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How to Convert a Coaster Bike to Freewheel

As experienced riders, most of us have probably ridden a coaster bike at some point in time. These bikes are ideal for kids because they are simple and easy to ride. Moreover, their braking mechanism – one of their most distinctive features – is not complex to understand and does not require a lot of […]

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My Rear Derailleur Won’t Shift to the Highest Gear- How Do I Fix It?

How to Fix a Derailleur that does not Shift to the Highest Gear Bicycle mechanisms are quite simple to understand. However easy to get as they are, it may have happened to you that you could not fix something that was malfunctioning in your ride. Fortunately for us, who love doing our repairs on our […]

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How To Drill a Bike Lock When The Key Is Lost

Introduction- How To Drill a Bike Lock When The Key Is Lost Drilling of a lock is used as a last resort to gain entry to locks that did not open through other means. This is because drilling a lock will destroy the locking plug but leave the mechanism in working order. Some of the […]

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Why should I choose a step-through bike? [Guest Post]

By Andrew Mathon With the escalation of technology, the world is seeing more variety in the area of e-bikes. E-bikes are providing a convenient and decent method to move around, and that includes electric step-through bikes. This is a positive development not only for the physical appearance of e-bikes but also their quality performance. Even […]

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How To Paint A Chrome Bike [Guest Infographics]

By Halona Kasa Chrome stands for chromium, which is a naturally occurring element. As a pure substance, chromium has limited use – you may find it in supplements since small amounts of it are necessary for human health. More commonly, chromium is used in manufacturing industries. It may be mixed with steel to form a […]

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How to Wear a Full-Face Helmet With Glasses

Guest Contribution By Bernita Fregoso If you wear eye glasses and find it a hassle fitting them on while wearing a full-face helmet, you are not alone. A considerable number of people wear prescribed glasses due to myopia or other issues with their vision. This could pose a challenge for those who also ride bicycles […]

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How to Choose an Electric Scooter [Guest Post]

By Steve Davis Electric scooters are becoming increasingly popular, but there is a lot of misinformation out there about them. Choosing an can be difficult. There are so many choices and brands to choose from that it’s hard to know where to start. We’ve put together this guide on how to choose an electric scooter […]

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How to Transport an Adult Tricycle

Adult tricycles are commonly used by older adults and people with stability problems. A tricycle is like a bicycle except that it has three tires – one in front and two at the back. With this design, an is safer and more stable than a bicycle. However, like a bicycle, it still has pedals and […]

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How to Make your Bicycle Look Like a Motorcycle

Bicycles aren’t motorcycles, but if you love the simplicity and low cost of your bicycle yet prefer the power and sound of a motorcycle, you are not alone. Bicycle riders have been using different hacks to make their bicycles look like motorcycles for a long time. This is especially common among kids – but the […]

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How to Fix a Broken Presta Valve

Introduction – How to Fix a Damaged Presta Valve If you own a bicycle, one of the things you must know is how to re-inflate the tires whenever they lose pressure. In that case, you will need to know how to work a tire valve. While many bicycles use Schrader valves, others use Presta valves. […]

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