Is Steel Real? | 6 Things You Didn't Know About Steel

Published on February 6th 2017


The popularity of high-end steel bike frames has risen from the ashes in recent years. Simon Richardson tells you 6 things you may not know about the traditional tubing material. Subscribe to GCN: Get exclusive GCN gear in the GCN shop! Ex-Professional Cyclist Simon Richardson explains some key facts about steel bicycles and why they are still a popular choice for a traditionalist. Particularly those who wish to have a frame built to their exact needs. Simon explores topics such as: - Is Steel Real? - Is Steel Heavy? - Is Steel Comfortable? - Is Steel Customisable? - Can Steel Be Repaired? - Can Steel Rust? Let us know what you think of steel frames in the comments below! 👇 Watch more on GCN... 5 Things You Didn't Know About Aluminium 📹 7 Things You Didn't Know About Carbon Fiber 📹 Music: Kir Royale - Arthur Pochon Photos: © Bettiniphoto / & ©Tim De Waele /