What makes a good tyre lever? Over the years we have used and abused dozens of different tyre levers. Long, short, curved, straight, spoon, steel, plastic, titanium – you name it, we have tried it. After performing over 2,000 tyre changes at racing events and observing even more tyre changes by others, we’ve built up a […]
You’ve had fun riding, but now it’s time to finally install a fresh set of rubber – you need some tire change essentials. It’s extremely hard to find someone who actually enjoys the process of mounting new tires using traditional methods. If your tire changing process is usually made up of these steps: procrastination, cut […]
The Rabaconda 3-Minute Dirt Bike Tire Stand has gone through some major updates. Since its launch in 2012, the king of dirt bike tire stands has seen numerous improvements to both its functionality and its quality. Valuable input from factory racing teams, and careful observation of hundreds of tire changes has given us the perfect […]
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!