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Archive for February, 2013

Ride-On TPS Tire Sealant

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Ride-On’s website boasts that, “While our competitors were busy playing with bicycles, we were busy earning our stripes in the world’s most demanding applications.” Their cheeky gusto shows a company ready for a challenge, but their claims are backed up by results. Ride-On tire sealant works in tubes and tubeless tires, providing a self-sealing layer [...]

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Bel-Ray Brake Fluid

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Bel-Ray is a widely recommended brake fluid that provides excellent protection against rust and chloride corrosion, and possesses a high boiling point that will help eliminate brake fade. Bel-Ray provides an excellent seal against leaks and pressure loss, so your brakes will consistently perform at their maximum potential. Make sure you consult your manual before [...]

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Castrol Actevo X-tra 4T Motor Oil

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Category: SEMI-SYNTHETIC Castrol is one of the most trusted oil brands in the motorsports industry. If your bike is ready for an oil change or you are shopping around for something better, don’t get overwhelmed. Castrol Actevo X-tra will get the job done for you, as it does for riders all over the world. Actevo [...]

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DuPont Teflon Chain-Saver

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

DuPont’s Teflon Chain-Saver is our go-to choice for chain lube. Teflon’s incredibly low coefficient of friction makes it an amazing lubricant, and DuPont’s Chain-Saver formula will hang on for miles while repelling dirt and debris. That’s because when Teflon is combined with other oils and solvents it resists wear better and penetrates more effectively, but [...]

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Motorex Chain Clean Degreaser

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Cleaning and lubing your chain sucks, but it’s something that needs to do be done regularly. So make the task a little bit less unpleasant by using Motorex Chain Clean Degreaser Spray. Go for a ride and get the chain a bit warm, spray on the Chain Clean, and wipe or easily scrub off the [...]

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Plexus Plastic Spray

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

One poor guy stopped by Road Rider one day to refill, yet again, his vital Plexus supply. He lamented to me that the stuff frequently got into his wife’s hands, whereupon it would be used on anything and everything around the house. While we don’t suggest using Plexus on everything, it is pretty great stuff, [...]

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Simple Solutions Grunge Brush

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Excuse me, but you should be saving that old toothbrush for other special projects, and not cleaning your motorcycle chain with it. Get yourself the heavy-duty, three-sided, adjustable-width king of toothbrushes for chain cleaning, the Simple Solutions Grunge Brush. Designed specifically for motorcycle and ATV chains, the Grunge Brush will allow you transfer all that [...]

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Race Tech’s Motorcycle Suspension Bible

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Race Tech’s Motorcycle Suspension Bible By Paul Thede and Lee Parks Published by Motorbooks (2010) At some point, everyone wonders about the mysteries of motorcycle suspension: how it works, how to work on it, and what it means to the handling of your bike. But to gain a true understanding of your bike’s suspension system, you [...]

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EBC Brake Pads

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

Next time you’re ready for some new brake pads, check out what EBC has to offer. Road Rider carries sintered and organic brake pads by EBC, and has a wide selection on hand to fit a variety of bike models. EBC Double-H Sintered Brake Pads Double-H pads are named after the highest friction grade available [...]

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Metro Air Force Blaster and SideKick

Posted on: February 25th, 2013 by Road Rider MCA No Comments

You don’t have to ride through a drive-thru carwash to get your bike properly dried by warm air. Metro’s Air Force Blaster and Blaster Sidekick are powerful enough to completely dry your bike in minutes. The Blasters eliminate all hidden water droplets that are hard or impossible to get to by hand, and they make [...]

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