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Mirrycle Original Incredibell
$11.00 - $12.00

Don't let the small size fool you. The Original Incredibell is little, light and LOUD! Its diminutive dimensions and pivoting ringer let you mount it just about anywhere on your handlebars. A flick of your finger and the Ding! Ding! rings clear for all to hear. [more]

Park Tool Headset Wrench
$19.95

Park's versatile Headset Wrench is constructed from hardened, laser-etched steel for the maximum in durability and precision. The HCW-15 is a dual sided wrench that features a 32mm opening on one end and a 36mm opening on the other. [more]

SRAM PC-971 9-Speed Chain
$23.00

SRAM’s PC-971 Chain delivers light weight, strength and smoothness to your drivetrain. Its nickel-plated sideplates provide faster and more accurate shifting plus excellent reliability. And, with its great PowerLink, you don’t even need tools to install it. [more]

Park Tool Crown Race Setting System (1.25, 1.5-inch)
$83.49

Quickly, safely and easily set your crown race on 1.5-inch steerer tubes with Park's CRS-15 Crown Race Setting System. Specifically engineered for oversized steerers, the CRS-15 comes with one setting tube and a 1.5-inch inset that ensures full contact with the crown race for precision installation. [more]

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5.0 stars
 (2 Reviews)
WTB VelociRaptor Comp
$34.95

WTB's one and only VelociRaptor is the choice for riders looking for an all-around tire for most conditions. Even meaner today than the day they were first released, these front and rear specific tires are the benchmark from the East coast to the West coast, from the desert to the deep woods. The… [more]

Park Tool Bottom Bracket Tool (20-Spline)
$13.50

Park's BBT-32 is the perfect solution for the home mechanic installing and removing Shimano and ISIS Drive splined 20-tooth bottom bracket cups. Made from investment-cast steel, the BBT-32 utilizes a flat tooth profile to ensure maximum engagement with the bottom bracket cup and features 32mm… [more]

Park Tool Hex Wrench Set, Ball-End (4, 5, 6mm)
$11.95

Park's AWS-8 Hex Wrench Set features Bondhus balldriver ends, which facilitate use when the tool is at an angle to the bolt. This is great for working in hard-to-reach areas, such as reaching water-bottle-cage screws. The AWS-8 has 4, 5, and 6mm wrenches, which are the most common bicycle bolt… [more]

Park Tool PolyLube 1000 4-Ounce
$6.50

Park's PolyLube is specifically formulated to protect bearing components. Its Polyurea grease has extremely high shear strength to protect bottom brackets, headsets, pedals and hubs. Use it on threads, seatposts, stems and cables, too. It's also safe for fork seals, and repels water. [more]

Finish Line Anti-Seize Assembly Lubricant (3-Pack; 6.5cc)
$4.99

Titanium is a super-light, exceptionally strong material that's great for bicycle frames and components, yet it requires a little special care for the best results. To stop cold-welding, galling or seizing of titanium components and fasteners, Finish Line offers Anti-Seize Assembly Lubricant. It's… [more]

SRAM PG-980 9-Speed Cassette
$68.00

When it's time to replace your 9-speed cassette, check out SRAM's PG-980 cassette. It delivers solid shifting and durability for your 9-speed rig. [more]

Park Tool Hex Wrench Set (4, 5, 6 mm)
$11.95

The AWS-1 is one of Park's most-popular tools because it fits the most-turned bicycle bolts. It features 4, 5, and 6mm Allen wrenches in a Y shape for excellent leverage. Each Allen is vinyl coated for comfort. [more]

Topeak DeFender M1 (26-inch)
$20.00

Topeak's DeFender M1 front fender offers durable rain and mud protection on wet and sloppy rides for your 26-inch bike. It's incredibly light and easy-to-use, too. The M1 installs easily to any standard fork, even reverse arch designs and seamlessly integrates with the front end of your bike. The… [more]

Park Tool Anti-Seize Compound
$8.95

Park's Anti-Seize Compound reduces friction in threaded and press fit connections for easy assembly and disassembly. It's ideal for bottom brackets, pedal threads, headset cups, seatposts, quill stems and much more. This compound also seals and protects parts from corrosion and rust under the most… [more]

Fox Launch Elbow Pads
$49.95

Fox's Launch Elbow pads feature a ribbed hard shell forearm and elbow cup for superior impact and trail rash protection. The molded Biofoam chassis dissipates force in the event of a crash. Plus, with vented plates and forearm cross-strapping, the Launch pads breathe well and stay put. [more]

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4.0 stars
 (1 Review)
Finish Line Super Bike Wash (1-Liter Bottle w/Sprayer)
$13.95

Finish Line's Super Bike Wash quickly cleans dirt, clay, road grime and chain gunk off your bike. Five different cleaning agents work together to create a high-speed cleaning system. Three different rust and oxidation inhibitors protect metal surfaces to prevent rusting. It's safe for all bike… [more]

