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Technique for Riding a Hybrid Bike on Trails and Switching to Knobbed Tires?

Using offroad tires will greatly improve the grip in dirt. Even with just 35mm clearance there is a great selection of appropriate tires in the gravel and cyclocross segment of the big tire ...
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Unlocking iPhone while cycling: face id vs touch id

Don't. If you need to use a phone, stop riding briefly for your own safety, and the safety of others around you.
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My MTB has slightly longer reach for my size

Once upon a time MTBs were all 26". I've had a couple and I'm 20cm taller than you. These days bigger wheels are more common for all adult riders but your frame could be the right size for you ...
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Which year was my stump jumper made?

You have an oddball there. I call them changeover bikes but you can call it what you like. Specialized has a history of building bikes with whatever they had on hand that worked. You got one of those. ...
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Technique for Riding a Hybrid Bike on Trails and Switching to Knobbed Tires?

The techniques used by gravel riders are not so different than the ones used by mountain bikers (bunny hops and their derivatives are a great way to clear obstacles, mass transfers between front and ...
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Technique for Riding a Hybrid Bike on Trails and Switching to Knobbed Tires?

I suspect you can fit tyres considerably larger than 35c. I own a pretty typical low to mid-range hybrid bike (Pinnacle Lithium 2) and I'm currently using 28" × 2.0" (700 × 48c) tyres in a ...
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Unlocking iPhone while cycling: face id vs touch id

Personally, Face ID is the only thing that works--I wear gloves when riding, and so I'd have to stop and remove a glove if I wanted to use Touch ID. It's very easy to use Face ID on the move. Just ...
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