disadvantages install a threaded …

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Bearing Cup with its Dustcover
Headsets

Knock Block Headset Alternative (Easy & Simple)

Here’s how to enjoy the benefits of Knock Block functionality without the hassle of having to fit a special stem or install too many bits …

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Standard Pf30 Bottom Bracket with Sleeve
Bottom Bracket

Pf30 Bottom Bracket – The Complete Guide

This article provides all the important things you need to know about pf30 bottom brackets. Topics covered include what is the difference between bb30 and …

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