Articles by Matthew Ford

What can mechanics teach us about wheel truing?

When you tighten a spoke, what happens to the other spokes in the wheel? Wheel truing can be a finicky and delicate task. But with a basic knowledge of the mechanics at play you can true your own wheels better than a robot.

Celebrating National Ferris Wheel Day

It's overshadowed by Valentine's Day, but National Ferris Wheel day is a chance the celebrate our love for the enduring pleasure and intricate mechanics of large wheels.