Why Do World Tour Team Mechanics Use Pressure Washers? | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

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Is there a way to reduce wind noise on a road bike? Why do World Tour mechanics use pressure washers to clean bikes? Could there be a GCN pro team? Does frame material really matter? Alex answers these questions and more, in this weeks GCN Tech Clinic!

0:00 - Intro
0:18 - Can we see a GCN world Tour Team?
0:48 - Can I clamp my top tube on a bike rack?
1:48 - Is there a way to reduce wind noise on my bike?
2:44 - Can I use two bike with different rear cassette sizes use the same turbo trainer?
3:35 - If I had a bike frame made from carbon fibre and one made from steel that weighed the same, would there be any difference?
5:01 - Why do mechanics in World Tour Teams use pressure washers when we're not supposed to?
6:03 - Is it acceptable to slam the stem on an endurance bike to then go racing on it?

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