Mistake to avoid when upgrading bike components
Feeling motivated to jump back on your bike you bought in 2000? Good news is that bikes have improved. I’m not judging the age of your bike since I still...Read more
Bike Pedals - Can you lose power with lateral motion?
Do you lose power with lateral moving pedals? One question that I love to answer when customers ask is about power. Seeing the bike pedals move side to side...Read more
AUGUST 2017 PATENT OF THE MONTH-BIKE FITTING MEASUREMENT TOOL FOR PEDALS
A PEDAL-FITTING APPARATUS FOR DYNAMICALLY FITTING A GENERALLY LATERALLY-MOVING BICYCLE PEDAL TO AN INDIVIDUAL CYCLIST. ALTHOUGH THE PEDAL-FITTING APPARATUS IS ILLUSTRATED IN THE FIGURES WITH A TRADITIONAL “FLAT” PEDAL BODY,...Read more
BIKE CARRIER FOR RAILROAD
THOMAS COLEMAN DU PONT, of Johnstown, Pennsylvania invented a bicycle-carrier for the purpose of carrying a bike on a train or streetcar. This patent was filed on September 29, 1897...Read more
THE DAY MY DAUGHTER’S LEMONADE STAND OUTSOLD OUR GLOBAL BUSINESS
2016 will go down as the summer of heat. Record breaking temperatures inspires a lemonade stand moguls dreams to come true. Arriving home one recent hot Friday, I noticed a...Read more
220-221-WHATEVER IT TAKES
In 1983 there was a classic John Hughes movie called “Mr. Mom” staring Michael Keaton. The movie is about a recently laid off dad who decides to stay at home...Read more
HUMAN PERFORMANCE STUDY ON LATERAL PEDALS BY KENNETH SPARKS, PH.D.
Ken Sparks Report – This link is for the data and research conducted by Professor Kenneth Sparks of Cleveland State University. This bicycle pedal study where data was obtained for the...Read more