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9 votes
2 answers
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Are these shallow gouges and imperfections on a new carbon fork steerer benign or serious?

8 votes
1 answer
142 views

What is this headset's name per the Standardized Headset Identification System

6 votes
3 answers
2k views

Are crown races interchangeable?

5 votes
4 answers
1k views

Suggestions for removing a crankset from 1980s-era bike

5 votes
5 answers
194 views

portable bicycle tool storage / organizer bag / tote

4 votes
1 answer
605 views

Slotted or unslotted crown race with tapered carbon steerers

4 votes
1 answer
610 views

Loctite and brakes

4 votes
2 answers
21k views

Chain size designations e.g. 1/2 x 3/32 : how to measure?

4 votes
1 answer
2k views

JIS and ISO square taper

3 votes
2 answers
456 views

Please describe what an integrated bottom bracket is

3 votes
2 answers
762 views

What are these cable "unions" called

3 votes
2 answers
1k views

mechanical disc brakes and bikes with internal cable routing

3 votes
1 answer
1k views

what does "pre-bled" mean in the context of a cable-actuated hydraulic disc brake

3 votes
2 answers
354 views

What size chain for Shimano CS-M7771-10 (11-36T) cassette?

3 votes
2 answers
139 views

Is there a BB tool that has the Park BBT-69.2 16-notch pattern but can be used with a BB with spindles?

2 votes
1 answer
66 views

Are these devices cable quick-disconnects or adjusters?

2 votes
1 answer
653 views

Is there a compression plug designed to be an alternative to star-fangled nuts on metal steering tubes

2 votes
1 answer
172 views

How to identify whether a TRP Spyre mechanical disc brake is the post-recall version?

2 votes
2 answers
606 views

What is the reference unit of the kgf reading on the Park spoke tension chart?

2 votes
2 answers
262 views

cartridge bottom bracket bearing "hitch" or slight grinding feeling in one spot when the spindle is turned by finger pressure

2 votes
1 answer
134 views

Is there a cable-stop variant for the screw-in internal routing ports?

2 votes
1 answer
2k views

is there such as thing as a tapered-to-straight adapter for MTB headset?

2 votes
5 answers
277 views

what features do I give up if I buy the mechanical disc brake caliper costing one fourth that of another manufacturer?

2 votes
2 answers
1k views

Is a "universal" rotor compatible with all types of disc pads?

2 votes
1 answer
69 views

is the dry blue manufacturer-applied threadlocker the "stick" version?

2 votes
1 answer
276 views

How to remove rear wheel of old school Brompton 3-speed

2 votes
2 answers
271 views

skinny inner tube for 650b (38-584) tire?

1 vote
0 answers
46 views

Schwalbe tires stored in a dark humid basement for over 10 years: possible to tell if they're safe to ride? [duplicate]

1 vote
3 answers
2k views

Very short travel minimalist suspension fork for rails-to-trails riding

1 vote
1 answer
187 views

NuVinci continuous shifter