Tool Tuesday :: Replaceable Bit Fix It Sticks

Tool Tuesday :: Replaceable Bit Fix It Sticks

As a girl who spent half her childhood under the hood of a car with Dad, I have a long history of grease stained pants and a youthful giddiness around finding a handy new tool. It’s no secret. I like tools. The kind you use to fix things. Recently, I’ve...
Tool Tuesday :: Cat’s Tongue Towels

Tool Tuesday :: Cat’s Tongue Towels

Perfect for: Girls prone to getting greasy Why I love them: They just get the job done easily Some of the goo and gunk that we get caked with when working on our bikes is nigh impossible to get rid of without a heavy-duty lazer peel. We've all got our tricks...

Tool Tuesday :: Park Tool Dag-2

Tool: Park Tool DAG-2 Derailleur Hanger Alignment Gauge Job:  To align your derailleur hanger. Thumps Up:  The DAG-2 is an updated version of the classic DAG-1 alignment gauge.  The DAG-2 is just as simple and effective to use as the original, but it’s been designed...

Tool Tuesday :: DT Swiss Analog Spoke Tensiometer

Tool: DT Swiss Analog Spoke Tensiometer Job: To measure spoke tension for optimal wheel building and truing. Thumps Up: Any good mechanic knows the importance of using a tensiometer when building or truing wheels. The DT Swiss Analog tensiometer is an easy to use,...

Tool Tuesday :: Lezyne Pedal Rod

Tool: Lezyne Pedal Rod Job:  To install and remove pedals. Thumps Up:  Most pedal wrenches are pretty similar in design and size.  Lezyne’s Pedal Rod, however, steps it up a notch.  It’s available in two versions: the CNC which has an aluminum handle and the Classic...

Tool Tuesday :: Portland Design Works 3Wrencho

Tool: Portland Design Works 3wrencho (coated) Job:  To help you remove your wheel and change a flat tire. Thumps Up:  PDW’s 3wrencho is an excellent tool.  Instead of carrying both a tire lever and a 15mm wrench to change a flat, I now only have to carry one tool.  It...