frame mount and handle bar carry vibration problems

frame mount and handle bar carry vibration problems

Vibration effect on hard points while carrying the bike, Yakima Hangover, LOLO racks, and other vertical bike racks. In my past life I was an aerospace engineer, and got to spend couple of years working with the border patrol folks, and many other locations across the...
ALTA RACKS compared to Recon Racks

ALTA RACKS compared to Recon Racks

ALTA Racks Vs. Recon Racks. After using the basket mount vertical racks, most people quickly identify the ease and convenient of such systems. The racks do not, contact the frame of the bike, it is a tire interface carry system. The upright also helps with keeping...

Ebike racks are coming, the best Ebike rack

Got E-bikes, E bikes are quickly becoming the norm, in Europe majority of bikes sold now are E-bikes. We fully anticipated the need for a more robust rack to handle the additional weight. We have been testing the new system and it has been very successful. We...

Made in the USA manufacturing

It is sad to see companies like Black Diamond shutting down manufacturing in Utah. Cost savings, is one thing. However, the cause of departure according to the interview is lack of innovative technology within the State. Even within the country. Lip service is fine,...

U.S. manufacturers welcome tariff increase

See the link at the end of article for full article, Another U.S. manufacturer,  Alta Racks in Utah, said the tariffs “are about more than price fairness.” “As an immigrant I know and (have) seen the tyranny that exist in most of the world. It is not...
The North shore Hang Over

The North shore Hang Over

One can get a Hang Over by using some of these racks these days. The word on the street is that Yakima racks company went to the Canadian friends North Shore bike racks and licensed out their tech, or patent (update, not the case according to Yakima). The tradition of...