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Our Nightmare… Noises

Its a dark and gloomy night, I find myself manning the shop alone, well after normal office hours. Strange vagrants wonder past the shop front, as the dim store lights flicker and hum. In walks a customer wheeling in their

Trends for the Argus Cycle Tour 2013

This is what we expect to see at the Argus Cycle Tour Aero Road bikes …. such as Specialized Venge and the Felt AR Series More crazies will be riding single-speed bikes with events like Moonlight Mass getting more of

Which customer are you?

Having your bicycle serviced to your satisfaction often depends on the accuracy and detail of your service request (and your budget). You could be one of these customers . . . The low-admin customer: do what needs to be done

The Best : PYGA 29er’s

The early prototype Pyga OneTen29 was the winner of the the recent Bicycling magazine 2012 29er shootout between 10 world class full suspension 29ers, the Pyga OneTen29 has clearly set a new benchmark that every other brand will be trying

650B or not 650B, that is the Question

26" 650B 29"

When we as a bicycle store┬áheard about another wheel size in the form of 650B, we swore, shook our heads and banged our fists. Please, we don’t want to stock more tyres, tubes, rims, rim tape, spokes, wheels and bikes…

How to Correctly Lube a Bicycle Chain

This article explains how to properly lube a bicycle chain to make it perform better and last longer.

Buyer’s Guide to Disc Brakes

By Guy Kesteven, WMB & MBUK | Tuesday, Mar 1, 2011 | Posted on   Hydraulic disc brakes are now coming as standard on most mountain bikes, but what should you be looking for when it comes to shopping