Bicycle

Wuben X1 flashlight review – promises huge visibility increase for cyclists

REVIEW – Biking in the US is a dangerous proposition in daylight. At night, it’s almost a death sentence. Being visible takes both a bright light and the ability to focus it on your road ahead as well as toward the vehicles (hopefully) sharing the road. A new light on the market, the Wuben X1 …

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This bell for your bike hides an AirTag so you can always find your ride!

NEWS – If you have a bike, then you need a bell and the AirBell is unique because it can hold an Apple AirTag (not included). That means you’ll not only be able to alert people when you’re getting ready to run them over pass them on your bike, but you can always be able …

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Stay safe and be seen with CYCL WingLights handlebar turn signals

NEWS – Visibility is a big deal when riding a bike, especially during dusk and nighttime hours. Anything you can add to your bike to ensure you are more visible to motorists is a huge plus. I came across these handlebar turn signals that I think are pretty cool. The CYCL WingLights are small lights …

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Stashers Modular Insulated Hike & Bike Adventure Bags review – EDC-C? (Every Day Cold Carry?)

REVIEW – Headed over to a friend’s house and want to bring a few cold drinks along? Oh, you’re thinking of riding your bicycle there or maybe even walking? That takes the typical cooler out of play. What if I told you that there’s a solution that’s bike and/or hike-friendly and doesn’t take up much …

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This multi-tool for cyclists takes up zero space!

NEWS – Multi-tools aren’t just for EDC gear addicts who like to have a pocketful of tools. Specialized multi-tools exist for a variety of niches like cycling. The Granite Stash RCX is a multi-tool kit that has been designed to fit inside the steering tube (frame) of your bicycle. Not storing tools in a pocket …

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Change your bicycle tire treads with a quick zip skin!

NEWS – Cyclists who like to ride their bikes on a variety of terrain will be interested in learning more about the reTyre modular bicycle zipper tire skins. From studded tires for winter roads and trails to skins for racing on gravel, reTyre skins feature a quick zip on/zip off style attachment mechanism. A set …

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Be seen day or night with these 360º illuminating Smart LED bicycle pedals

NEWS – When is a bike pedal not just a bike pedal? When it doubles as a safety feature. If you ride a bike, you know how important it is to be visible to motorists. REDSHIFT ARCLIGHT Bicycle Pedals are a great way to stay safe night or day. These solid aluminum pedals come with …

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OutdoorMaster Gem Recreational MIPS Cycling Helmet review – an incredible value you hope you never need.

REVIEW – A few months ago, I had my worst crash ever in 25 years of riding and racing bicycles.  I was riding some dirt roads in North Carolina and hit a large root hidden by leaves.  The front of the bike stopped, but I didn’t. Going about 20 mph, I flew like superman head-first …

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This mini rearview bicycle mirror attaches directly to your glasses

NEWS – A few months ago, I reported on a tiny rearview bicycle mirror that attaches to your bike’s handlebars. Several people commented that they thought the placement and size made the design less than useful. Then long-time reader Alan emailed me with what appears to be a much better design. The Specchio glasses-mounted magnetic …

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Gadgeteer team – gear we’re using in 2022 (Greg Cleveland)

ARTICLE – Spring is officially here, and in NY we’ve had a few days start to feel warm – which means it’s time to get the bike out of storage and ready for a new riding year. I’ve picked up some new tools and gear over the past year, and wanted to share some staples …

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Fanttik X8 APEX Tire Inflator Portable Air Compressor review

REVIEW – With 2 cars and 3 bikes in my garage, a tire inflator is a very necessary tool. Since I use my garage as a workshop, the cars are usually parked in the driveway and exposed to the very cold winter temps. During this past winter after prolonged exposure to extreme cold, there were …

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The JackRabbit micro e-bike is tiny and has no pedals!

NEWS – The JackRabbit electric bike is now available at https://jackrabbit.bike/ for $1199.99 and you’ll never have to pedal it. Because you can’t.  The bike should give a 12-mile range and a maximum speed of 20 mph if conditions are right, meaning a very level roadway or downhill. The bike doesn’t have great climbing capacity …

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