What is tire mounting? Tire mounting is simply the process of fitting a tire onto a rim. Tire mounting can be a relatively quick and easy activity, or a long painful experience. The difference is made by having the correct tire mounting equipment. If you change tires often, a proper tire mounting tool is a […]
Rider developed designs are at the heart of all we do here at Rabaconda. The reason our 3-Minute Mousse Changer is the best available is because of the contribution, feedback and ideas of a veritable riders’ hall of fame over the years. Naturally, we are always pumped to hear that riders all over the world […]
The holiday season is here, and riders the world over will be adding the best in new gear and performance technology to their wish lists. From safety essentials and tech to optimize performance, kit to keep us warm and dry on a ride, and of course gadgets (because who doesn’t love cool toys), we have […]
Enduro is all about going the distance. To do that, you’ll need to pack some spare parts and tools to keep you going no matter what challenges you face along the way. To make packing easy, we’ve created a checklist you can use when preparing for your enduro ride. This is not an exhaustive list, and every rider […]
In this video, Enduro World Champion Pela Renet aka Pierre-Alexandre Renet is changing a Michelin rear tyre and bib mousse with 2 rim locks using the Rabaconda 3-Minute Mousse Changer. Not the easiest task after a warm and tough first day at the 2015 EWC Italy in Rovetta, but Pela shows how it’s done!
In this video, Francesco Vardanega (Antoine Méo’s mechanic) gives a clear, step-by-step tutorial (in Italian with English subtitles) showing how to change a tyre and bib mousse using the Rabaconda 3-Minute Mousse Changer. It’s the best we’ve seen, but if you have any questions just post them below!
The bib mousse is truly an awesome invention. It lets you keep racing even with a puncture (or two, or three), which makes it the natural choice for pro riders who want to avoid DNF in a competition. A typical bib mousse ain’t cheap, so we’ve put together this guide to help riders get the most out of their […]
Curious to know which pro riders use Rabaconda? Check ’em out: – Albin Elowson: Bel-Ray Husqvarna Factory Racing Team. 2x Overall Swedish Champion. On Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. – Alfredo Gomez: Bel-Ray Husqvarna Factory Racing Team. 2011 Trial Junior World Champion. 5th overall in the 2015 FIM SuperEnduro World Championship. On Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. – […]