Why Do Mountain Bike Helmets Have Visors

Have you ever thought about the visor on your helmet and its purpose. I have and I wondered why it is even there. Why do mountain bike helmets have visors? Mountain bicycle helmets have visors to protect the face and eyes from branches hanging low over the trail and twigs from slapping your face and poking your eyes. Visors shield …

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Why Are Mountain Bikes So Expensive

Mountain bikes can be expensive because of how each component of the bike is made. This includes the frame, wheels, handlebars, seatpost, saddle, brakes, drivetrain, suspension, fork, and tires, plus research and development costs. How these components are made and how much technology each of the components have makes a difference in how expensive a mountain bike can be. If …

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Are Mountain Bike Pedals Universal

Yes, pedals are universal for mountain bikes. But this depends on the type of crankset you have. A 1-piece crankset uses 1/2′ inch in diameter pedals. Two piece and three piece cranksets use a 9/16′ inch in diameter pedals. What is a Crankset A crankset is basically what you use to pedal your mountain bike so you can go forward. …

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Average Mountain Bike Price (with 22 examples)

Overall, the average mountain bike price is $3,831.66. On the low end this type of bike can cost $193.96, and on the high end the price can be as high as $11,999.99. All other mountain bicycles are priced somewhere in between. I got these numbers after researching 11 top popular brands. I found the most expensive bike and the cheapest …

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Do Mountain Bikes Have Kickstands

Nowadays, no. Most mountain bikes do not come with a kickstand when you first buy one. You usually need to ask the seller if they can add a kickstand to the bike you want to buy. You can also buy a kickstand separately yourself and install it on to your bicycle. Why Don’t Mountain Bikes Have Kickstands Damage frame. High …