Happy Thanksgiving From Perry Rubber

Happy Thanksgiving From Perry Rubber

We hope you’re able to take this day to enjoy the holiday with your family and friends. Be sure to get out today and get on your bike to burn off some of the feast you’ll be enjoying later today. To our servic members and first responders who are spending their day working for our […]

The Sticky World of Tubulars: Tubies Stick Back

The Sticky World of Tubulars: Tubies Stick Back

In our last post about tubulars, I applied Effetto Mariposa’s Carogna Tubular remover.  I waited roughly six hours before revisiting the wheel the first time, and then did some additional cleaning the following morning, before using Effetto’s Carogna tape to attach the tire. Honestly, I went into this experience hoping for a miracle cure to […]

Chain wear

Chain wear

I can hear you now: “I just bought this bike! What do you mean I have to replace the chain?” In some cases you’re right- chains should last a while. During a full season of riding and racing, I normally change my chains once or twice. Of course, since I rotate through five or six […]

The sticky world of tubulars

The sticky world of tubulars

I first fell in love with cycling through cyclocross. Of course, I’ve always been a bit of a traditionalist too. The combination of these has always led me to choosing tubulars for my race wheels. Clincher technology is developing rapidly as carbon clinchers combine light weight and aerodynamics with the ease of installing and changing […]