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...
10 Emergency Road-Side Maintenance Tips for Cyclists

10 Emergency Road-Side Maintenance Tips for Cyclists

This post originally appeared on Naked Women's Racing blog. Read the original post here.  Rachel has had her fair share of mishaps while riding in the dirt and on the road. Here’s her top 10 road side maintenance tips, and yes, they all have...

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 :: Park Tool Magnetic Parts Bowl

Tool: Park Tool Magnetic Parts Bowl Job:  To hold small parts and keep them from getting lost or knocked off your bench. Thumps Up:  The Magnetic Parts Bowls is a great addition to any tool box.  It’s inexpensive and will pay for itself the first time it prevents you...

Tool Tuesday :: Pedro’s Cable Puller

Tool: Pedro’s Cable Puller Job: To hold cables taut so that you can properly adjust your brakes and derailleurs. Thumps Up: The Pedro’s Cable Puller is a very handy tool to have. It allows you to hold a cable taut with one hand, while your other hand is free to...