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How to build a bike from a box

Below is a short video explaining how to build a bike from a box. If you are unsure about anything or get stuck, please contact us for help. Due to the weight of electric bikes we recommend the bike is lifted out of the box to build it by a minimum of two people. Turning […]

Raleigh Pro ecargo bike

The Top 4 eCargo Bike myths about delivery you need to know

Electric cargo bikes offer a cheap, clean and greener way to deliver to your customers. For deliveries, speed matters. Growth in this sector is faster than anywhere else in the industry as companies begin to understand the implications of traffic congestion, air pollution and climate change on their business model. Naysayers would have you believe […]

Muc-Off Tubeless Sealant puch

How to setup tubeless tyres

Tubeless tyre setups are used widely now, particularly on MTB’s. When a rider gets a puncture, the air pressure in the tyre forces a small amount of sealant out through the hole. When it meets the air it solidifies and seals the hole. Benefits of Tubeless There are some tangible benefits by converting to tubeless. […]

using a tyre lever to remove a tyre of a rim

How to change a tyre or fix a puncture

A change of rubber on your bike is inevitable at some point. It may be a planned tyre change at home or an emergency repair to fix a puncture when you are out and about. Either way, removing and fitting a tyre is a must-have skill any rider should have. So let’s dig in to […]

A rider on an MTB Downhill

How to setup front suspension

Front Suspension setup is dynamic and specific to the bike and rider. Significantly, a lot of factors affect it’s performance and is key to making your trail-riding fun and exciting. Here we talk about the different types of forks available and a guide on how to setup and tune your front suspension to get the […]

Sam Bayne eCycleDirect

Meet the Team: Sam

Behind our successful website, a small team of passionate individuals are the heartbeat of eCycleDirect. We think it’s important customers know they are dealing with real people so let’s meet the team! Sam joined the cycle industry in 2021 after achieving his degree in sports communications. He started with Bike Services UK within the warehouse […]

Nisha Arshad eCycleDirect

Meet the Team: Nisha

Behind our successful website, a small team of passionate individuals are the heartbeat of eCycleDirect. We think it’s important customers know they are dealing with real people so let’s meet the team! Nisha is our accounts wizard and joined the team in 2023. She works remotely from Bristol and featured in one of our recent […]

James Akerman eCycleDirect

Meet the Team: James

Behind our successful website, a small team of passionate individuals are the heartbeat of eCycleDirect. We think it’s important customers know they are dealing with real people so let’s meet the team! James began his career working in record shops in the early nineties before moving into music sales for the UK’s biggest independent distributor. […]

Matt Goodes eCycleDirect

Meet the Team: Matt

Behind our successful website, a small team of passionate individuals are the heartbeat of eCycleDirect. We think it’s important customers know they are dealing with real people so let’s meet the team! Matt was born in Australia but grew up in South London. He got into cycling whilst still at school, racing bikes as well […]

Paul Prince

Meet the Team: Paul

Behind our successful website, a small team of passionate individuals are the heartbeat of eCycleDirect. We think it’s important customers know they are dealing with real people so let’s meet the team! Paul has worked in the cycle industry since 2010 when he opened his own cycle shop. He ran that until 2016 and then […]

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