Posted by: audaxing | March 27, 2016

Fettling before the Valley of the Rocks

Yikes! It’s the “Valley of the Rocks” 200km next weekend. My bike needs to be in first class condition for it but I’ve been riding it all winter. So some TLC is required

  • tighten up the lockring on the cassette
  • rear wheel off

    rear wheel off

  • fit new brake blocks front and rear
  • New Brake Blocks

    New Brake Blocks

  • new chain
  • New Chain

    New Chain

  • finally got around to cutting down the steerer
  • fresh grease in the headset
  • fitted a star fangled washer instead of the some what flaky Hope Hed Doctor

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