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  • Bottom Bracket
  • Chainring
  • CNC Milling
  • Crankset
  • Headsets
  • Taichung Bike Week
Crank Chainring Mounts
Crankset

MTB Crankset—Manufacturing, Design, Advice

Are you in the market for an MTB crankset and/or …

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CNC Machined Crank Arm
Crankset

The Comprehensive Guide to Bike Crank Arms (Right Length, Design etc)

Everything important you need to know about bike crank arms, …

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Bottom Bracket Tool
Bottom Bracket

Bottom Bracket Tools: The Definitive Guide

Find out all you need to know to fix or …

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Converter Bottom Brackets
Bottom Bracket

Bottom Bracket Conversion Kits: Techniques & Technology

At First Components, we spend most of our time devising …

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Deda Elementi stem
Headsets

The Thorough Guide to Threaded Headset Removal & Installation

In this post, we take a detailed look at removing …

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Cnc Milling Chainring Bolted Plate
CNC Milling

CNC Milling (Chainrings), Hydraulic press (BB Spindles), & BB Testing

CNC is a cornerstone technology for creating bike components. So …

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Adjustable Bike Headset Full Extension
Headsets

Bike Headset Spacers—Fine Tune Your Stack Height with the R520A

The modern bike with its non-threaded stem system and requirement …

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Taichung Bike Week

Taichung Bike Week – Cool Products & Essential Knowledge

“Taichung Bike Week . . . hmm . . . …

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Single Speed Crank Crankarm
Crankset

Single Speed Crankset – From Square Taper to Integrated

A Single Speed or Fixie’s heart and soul is in …

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