Karan Bhuta Reviews

I’m sure everyone remembers their “bicycling days”. Most of us don’t realize it, but the bicycle was and will always be every child’s most sought after toy. We spent quite a large chunk of our childhood riding a bike! From learning how to cross roads to finding those shortcuts around your house the bicycle was often our best buddy. Most …

PEDRO’S CHAIN MACHINE REVIEW – good cleaning tools for bicycle maintainance

Karan Bhuta Reviews

A clean bike is a happy bike! Keeping your bike clean is an essential part of bicycle maintenance ensuring better performance, increased safety, easier repairs, increased life of all parts of the bike, and more fun on your next ride! The Pedro’s Chain machine tool (link) equipped with its 104 counter clock-wise rotating brushes is the perfect tool to get …

Chain and Lube: Pedro’s Syn lube review – for the worst riding conditions

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  The Pedro’s Syn lube is one of the few super long lasting lubricants for wet riding condition. Although it would have been awesome to test this out in a super wet area of India like Cherrapunji we are limited to Bangalore’s crazy weather. This lube will outperform anything you tried before in harsh conditions. The staying power and extremely …

Clean and Lube: Pedro’s ChainJ lubricant review – the perfect all rounder

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Pedro’s Chainj is a propriety vegetable/synthetic chain lubricant engineered with negative charged molecules which not only associate ionically with metal surfaces creating a protective barrier but also assist in keeping it there. The vegetable/synthetic base of the oil offers superior oxidation and corrosion protection. Meant to be used in both dry and wet conditions this lube is the perfect all-round …

Review: Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyres

Suraj LN Swamy Product Launch, Reviews

The Schwalbe Marathon Plus Tyres are essentially heavy duty, seemingly bullet proof ultra reliable commu-touring tyres that inspire unprecedented confidence without feeling sluggish or barge-like, as the 970g weight for a pair would imply. Available for online purchase with free shipping all across India (link) BumsOnTheSaddle would like to congratulate Sandeep Seth on finishing the Tour of Nilgiris 2014, one …

Review: Bicycle Lights – CATEYE Volt 300

Suraj LN Swamy Reviews

The CATEYE VOLT 300. Available online at: Amazing to know how this sleek head light can emit about 300 lumens of light! We recently got our hands on the CATEYE Volt300 and decided to test it out on our weekly wednesday night rides. The Volt300 is a rechargeable headlight with a quick charge battery that can detect a high powered …

Gear Review – Zixtro Flash smart phone/mobile phone holder for bicycles

Rohan Kini Product Launch, Reviews

Gear Review of the Zixtro Flash Smart Phone/Mobile phone holder for bicycles by Shankar Shastry, an avid mountain biker based out of Bangalore who loves touring and owns an enviable fleet of bikes!  You can follow Shankar and his bicycling exploits on his awesome blog – MyMyBikeAndTouring. No guesses as to what Shankar is passionate about :) Over to you Shankar! …

Bike Porn – KHS Alite 150

Rohan Kini Product Launch, Reviews

Some nice pictures of the KHS Alite 150 that we shot at BumsOnTheSaddle recently. Do read up our review on the KHS Alite 150 if you are interested in this bike! [galleryview id=1]

KHS Alite 150 Bike Review

Rohan Kini Reviews

KHS Alite 150 The KHS Alite 150 is an entry level MTB that is very popular with new riders across India. Can’t decide between a trail bike or a commuter? Getting onto the KHS Alite 150 would be a good choice – The light weight Aluminum frame, multiple frame sizes and quality components ensure a comfortable ride. Ride Experience The …