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Why do bicycles have spokes?

Why Do Bicycles Have Spokes?

Bike spokes to bikes are like the unassuming cousins to a family gathering. They hardly take center stage but keep everything going smoothly from the background. Imagine a bike in your mind. Does your imaginary bike have spoked wheels? It probably does. But do they have a real purpose or […]

Is it legal to ride my bike on sidewalks?

Can I Ride My Bike on the Sidewalk?

Ever asked yourself ‘Can I ride my bike on the sidewalk? Is it even legal? Cyclists occupy a strange place on the roads and sidewalks. They are generally considered to be the drivers of vehicles in most of the states in America, but they are certainly not protected by steel […]

Are bike brake pads universal?

Are Bike Brake Pads Universal?

Your brake pads are one of the most crucial components on your bike. They determine just how effective your braking system will work, especially in wet and slippery conditions. Unfortunately, brake pads are a consumable component that undergoes wear and tear and may require to be replaced over time. If […]

Where Are Bikes Made?

Where are Bikes Made?

We all love bikes! They come in different shapes, sizes, and have amazing features that we find quite practical and useful during our rides. But do you know where the bike you are riding is manufactured? So where are bikes made? Given the numerous types and designs in the market, […]

Bicycle Universe - Do Aluminum Bikes Corrode

Do Aluminum Bikes Corrode?

One of the biggest challenges for bike owners is trying to keep their bicycles from the effects of corrosion. Corrosion happens due to exposure of metals to elements and leads to the deterioration of metals and general bike performance. This is why bike manufacturers are using different metallic elements for […]

Cygolite Metro 1100 In Box

Cygolite Metro Pro 1100 Review

Recently finding myself with an apparent battery failure on my primary headlight – which went from getting 3+ hours of runtime to not even lasting for a 30 minute commute in the matter of a few weeks – I found myself shopping around for a new headlight. Knowing that I […]