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The Custom Road Bike
By (author): Guy Andrews

ISBN:

9781856698139

Product Form:

Paperback

Form detail:

Trade
Paperback , Trade
English
Mar 14, 2012
Print Run: 2500
$42.95 CAD
Out of stock indefinitely

Dimensions:

10.75in x 8.5 x 1.13 in | 1080 gr

Page Count:

224 pages

Illustrations:

251 color illustrationsUnspecified, see description
Laurence King Publishing
SPORTS & RECREATION / Cycling
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.

Guy Andrews is Editor ofRouleur magazine. He has been an editor and writer on cycling for the last fifteen years.

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