• Utrecht, the Netherlands

Internal cable routing 😱

Routing the internal cables was something I was a bit afraid of. However, it was actually easier than I thought. I haven’t installed the bottom bracket yet so that helped a lot.

As I remembered reading an article about internal … more >>

The Groupset ⚙️

The original plan was to buy a SRAM Force eTap AXS disc 2×12 groupset. Why? Well, because it would save me some internal cable routings as the shifter device is wireless. Besides this, I like gadgets so playing with it … more >>

Bottom Bracket 🍑

So… how do we fill that hole so it fits the crank axle? Again, I’m all new into this do-it-yourself bike building stuff. After researching the internet I found out that I most likely needed a BB86. At least, that’s … more >>

VB-RC-50-Sound 🔉

As requested here’s a short video on the VeloBuild VB-RC-50 clicking sound.

I’ve bought a pair of Schwalbe One 2020 and a pair of Continental Race 28. Oh, and a day later I’ve bought some Schwalbe Easy Fit to better … more >>

Unboxing VeloBuild 📦

Unboxing VeloBuild Chinese Carbon Road Bike Frame:

Unboxing the following VeloBuild items:

  • Frame VB-R-099 (colour: pantone 424c)
  • Wheels VB-RC-50
  • Bottle cages BR-09

❓Received a question whether the seatpost is smooth and the Nm of the seatpost collar. Here you go:… more >>