Is Degreasing Your Chain A Waste Of Time? | The GCN Tech Clinic

Published on April 4th 2018

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Jon is back in the Tech Clinic, this week he's answering your questions on degreasing chains, using modern cables on old bikes, and handlebar safety. Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech The GCN Shop: http://gcntech.co/22 Constantly degreasing then re-lubing your chain can feel like a waste of time, just taking lube off then putting it back on! So is it actually worth the effort? Jon answers this and a load of cycling tech questions this week in the Tech Clinic. Don't forget to keep your questions coming in on our channel or across our social media using the hashtag #askgcntech If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 http://gcntech.co/23 Watch more on GCN Tech... New Shimano 105 http://gcntech.co/shimano105 📹 Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ 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 mountain biking tech. Facebook - http://gcntech.co/gcntechfb Instagram - http://gcntech.co/gcntechinsta Twitter - http://gcntech.co/gcntechtwee