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New fizik 2019 MTB Shoes | GMBN Tech Unboxing

Today Doddy is unboxing the new 2019 mountain bike shoe collection from fizik. For next season fizik's off-road...
Today Doddy is unboxing the new 2019 mountain bike shoe collection from fizik. For next season fizik's off-road collection features the Vento Overcurve X3 and the Terra X5. Developed alongside professional MTB riders and racers the shoes are designed to deliver the best possible feel and ride without compromising on comfort. What's more, we're giving 5 lucky winners the chance to win the pair of their choice.
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00:17:14

Why Don't Mountain Bikes Have Dual Disc Brakes? | Ask GMBN Tech

Can you change the type of bottom bracket on your mountain bike? Why aren’t MTB’s like motor bikes and use dual...
Can you change the type of bottom bracket on your mountain bike? Why aren’t MTB’s like motor bikes and use dual sided disc brakes? Why is your brand new bottom bracket creaking? And a viewer shares a cautionary tale about a crash which resulted in a serious injury and wants to know whether there is anything that you can do to prevent handlebar related incidents.
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00:09:45

GMBN Tech Essentials Ep. 3 | MTB Suspension Fork Setup

Riding a mountain bike with the suspension fork incorrectly setup is a common mistake. But fear not, with a few...
Riding a mountain bike with the suspension fork incorrectly setup is a common mistake. But fear not, with a few tools and understanding it’s really easy to dial in and personalise your suspension. Your mountain bike will ride better, you’ll be more comfortable and faster. Doddy talks you through the essential suspension fork setup, setting your sag, damping, rebound and pressure.
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00:14:38

Why Are Your Spokes Snapping? | Ask GMBN Tech

Why are the spokes in your mountain bike wheels snapping when you change trails and terrain? What is the best MTB...
Why are the spokes in your mountain bike wheels snapping when you change trails and terrain? What is the best MTB wheel truing stand for you? Can you add suspension spacers or float oil to a fork with Talas technology? Do 150mm dropper seat posts fit your mountain bike?
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00:24:59

Next Generation XC Bikes | GMBN Tech Show Ep. 36

New mountain bikes from Intense and a stunning new XC offering from BMC which comes with an integrated dropper....
New mountain bikes from Intense and a stunning new XC offering from BMC which comes with an integrated dropper. Bling new flat pedal shoes from Mavic and Doddy takes a trip to a suspension tuner with the bike build for some extra special finishing, as well as all of our usual features!
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00:18:41

Ask GMBN Tech Special | With Park Tool's Calvin Jones

Calvin is the Director of Education at Park Tool and knows everything about mountain bike maintenance and tools. We...
Calvin is the Director of Education at Park Tool and knows everything about mountain bike maintenance and tools. We were lucky enough to have him come in to answer all of your mountain bike questions! From setting correct spoke tension to converting retro bikes, and whether or not Doddy and Calvin would swap their hair.
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00:08:37

GMBN Tech Essentials Ep.2 | Brake Pads

Disc brakes on mountain bikes have to go through a lot, so it can be pretty scary when they stop working. Here we...
Disc brakes on mountain bikes have to go through a lot, so it can be pretty scary when they stop working. Here we talk you through the different reasons why, and when you might need to replace the brake pads. We also discuss the different and types of brake pads available, which are best for your style of riding, and how to replace them.
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00:13:27

Can I Modernise A 90's MTB? | Ask GMBN Tech

Can you modernise a 90's MTB with a 1X drivechain? If I lock out my suspension over a jump will it break? Does bike...
Can you modernise a 90's MTB with a 1X drivechain? If I lock out my suspension over a jump will it break? Does bike cleaner ever go out date? Why are my headset cups loose in the frame? Can I convert a remote suspension lockout? Doddy is back to answer all of your MTB maintenance and tech questions.
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00:24:37

New Yeti 29er And Dual Crown Fox 36 Forks | GMBN Tech Show Ep.34

Yeti has just unveiled their long travel, enduro 29er. Mojo Rising are making a dual crown Fox 36 fork, and there’s...
Yeti has just unveiled their long travel, enduro 29er. Mojo Rising are making a dual crown Fox 36 fork, and there’s a new suspension design from Dave Weagle called Orion on a brand new brand called Esker Bikes. Also, all the usual great content on the GMBN Tech Show!
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00:12:37

Look's Range of X-Track Pedals | GMBN Tech Unboxing

Look pedals are making a splash on the mountain bike scene, with some big names on the XC circuit and a few hard...
Look pedals are making a splash on the mountain bike scene, with some big names on the XC circuit and a few hard hitting Enduro riders using their pedals! Look's range of X-Track and X-Track En-Rage Pedals focus on both XC and All Mountain/Enduro respectively.
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00:17:17

