One thing I’m keen on is avoiding holes in my down tube caused by flyng rocks. On my Nukeproof I forgot to stick an old tyre on the down tube at Afan once and had to pull a rock out of the underside of the bike, after it had flicked up and embedded itself. Lesson learnt, wear protection. Continue reading “Aldi “So Crafty” down tube guard”
Having spent some time in the shed, its only right and proper that I spend some time out on the trails. So far I’ve been out for 2 local rides and 5 rides up in the Lakes on the Crafty, which gives a good early impression of where things are going and what tweak things might need. This is all on 29″ wheels. b+ later, proper wheels first.
So on the R+ the cranks that come stock are RaceFace AEffect jobs Continue reading “Quick crank upgrade”