A Canadian manufacturer of components. Their kit increases and quality and cost from apex, rival, force, red.
Traditionally bikes were made of steel. The sleek frames of old demonstrate that with a limited amount of material you can create a rigid and strong frame (three times as strong and twice as stiff as aluminium!). The major disadvantage is that steel rusts.
Fastens the steerer to the handlebar.
A wide variety of sunglasses have been worn by cyclists throughout the ages. Many have gone down in fashion folklore and others have moved more into the mainstream.
A spring mechanism attached to the forks which aims to protect the bike and/or rider from the effects of the terrain.