Simply determine your ideal mountain bike handlebar width, by your height and riding style. With this easy to use mountain bike handlebar width calculator.
Quickly find your ideal mountain bike tire pressure with this easy to use calculator.
This is about the mysterious circular, see-through piece of plastic between the spokes and the cassette. Bikes of all kinds and price ranges ship out with these things. Strangely enough, bicycles you see out on the streets and trails almost never have that component mounted. Weird, right? So, what is the plastic disc on the back wheel of a bike?
Tire manufacturers like Maxxis are producing some high-tech rubber for any situation. But that also means a wide variety to choose from and navigating labels like MaxxTerra, EXO, 3C, or 120 TPI along the way. This guide gets to the point on what you need to know.
Tire manufacturers like Schwalbe are always improving their mountain bike tire designs. Which is always great for us riders. With a caveat. Because constantly advancing technologies and changing product names are hard to keep up with.
It’s sometimes hard to keep up-to-date as a consumer so Schwalbe narrowed the current lineup of tire casing options down to five. Each with its own confusing made-up name. But it’s actually easy to pick the one you need once you know what each of Schwalbe “Super” line of tire casings is best used for.