Can You Mount Brake Callipers Differently On Your Road Bike? | GCN Tech Clinic

Published on June 6th 2018


Jon's back in the tech clinic, and this week we're talking brake calliper position, can you fit your rim brake callipers on the other side of the seat stays and fork to make the bike more aero? Subscribe: The GCN Shop: That's not all though, Jon is also answering your questions on tubular tyre glueing, using ceramic specific brake pads on normal rims, and whether you can 'bodge' a tubeless setup on the road using normal clincher tyres. Don't forget to keep all your questions coming in across the channel using the hashtag #askgcntech If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 Watch more on GCN Tech... GCN Tech Show Ep. 22 📹 Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech goes deeper into the bikes, kit and technology stories that matter. GCN Tech is utterly obsessed with seeking out and showcasing the best in bikes, tech, products and upgrades. Everywhere. Every week. From news and rumours, first ride exclusives, how-tos, the weekly GCN Tech Show, pro bikes, set-up tips and more, we geek out over the tiny details that can make the big differences to you. With years of racing and industry expertise, we also bring you instructive maintenance videos to hone your mechanical skills, as well as behind the scenes factory tours and in-depth analysis of kit chosen by the pro peloton to keep your finger on the pulse of cycling’s latest technological innovations. Engage with us every week on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on cycling tech. Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -