The Custom Road Bike

The Custom Road Bike

Author: Guy Andrews

Publisher: Laurence King Publishing

ISBN: 1856698130

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

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This lavishly illustrated book reveals the state of the art of the custom racing bicycle. Chapter by chapter, the book builds up the complete guide to specifying and buying your dream bike. Each chapter covers a particular part of the bike, from frames to forks, headsets, wheels, tyres, hubs, gear components, chains, brakes, saddles, handlebars, pedals and accessories. There are also interviews with and opinions from the top designers and manufacturers. There is advice on getting your own frame custom measured and made and which bike is suited to particular riders and different disciplines. In addition, professional mechanics show the details, special tools and secrets behind making racing bikes run like clockwork. The Custom Road Bike is the deluxe guide to creating the ideal road bike, whether it's for weekend racing or a stage of the Tour de France.
The Custom Road Bike
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Guy Andrews
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-28 - Publisher: Laurence King Publishing

This lavishly illustrated book reveals the state of the art of the custom racing bicycle. Chapter by chapter, the book builds up the complete guide to specifying and buying your dream bike. Each chapter covers a particular part of the bike, from frames to forks, headsets, wheels, tyres, hubs, gear
Custom Bicycles
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Christine Elliott, David Jablonka, The Images Publishing Group
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Images Publishing

A unique study of the names and bikes of the world's most famous, innovative and legendary makers of contemporary bespoke bicycles.
BMW Custom Motorcycles
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Uli Cloesen
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-15 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

BMWs in custom guise – does it work? This book, the first of its kind solely devoted to the BMW custom bike scene, proves it does! Features stunning images of customized BMW singles, twins and fours from contributors around the globe, many complemented by owner’s stories and technical descriptions.
Zinn & the Art of Road Bike Maintenance
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Lennard Zinn
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Velopress

From shifters to derailleurs, pedals to handlebars, this book covers every component of a road bike, lists the tools bike owners need to tackle simple and advanced projects, and demonstrates with 295 detailed illustrations how to work on each part.
Road Bike Maintenance
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Guy Andrews
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

An illustrated guide to bike repairs and tips on how to identify a problem before it becomes costly.