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Showers Pass Transit Pants Review

Showers Pass Transit Bike Pants Review

As an all-weather bike commuter I find the days I struggle most are when it rains. In the warm summer months, I just accept my fate and get wet, then towel off and change when I get to work or home, as rain gear would surely make me not only […]

How big is a bike box?

How Big Is a Bike Box?

Have you recently sold a bicycle? You’re excited to get someone else into the biking lifestyle, but you’re concerned about logistics. After all, how exactly do you ship a bike? With a bike box, of course! How big is a bike box? Most bike boxes are 43x11x32, but others can […]

How long do bike helmets last?

How Long do Bicycle Helmets Last?

A bicycle helmet is an important accessory that plays a protective role every time we hop on our bikes and hit the road for a ride. And while it’s possible to use the same helmet for some considerable time, the question begs, when is the right time to get a […]

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 […]