Category: Interests

DIY Pro Race Bike Stand

Ah, the old “pro” race bike stand. People will finally stop screeching at me in the YouTube comments about how I clamp… or don’t clamp...

DIY Indoor Trainer Rocker Plate

What is a Rocker Plate? In essence, a Rocker Plate is a device which allows the trainer and bike to tilt from side to side,...

A Note On Two Piece Rear Derailleur Hangers

I have made several comments on some of my YouTube videos in regard to LightCarbon’s stock rear derailleur hanger for their gravel frame LCG-010-D. Since...

Katy Trail Preparation

With bicycle racing taking a hit in 2020 a few friends and I decided to knock a multi-day bicycling trip off of all of our...

DIY KICKR Headwind (Smart Fan)

This post will show you how to control your bicycle fan speed with your heart rate monitor. DIY KICKR Headwind Parts List ESP32 Dev Board...

Stems, Handlebars and Spacers

I always seem to get pain in between my shoulder blades and particularly my right shoulder/neck. I chalked it up to poor posture and continued...

Bike Check: Gravel Race Bike for 2020

Welcome to my 2020 gravel bike build. This started as “budget” build but quickly escalated to a ridiculously costly build. I have moved the post...