Lennard Zinn, author of the most well-organized and best-illustrated guide to road bike repair and maintenance on the market, shares his wealth of road bike knowledge in this new, updated edition.
Maintaining every component of a road bike––chains, derailleurs, shifters, wheels, brakes, cranks, bottom brackets, pedals, saddles, seatposts, handlebars, stems, headsets, forks, and frames––is covered in a clear and concise manner.
Newcomers and experienced mechanics alike will benefit from the clear illustrations with exploded views of how components go together, along with practical tips on how to completely and properly maintain all aspects of a road bike.
The new 3rd edition includes Campagnolo 11-speed, Shimano Electronic Dura Ace, Sram Red and expanded Cyclocross coverage with more information on tubeless tires, tubular tires and carbon rims. Plus much more!
VELOpress (2009), Paperback, 424 pages.