Tag Archives: quick release skewers

Coolness from Chico

Coolness from Chico

I’ve been eyeing components made by Chico-based Paul Components since even before I went to NAHBS the first time. At this point, I’ve been seeing proprietor Paul Rice’s designs ...

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The Mother of All Recalls

The Mother of All Recalls

Last week it was announced that Trek Bicycle is working with the CPSC on a recall of quick release levers. The recall affects nearly a million bicycles produced over a 15-year span. It may prove ...

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Ritchey Titanium Wheel Skewers

  I’ve got a friend—a bigwig with an eyewear company—who crashed recently. Somehow, despite 20+ years of competent use of quick releases, the skewer on the front wheel came loose. He ...

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