Park Tool Spoke Wrench
$7.49 - $9.49

Park's professional-quality, precision-sized spoke wrenches are hardened and chrome plated for long service. Wrenches are vinyl coated in one of four colors indicating the size at a glance. You will find these wrenches in virtually every professional bike shop and every shop mechanic's personal… [more]

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4.0 stars
 (3 Reviews)
Park Tool Home Mechanic Pedal Wrench
$13.95

Park's Home Mechanic Pedal Wrench is great for your home workshop and event tool box. This top-quality 15mm pedal wrench provides the leverage you need to remove stubborn pedals. It's made to last from heat-treated steel, and the handle has a vinyl grip for comfort. [more]

Finish Line Speed Degreaser (17-Ounce Spray)
$14.00

Speed Degreaser makes sprucing up your steed easier than ever! This amazing cleaner is formulated using the latest advances in cleaning chemistry. Its fast-drying formula cleans with no scrubbing, no rinsing, and no residue to wipe off. It's perfect for all the metal surfaces on your bike. It even… [more]

Park Tool Bottom Bracket Wrench (External Bearing)
$22.95

The Bottom Bracket Wrench removes and installs Shimano Hollowtech II, Race Face X-type, FSA MegaExo, Campagnolo Ultra-Torque and TruVativ Giga X-pipe bottom brackets. Laser cut for a precise fit, one end of the BBT-9 securely engages the 16 cup notches, while the other end engages the 8 internal… [more]

Park Tool MTB-7 Rescue Tool
$23.00

Park's Rescue Tool is packed with 21 useful tools to easily handle emergency repairs on the road or trail. Tools include 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8mm Allen wrenches, 2 tire levers, Phillips and regular screwdrivers, T25 star-shaped driver, 3 spoke wrenches, 8, 9, and 10mm box-end wrenches, a… [more]

Park Tool I-Beam Mini Fold-Up Set
$16.00

The I-Beam Mini Fold-Up Set includes 3, 4, 5, and 6mm Allen wrenches, a socket 8mm Allen and regular screwdriver. It's the perfect mini-tool to get you out of binds or make quick adjustments. And, it conveniently tucks into a pocket or pack. [more]

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1.0 stars
 (1 Review)
Topeak Bike Cover
$55.00

Topeak's Bike Cover makes it easy to keep your bike dust free. It stretches to fit your bike and closes at the bottom with an elastic strap. Plus, the Bike Cover easily folds to a compact size and features a built-in bag for carrying and storage. [more]

Park Tool Travel and Storage Bag for PRS-15
$25.95

The Travel and Storage Bag is a heavyweight nylon bag with a shoulder strap. This bag is designed for transporting and storing your Park Professional Race Stand. It makes travel easy and convenient, while also protecting your stand. [more]

Park Tool BBT-22 Bottom Bracket Tool
$19.00

The BBT-22 is a shop-quality tool for installing and removing Shimano and ISIS Drive splined 20-tooth bottom bracket cups. Made from investment-cast steel, the BBT-22 ensures maximum engagement with the bottom bracket cup. It can be used with a 3/8-inch drive torque wrench, a 3/8-inch ratchet… [more]

Park Tool Cable Stretcher
$50.95

Commonly referred to as a 4th Hand, Park's Cable Stretcher pulls cables tight. Its one-hand operation and thumblock holds the cable so you can easily maintain cable tension while tightening cable fixing bolts and nuts. Made from chrome-plated and heat-treated steel and featuring cushion grips for… [more]

Finish Line Wet Lubricant (2-Ounce Bottle)
$5.50

For extreme conditions, you need an extreme lube. That's when you grab Finish Line's Wet Lubricant. It's ultra water-resistant and long-lasting thanks to its special formulation of synthetic oils, special polymers and anti-wear additives. This lube delivers superb drivetrain lubrication and… [more]

Park Tool Double-Ended Cone Wrench
$6.50

Park's Double-Ended Cone Wrenches are designed for home mechanics. They're made of thin tool steel to fit the low-clearance adjusting nuts and cone flats on a variety of bearing assemblies. Each wrench is chrome plated for long life and available in popular combinations from 11 to 18mm. Most… [more]

Park Tool Bottom Bracket Tool (Octalink / Isis)
$15.95

Park's BBT-18 is a heavy duty, investment cast tool for installing and removing all Shimano, ISIS Drive, and ISIS Overdrive 8-notch bottom bracket cups. [more]

Product Rating
 
5.0 stars
 (1 Review)
Mirrycle Incredibell Jellibell
$12.00

The Mirrycle Jellibell is a fun way to let pedestrians and other riders know you're coming! The Jellibell has a see-through top so you can see the gears spin as it rings. It's weatherproof, too! [more]

Product Rating
 
5.0 stars
 (1 Review)
Park Tool Mini Chain Brute Chain Tool
$17.95

Park's Mini Chain Brute Chain Tool goes anywhere and features a V-shaped handle, a super-strong replaceable pin, and fine threads to make chain removal and installation a breeze. The CT-5 works on any derailleur chain, including Shimano Hyperglide and 9-, 10-, and 11-speed. It works for loosening… [more]

 
 

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