On a budget: XLC bicycle tool kit review

It looks just like all the other tool kits

Hey, it’s a box of tools! I have never owned this many bicycle specific tools and since I will be building the Ultimate Commuter from frame up – I will be needing them. I read a few reviews and they have all been full of misery, but for the tools you have for your money,… Continue reading On a budget: XLC bicycle tool kit review

Review: X-Tools Workshop Prep Stand

The stand offers excellent working height even for taller people and you can access the buy all around without turning it

Building or repairing a bicycle without a stand is very, very difficult if you have to do anything that requires two hands or you have to spin the wheels or pedals. As you might already know, I am a tall person (195 cm, something like 6’4″) and I don’t know anyone who likes to work… Continue reading Review: X-Tools Workshop Prep Stand