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Components 101 - bicycle wheels
Components 101: Learn the basics about bike wheels before we go all technical
Cycle wheel hub
Hub
Components 101: Learn the basics about hubs before we go all technical
Spokes
Components 101: Learn the basics about spokes before we go all technical
Rims - components 101
Rim
Components 101: Learn the basics about wheel rims before we go all technical
Cycle tyre sizes
The markings on tyres cause untold confusion. Did you know that some tyres marked 28" are actually much less than 27 inches diameter, or that 26×1.5 and 26×1½ are two completely different sizes!
Bicycle mudguards
Components 101: Learn the basics about mudguards before we go all technical

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