Profile ZCoaster

Tech Tip #48: Profile ZCoaster/Madera Gulf Coaster FAQ’s

We’ve been getting quite a few general inquiries on the Profile Zcoaster and Madera Gulf Coaster. Because both hubs are so similar, we’ve made a Q and A list below, applying to both that will hopefully clarify any questions you may have on either hub. For anything more detailed or […]

April 22, 2020

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Terry Adams: UCI World Championships, 4th place.

Just wanted to share the news that I ended up in 4th last weekend at the UCI World Championships in China. Even though I didn’t get podium, I was extremely close.  I’m happy to see all my hard work pay off from 2019. I wanted to say thanks to all […]

November 18, 2019

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Too Good! Terry Adams Via Fat Bmx

Terry’s latest build is something else. Check it out in its full glory here. Notice the solo, white Elite Front Hub. Thanks for the support, Terry! Riding shots by @nobreakschris

March 22, 2019

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Tech Tip #47: Profile ZCoaster Rebuild Tutorial

We’ve been getting quite a few inquiries on how to rebuild a Profile Zcoaster.Gus Lanzilotta has built quite a few here at the factory so we had him walk you through it.We hope this helps? For an explosion of the hub’s internals, click here:

January 21, 2019

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Chad Degroot in Cheese Town.

Get back to Wisconsin maybe once a year. This time teaming up with Active bike shop and Profile to throw a Pizza party at Telulah Skatepark in Appleton, Wisconsin. With a delayed flight the night before, I just so happened to be in Minneapolis taking the train to chill with the […]

August 7, 2018

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Profile’s Tech Tip #44: What is in a Profile ZCoaster®

Here is a photo with exploded images of the complete internals of a Profile ZCoaster® hub. ( Protected by U.S. Pat. No. 9,599,172 ) As with all Profile Racing product, you can buy replacement parts for everything we make. We also advise getting hub rebuilds done through your local bike shop as […]

February 2, 2018

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Profile’s Tech Tip #33: Profile Ratchet Rings.

We’ve been getting questions lately regarding the ratchet rings inside our cassette hubs. The most common misconception is that the ring is part of the hub shell. In fact, it’s actually a separate piece that we hand thread in with a special ratchet ring tool when building the hub. The […]

August 24, 2017

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