Maintain Your Wheels | GMBN Tech How To

Wheels are so important, yet often they are overlooked until something goes wrong. Doddy goes through every part of...
Wheels are so important, yet often they are overlooked until something goes wrong. Doddy goes through every part of the wheels and shows how to take care of them should any problems come up. From wheel dents to spoke tentsion, Doddy breaks down the possible problems and how to fix them. He even opens up two different hubs to see the ratchet and pawl systems and how to clean them for optimum performance.
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00:14:07

Will Riding Too Fast Break MTB Parts? | GMBN Tech

Does riding too fast break your mountain bike hubs? How can I silence a creaky saddle? Just who is MTB legend Joe...
Does riding too fast break your mountain bike hubs? How can I silence a creaky saddle? Just who is MTB legend Joe Murray and why is he designing my mountain bike? Can I put a dual crown fork onto a freeride bike? All this and more in this week's Ask GMBN Tech
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00:21:05

High Pivot Trail Bikes + A Prototype Electric Dropper Post | GMBN Tech Show 33

Crankworx Whistler saw the release of a new high pivot trail bike from a startup, some awesome new bikes from...
Crankworx Whistler saw the release of a new high pivot trail bike from a startup, some awesome new bikes from Fezzari and Devinci, and we have a spy shot of a Rockshox prototype dropper post that appears to use the same wireless technology as SRAM Etap….
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00:15:53

GMBN Tech Essentials Ep.1 | Wheel Axles

Wheel Axles are super easy to use, when you know how to use them. Doddy goes through all the essentials about proper...
Wheel Axles are super easy to use, when you know how to use them. Doddy goes through all the essentials about proper axle practice and securing your wheels. This is the first video in our new MTB Essentials Series. This series of videos covers the basics of mountain biking maintenance, so you can work on your bike at home.
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00:14:17

How Does A Clutch Derailleur Work? | Ask GMBN Tech

Can you make your own tubeless tyre insert for enduro racing? Can you clean your mountain bike chain with chainsaw...
Can you make your own tubeless tyre insert for enduro racing? Can you clean your mountain bike chain with chainsaw fuel? Are grip shifters good? And just how does a clutch derailleur work? Doddy is back to answer all of your MTB tech questions.
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00:06:43

Nukeproof Blackline MTB Jersey + Shorts | GMBN Tech Unboxing

Mountain bike jerseys and shorts have to undergo rigorous demands, resist weather conditions, regulate your body...
Mountain bike jerseys and shorts have to undergo rigorous demands, resist weather conditions, regulate your body temperature, offer protection AND look good. The new Nukeproof Blackline trail collection has undergone careful development to do exactly that, and we’re giving away three sets of both the men's and women’s kit… The Nukeproof Blackline collection includes a set of technical riding shorts, a long sleeve and a short sleeve jersey for both men and women. The same performance fabrics feature across the range, and have been given a special DWR treatment to repel water. The shorts come with a triple stitched stretchy inner to improve comfort, and to move with your body as you pedal. The Blackline jersey’s are made from a UV protective and moisture wicking material, have a special zipped pocket for your valuables and are available in three colours for the men’s range, and two colourways in the women’s Blackline collection. Get your entry in now to be in with the chance of winning a set of the Nukeproof Blackline kit in your size!
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00:26:58

The Year Of The 29er? | GMBN Tech Show Ep. 32

Is this the year of 29er mountain bikes? Aaron Gwin has been spotted with a prototype 29er YT presumably for the...
Is this the year of 29er mountain bikes? Aaron Gwin has been spotted with a prototype 29er YT presumably for the Downhill World Championships, there is a new Kona Process 29er for Connor Fearon, a freshly released Giant 29er Trance, and a slick looking GT Fury. Will the wheel debate be settled once and for all?
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00:19:47

New Shimano XTR M9100 | GMBN Tech Geek Edition

Doddy's got a full run down on the information behind the updated M9100 edition of Shimano's famous XTR drivetrain....
Doddy's got a full run down on the information behind the updated M9100 edition of Shimano's famous XTR drivetrain. Shimano have concentrated on the 'no compromise' aspect of this transmission, delivering a product which can be tailored to suit a riders needs without cutting corners or falling short of expectations.
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00:16:54

Is It Cheaper To Build Your Own Mountain Bike? | Ask GMBN Tech

Mountain bikes can be expensive, and we often get asked whether it's cheaper or better to build your own MTB, with a...
Mountain bikes can be expensive, and we often get asked whether it's cheaper or better to build your own MTB, with a choice of custom components. The answer may surprise you... This week Doddy also answers your questions on tools, brake cleaners and matching tyres to rims.
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00:26:58

Commencal Custom Build Kits And New Tioga Tyres | GMBN Tech Show Ep.31

This week Doddy looks at the world’s most expensive headset, the custom bike building program from Commencal, an...
This week Doddy looks at the world’s most expensive headset, the custom bike building program from Commencal, an updated double barrelled air shock from Cane...
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