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Thick, grippy and tacky: The joys of bar tape

With the wear and tear of riding, especially when done frequently, bar tape just naturally gets dirty, torn and ripped up over time. One of the easiest ways of making a road bike feel fresh is to strip it of its old bar tape and wrapping your drop handlebars with a new roll. 1,141 more words


What's the big deal about drop handlebars?

One of the defining traits of a road bike is the distinctive arcing shape of the handlebars. Ever wondered why they’re shaped the way they are? 1,673 more words

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