Bicycle Technology: Understanding the Modern Bicycle and its Components

Bicycle Technology: Understanding the Modern Bicycle and its Components

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by Rob van der Plas, Stuart Baird
     
 

This book helps the interested cyclist select the best components and gives technical insights into the way they work. Essential background information for anyone interested in the technical aspects of the modern bike and its development throughout history. Illustrated with over 900 line drawings and photographs with clear explanatory captions.  See more details below

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This book helps the interested cyclist select the best components and gives technical insights into the way they work. Essential background information for anyone interested in the technical aspects of the modern bike and its development throughout history. Illustrated with over 900 line drawings and photographs with clear explanatory captions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781892495662
Publisher:
Cycle Publishing
Publication date:
08/15/2010
Series:
Cycling Resources
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Rob van der Plas is a mechanical engineer with a passion for the bicycle. His earlier books include Bicycle Technology, The Penguin Bicycle Handbook, The Mountain Bike Book, Bicycle Repair, Simple Bicycle Repair, and Mountain Bike Maintenance.

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Bicycle Technology: Understanding the Modern Bicycle and its Components 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
ShawnM More than 1 year ago
This book is about how bikes work and not how to fix them. Its rare to see a book like this as the vast majority of bicycle books are either how to ride faster or fix something. A fun read, especially if you like to build bicycles.