Quad Lock iphone Case & Bike Mount Kit Review

the best bike mount for your iphone 6 7

Quad Lock claim their phone case and mounting kit as the lightest, strongest and most secure available. It’s nothing new for a manufacturer to claim their product is the best available. But, as soon as you have the Quad Lock kit in your hands you know this products claims are true. Quad Lock Phone¬†Mount Quad … Read more…

Surly Troll / World Troller Touring Bike Build Part 3

Maybe the best go anywhere off road cycle touring bike - The Surly Troll World Troller

Building my Surly Troll / World Troller part 1 looked at the decision process leading to choosing this go anywhere touring bike frame. It also covered the use of S&S Couplers and reasons to chose a Surly Troll over the Surly World Troller. Part 2 looked at the key decisions in fitting a Rolhoff internal … Read more…

MODUAL – A Different Bicycle Multi-Tool

a different type of cycling bike multi tool system by Altum Designs The Modual

I was sent the following release by Altum Designs. The MODUAL range is the London based companies first product and very promising it looks too. It’s a different type of bicycle multi-tool compared to the switch-out tool cluster we’re all use to. As the name suggests, this is more of a modular Tool System (MTS) … Read more…

Surly Troll / World Troller Touring Bike build – Part 2

surly tugnut with rohloff on a surly world troller troll

In part 1 I wrote about the decision making process when choosing a touring bike frame, in my case the (Surly Troll / World Troller). Although really, the first decision to make is which wheel size suits the type of touring you have planned. This article looks at my choice of wheels and drive-train, individual … Read more…