It’s amazing how many people build a custom bike, get the crankset assembled and chuck out the spacer that runs between your bottom bracket bearings thinking it’s unnecessary and leaving it off will save weight. Well, better dig it out the bottom of the tool box and stick it back in your bike – that BB spacer is fundamentally vital. Here the man with the green headband, aka Brant Moore, explains exactly what it does and why it makes your bike ride better.
“There’s one part that a lot of people make the mistake of not using when building their bikes. This one part will make your bike smoother and less creaky and can even help with a trick or two!” – Brant