stonebiteGranny Gear

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My Bikes

new, new and new again. Yes, are the components new every year - or even every six months? I can not hear / read it at all! as a bike dealer my collar bursts. What we receive every 6 - 12 months from manufacturers I find non-ecological, illogical, unethical and not environmentally friendly. I have…
hello Matt, the aforementioned explanations why mountain bikes or components are so expensive, are very interesting. I notice that in this report, I do not angry it, many issues are touched on and with usual arguments is trying to justify high prices. Unfortunately, such topics are not really advancing in depth. I see the whole…
not we end consumers decide whether a market could exist, but the capitalist and greedy companies who smell the profit * and flood the market with unnecessary products with colossal marketing strategies. * consider profit means - to gain an advantage - at the expense of whom?
One of the questions: who of you did not realize that the bicycle industry, products are not finished with intention, just so that every year something can be sold? The magic term means - planned obsolescence!!! as a former engineer in mechanical engineering, automotive, aerospace, and even in the armaments industry, i suppose that's exactly…
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