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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 maintain your bottom bracket right here, in one place. We cover: what tools you need …

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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 unique solutions to customer problems which are the key source of our products. Each product …

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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 and installing a threaded headset. We demonstrate how to use the special tools you need …

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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 are hydraulic presses. In this post, I’ll give you a look at how the bike …

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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 to cut the fork to size, relies on spacers to achieve a comfortable handlebar height. …

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Taichung Bike Week

Taichung Bike Week – Cool Products & Essential Knowledge

“Taichung Bike Week . . . hmm . . . should I go?” you ask yourself. “Isn’t Taipei Cycle the #1 OEM/ODM trade show to …

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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 the crankset. Well, ok, yeah . . . the whole package matters . . . …

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Narrow Wide Chainring
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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Bmx Bottom Bracket Grease Spindle
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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Tighten Eccentric Bb Bolt
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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