how not to oil your bike

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an interview of a road side cycle walla in Pune Good tutorial on how you should not oil a bicycle. content from Swajana, a team whose goal is to show daily life in India through the eyes of people who actually live there.

Trek 3700 review – an update

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The Trek 3700 review has been updated with some technical information about the bike and the ride that the bike offers. Scroll towards the end to check it out. Feedback more than welcome as it would help make future bike reviews more useful.

Running vs Cycling

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Quite a few of our customers are runners who are looking to use the bicycle as a means to cross train. Cycling and running are complimentary with respect to the muscle groups they exercise. Came across this interesting article by Dave Moulton, an ex frame builder, who writes about Running vs Cycling: Burning Calories a very interesting read.

Saddle Bags

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Saddle Bags galore Saddle Bags are these really useful pouches that sit just below the saddle, used to carry paraphernalia you would need when you ride out – puncture kit, tools, money etc. Due to the lack of nice Saddle Bags available here, BumsOnTheSaddle decided to go ahead and make our own. My Saddle bag turned inside out (click for …

The Fuel 30

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Trek Fuel 30 The Trek 30, a full suspension bike, was recently released for the Indian market. The Bike is priced at Rs. 33,165 The FUEL 30 specs Frameset Sizes 15.5,17.5,19.5” Frame Fuel Alpha alum Front Suspension RST Capa C7 / 75mm w/adj Rear Suspension Coil spring / KS-261 w/adjustable preload Colors Chi.Red Wheels Wheels Alloy hubs; Matrix 550 rims …

on CNN IBN and on NDTV

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Nikhil biking to work BumsOnTheSaddle were recently featured on CNN IBN – as Bangalore IT Professionals cycle towards a green future Unable to watch the video on the site though. Its basically Nikhil speaking about why we started BumsOnTheSaddle and why we believe biking in Bangalore will work. just a few days before this we were also featured on NDTV …

Testing bikes

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www.testrider.com Waiting for TestRider.com to come up. The currently available video, a review of full carbon clinchers, looks really professional. This is something that we at BumsOnTheSaddle have been meaning to add to our blog. Bike reviews and videos on DIY projects with your bike etc etc. As always, contributions are more than welcome.

bike to work ?

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Das paid us a visit looking for some bicycle accessories and before long we found a common interest – promoting the cycling community. Here

the new Trek 3700’s

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the new 3700 and the old 3700 The Trek 2008 models have started trickling through with some minor changes compared to the 2007 models. before and now The Bontrager seats are no longer embroidered. Hardly makes a difference to your butt whether the seat is embroidered or not, but looks like there is a conscious decision to cost the costs. …