A warm spell across much of the country sent avid cyclists scurrying for some coveted “outside time”. I was not immune to such persuasions. The scene here is from Iowa on a foggy, mild mid-December day. Discuss and share your pictures, questions, and thoughts about gravel rides on the Riding Gravel Forum.
Author Archive | Guitar Ted
<Back to News Home | Do you need to be able to consistently set your tire pressures with an accuracy of .05psi? Do you want a pump gauge with 1/2 psi accuracy that is reliable down to 4psi? Well step this way and see the Silca Ultimate LP. Obviously the Silca Ultimate pump preceded this […]
<Back to News Home | It is no secret that bicycle companies are looking for more sales in what industry analysts all agree is a “flat market’ for sales growth. That means that sometimes we see some strange marketing ideas and things are not quite what they are presented to be in a ploy to […]
<Back to News Home | StaFast Suspension Stem Debuts- by Guitar Ted Allsop, Girvin, JD Components, Softride…… You “old school” mountain bikers know what I’m talking about, and you probably are either shuddering at the memories of riding one of those components or are enjoying a wry smile and thinking derisive thoughts. It’s fair to […]
<Back to News Home | Raleigh Makes A Distinction Between CX And Gravel Bikes- by Guitar Ted As time went on in the 2000’s and gravel riding became more popular it was becoming apparent that the machines we were riding were not the best suited to the task. The bicycles we used “worked”, that much […]
<Back to News & Reviews Home | TRP Spyre Quick Review: by Guitar Ted Many folks have asked me over the time I have had my Tamland Two about the brakes on it. The TRP Spyre calipers are a unique brake and are a direct competitor with the aging Avid BB-7 mechanical brake. Okay, let’s […]