Below crank Installation, headset, fork and stem installation seems to be the second most tedious process of putting a new bike together. Instead of running through a pictorial “How to”, we got Gus Lanzilotta on the floor to run you through a proper install. At Profile, we use Deco FuForks […]
In the era of 9 and 10 inch tall bars and the leverage they create against your stem, proper stem cap on bar installation has never been more imperative. The three most important tips: 1. Make sure your bolts are greased (to create optimum and even thread bite, and to […]
Which Profile or Madera hub guard will work for you? We here at Profile/Madera make quite a few hub guards. Basically, we’ve tried to create an option that works for everyone riding our hubs. Some riders would rather have plastic (to avoid the potential snagging that can occur when using […]
One thing that we’ve learned from rider input is that comparative to other Freecoasters, the Zcoaster is a pretty simple mechanism that calls for minimal maintenance. Unless there is a malfunction inside the hub, the best recommendation for maintenance is to not take it apart. We got together with both […]
Thanks to Bmx Ultra for this informative piece on maintenance of the rear Profile Elite Hub. We hope this helps…Have a look!