June

Product Review: Gear Gremlin Fury Lock and chain (£109.99)

Product Review: Gear Gremlin Fury Lock and chain (£109.99)

What’s good about the Gear Gremlin Fury Lock and chain? This is a heavy, chunky lock with a very solid feel about it and a good covering too. It’s long enough to weave through a wheel and...

Product Review: Auritech Biker earplugs (£19.95)

Product Review: Auritech Biker earplugs (£19.95)

What’s good about the Auritech Biker earplugs? You get all the benefits of permanent earplugs over disposable ones – they’re washable, don’t turn into a soggy, puffy mess if they get wet, store in a...

Product Review: Electrex World RR50 regulator-rectifier (£119.70)

Product Review: Electrex World RR50 regulator-rectifier (£119.70)

What’s good about the Electrex World RR50 regulator-rectifier? Not many miles covered on this particular specimen, but I’ve used a few Electrex World reg-recs in my part-time business building looms...

Product Review: Oxford Maximiser 3800 (£64.99)

Product Review: Oxford Maximiser 3800 (£64.99)

What’s good about the Oxford Maximiser 3800? Buying new bike batteries has to be the most soul-destroying of all biking purchases, and having ruined more than a few through neglect over the years,...

Product Review: Mammoth Security lock and chain (£39.99)

Product Review: Mammoth Security lock and chain (£39.99)

What’s good about the Mammoth Security lock and chain? You can’t argue with sub-£40 for a decent length chain. There are two bikes in my garage at the moment and at 1.8 metres the Mammoth is easily...

Product Review: Gear Gremlin 10mm Tempest disc lock (£29.99)

Product Review: Gear Gremlin 10mm Tempest disc lock (£29.99)

What’s good about the Gear Gremlin Tempest disc lock? The fluoro yellow paint is easily visible both to potential thieves, and to myself to remind me it’s there and stop me trying to ride off with it...

Product Review: Leather Genie balsam (£12.99)

Product Review: Leather Genie balsam (£12.99)

What’s good about Leather Genie balsam? An old brown leather jacket I have had hanging up on the back of my workshop door for ages, which had become dry and almost flaky looking, is now back in use. I...