Mountain Bike Reviews Forum banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-20 of 28 Results
  1. Wanted
    I'm looking for the discontinued Park Tool FRS-1 repair stand. If you have one and are interested in selling it, please contact me! https://www.parktool.com/product/frame-repair-stand-frs-1
  2. News & Reviews
    Park Tool has announced four new tools for Spring 2021. With bicycle mechanics having to work on an increased number of bikes each day, these new tools help to save time by making tools more convenient and easier to use. These products have been made available to Park Tool's worldwide network of...
  3. News & Reviews
    Best Bike Tools Getting a broken bike back to its former glory is just as rewarding to some as grabbing a coveted KOM. Well, maybe not that great, but there is pleasure found in do-it-yourself repairs. For that to happen, you need the tools, and many bike tools are very specific. Home mechanics...
  4. General Discussion
    Park Tool's Hydraulic Brake Bleed Kit Park Tool recently announced a new premium Universal Disc Brake Bleed Kit, BKD-1 (for DOT fluid), and BKM-1 (for Mineral Oil). These kits are designed for both home and commercial use and include everything you need to bleed the most common disc brake...
  5. General Discussion
    Park Tool releases all-new T-Handle wrench sets Park Tool just released two brand spanking new T-Handle wrench sets and boy do they look great. THH-1 and THT-1 Sliding THandle Wrench sets. These new tools feature premium materials, an anodized aluminum Speed Spinner and a sliding handle to...
  6. General Discussion
    2020 Park Tool Community Tool Grants Park Tool is pleased to announce the application period for their 2020 Community Tool Grants will open November 1, 2019, and run until December 31, 2019. Now in its fifth year, the Park Tool Community Tool Grants award ten non-profits with bicycle tools...
  7. General Discussion
    Best of: Bike cleaning tools It's end of summer now and everything's been dusty. Cleaning has been simpler with brushing, wiping or a simple rinse. But as the seasons are changing with more rain and moisture so will our bike washing habits. First and foremost, our lube has to change from very...
  8. General Discussion
    Best of Bike Tools series: Bike Pumps and Inflators Getting air in your tires isn't the sexiest conversation but its something that cyclist do almost every day. So why not get the best, most efficient equipment for the task? Now, each rider and riding style has different needs. Do you need...
  9. Tooltime
    What Is It Park Tool redesigned its popular workstand with teardrop tubes and beefed up legs, aiming to deliver a bombproof option for the home mechanic. The simple three legged system accompanied by a stout adjustable upright column creates a solid platform capable of handling bikes up to 80...
  10. General Discussion
    Tool series: Best Tools for the trailhead and pack Are you the type of rider that likes to prepare for anything? Do you like to help out on group rides and operate as your ride's defacto mechanic? Well, don't just grab a duffle of random tools - you need to know what kind of procedures you're...
  11. Misc Components
    Practical Bling (click to enlarge). Updated: Dec 22, 2017 Industry Nine Matchsticks There's something special about heading out for a ride with nothing on your back, and that has prompted a surge of integrated storage solutions. The new Matchstick thru-axles from Industry Nine take that...
  12. Where are the Best Deals?
    Mavic XA Pro Shoes A new shoe in the line, Mavic's XA Pro is adventure inspired and ready to ride or walk. A carbon composite internal plate provides pedaling efficiency, while Contagrip rubber on the sole gives traction in wet or dry conditions. The upper's thermal bonded construction combines...
  13. Misc Components
    With the addition of a chain breaker, Fix It Stick now offers almost every tool you'd need on a ride. Fix it Sticks Clever Chain Tool Fix It Sticks utilizes two interlocking metal drivers to form a T-handle. At each end of the wrench, there's room for a different bit. To expand the product's...
  14. Misc Components
    Abbey's new dust seals are only available in a 32 and 35mm versions. We may see other sizes available in the future. Abbey Seal Driver Abbey has a number of new tools designed in collaboration with RockShox. First up, the new Flangeless Dust Seal Installation tool. It's available in either a...
  15. Misc Components
    During our tours of duty at Eurobike and Interbike this year, we saw loads of new products designed to ease the burden of wrenching on your bike. Whether you need a simple multi-tool or you're looking for a shop quality bearing puller, check out part one of our two-part mega-roundup of...
  16. Misc Components
    When walking the aisles at the Interbike trade show, it's easy to get caught up in the latest and greatest new products. But it's very possible your best option is not buying all new gear, but upgrading your current equipment. Indeed, it is often cheaper to upgrade then buy new. Take PUSH...
  17. Misc Components
    Park Tool introduces a host of new tools, as well as key updates to existing products in its enormous line of home and commercial shop tool solutions. Video: New Park Tool GG-1 Grease Gun, CM-25 Chain Scrubber, IR-1.2 Internal Routing System and Adhesives The one and only Calvin Jones, head...
  18. Misc Components
    The handle of this chrome tool steel wrench is made from stained American white oak (click to enlarge). Abbey Bike Tools Many newer pedals no longer incorporate 15mm wrench flats. Instead, they use either a 6 or 8mm hex head for installation. To keep up with the times, Abbey's new BBQ Pedal...
  19. Misc Components
    Figuring out holiday gift ideas for enthusiasts can be a challenge. How do you know what's really good? How do you know if the mountain biker on your list already has something? Are you going to have to take out a second mortgage to surprise or impress your favorite rider? Well, here are a few...
  20. Misc Components
    Just like clearing that tricky climb without dabbing, there's something tremendously satisfying about having the right tool for the job. Not only does it simplify general maintenance, but it makes wrenching feel like less of a chore. Here are 10 great gift ideas for the gearhead in your life...
1-20 of 28 Results
Top