Talking Torque With Park Tool's Calvin Jones | GCN Tech Show Ep.167

Published on March 4th 2021


A good Torque wrench is an invaluable tool for any bike mechanic. Basically every bolt on your bike will have a torque setting, and exceeding this can have disastrous consequences! On this week's GCN Tech show, Ollie & Alex talk to someone who really knows their stuff - Park Tool's director of education; Calvin Jones - to talk torque. Subscribe to GCN+ for cycling as you have never seen it before! Live racing, shows & cycling adventure films: Get involved with this week's show over on the GCN App! Which bolt type is your favourite? Vote in the poll: This week's upgrades: This week's bike vault: Subscribe: The GCN Shop: #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike 0:00 Intro 0:28 Which Italian bike brand is the coolest? 1:16 Adam Hansen's TT Bike - Hot or Not? 1:37 Talking Torque with Calvin Jones 12:10 This week's Poll 12:20 Hot Tech 17:55 Snacks of the week 19:45 Upgrades 22:36 Bike Vault If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_The Street Performer (Sting) - Martin Gauffin.wav ES_Just for Show - Martin Landstrom.wav ES_Human Bite Food 25 - SFX Producer.wav ES_Glass Clink Empty - SFX Producer.wav ES_Game Show (Indie Pop Version) - Joel Jungell.wav ES_Captain Fancy Fever - Wanda Shakes.wav ES_Almost Done - Riverworn.wav ES_When We Were Younger (Instrumental Version) - Loving Caliber.mp3 ES_Way Back Then - Martin Carlberg.mp3 ES_When We Were Kids 3 - Martin Carlberg.mp3 ES_Into My Head (Instrumental Version) - Eden Maze.wav ES_Afternoon Fireworks - Duke Herrington.wav ES_A Nifty Piece of Work - The New Fools.wav Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech is the only channel you need for all things bike tech – past, present and future. Simply put, we’re obsessed with tech: we seek out and showcase the best in bikes, components, tech, accessories, upgrades and more from races and events, tech shows and product launches across the globe to bring you the best in road bike technology. We’ve also got great maintenance videos to help you get the most from your bike; pro-bike tours from all the biggest races; special features and the weekly GCN Tech Show. We also take a deeper look into the future of cycling, apps, smart tech and virtual riding. Join us on the channel and the GCN App to submit your content, vote on the latest tech and keep abreast of exciting new trends. GCN Japan: GCN Italia: Suscribirse a GCN en Español: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter -