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Under Test: Smooth Operator Lube

smooth op

Smooth Operator‘s Premium Lube is a low-toxicity, environmentally friendly lubricant that repels water and prevents rust. Suitable for either wet or dry conditions, the bottle’s specially designed applicator tip puts the lube only where you need it (which also makes it ideal for brake and derailleur pivots and cables).

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Under Test: Maxxis Re-Fuse Tires

Maxxis Re-Fuse on Zipp

If you’re looking for a tubeless high-volume adventure tire, Maxxis‘ 700×40 Re-Fuse may just be your huckleberry. The Re-Fuse features a diamond-knurled tread, MaxxShield puncture protection, and dual-compound rubber. For bikes with less clearance, Maxxis also offers the Re-Fuse in 700×32 (as well as 650B x 50).

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Under Test: DUALCO Lubricants


If you work on bicycles and you’ve ever used a grease gun, there’s a good chance it was made by DUALCO. The Texas-based company has been producing professional lubrication products since 1960, and recently introduced their line of bicycle lubes. DUALCO’s bicycle products include extreme-duty and high-performance greases, cable lube, and spot oil.

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