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Zinn gets an update | 5th edition

By philberesford - Posted on 11 November 2010

NB: Originally posted elsewhere on the Global Riders Network and appears via syndication.

Zinn & the Art of Mountain Bike Maintenance, 5th Ed offers total mountain bike coverage:
* The basics: simple instructions for regular maintenance, how to choose and fit a bike, full coverage of cross-country, hardtail, full suspension, downhill, and hybrid bikes old and new
* Advanced repair: integrated-spindle cranks, clipless pedals, suspension forks, internal headsets, hydraulic brakes, hub and cassette overhaul, and much more
* New tech: the newest components including BB30, BB92, PF24 cranksets, inertial valve suspension forks, air sleeve rear shocks
* Problem-solving: for frozen parts, stripped threads, missing pieces
* Wheels: wheelbuilding and general maintenance and repair; tubeless tires, sealant systems, flat repair, tire sizing and choice
* Complete reference: glossary of bike terms, specifications for bolt tightening, gear chart for 26- and 29-inch wheels, and a comprehensive troubleshooting index

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