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Bicycle fork

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A bicycle fork is the part of a bicycle that holds the front wheel. [1]

40 relations: Aluminium, Bearing (mechanical), Bicycle, Bicycle and motorcycle dynamics, Bicycle and motorcycle geometry, Bicycle frame, Bicycle handlebar, Bicycle suspension, Cannondale Bicycle Corporation, Carbon fiber reinforced polymer, Dashpot, Downhill bike, Elastomer, Felt Bicycles, Folding bicycle, Fork end, Glossary of cycling, Head tube, Headset (bicycle part), Hooke's law, List of bicycle parts, Magnesium, Motorcycle fork, Mountain bike, Mountain biking, Outline of cycling, Pedersen bicycle, Quick release skewer, Raleigh Bicycle Company, Scott Sports, Shock absorber, Specialized Bicycle Components, Spring (device), Steel, Stem (bicycle part), Strida, Tap and die, Titanium, Touring bicycle, Triathlon.


Aluminium or aluminum is a chemical element with symbol Al and atomic number 13.

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Bearing (mechanical)

A bearing is a machine element that constrains relative motion to only the desired motion, and reduces friction between moving parts.

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A bicycle, also called a cycle or bike, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other.

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Bicycle and motorcycle dynamics

Bicycle and motorcycle dynamics is the science of the motion of bicycles and motorcycles and their components, due to the forces acting on them.

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Bicycle and motorcycle geometry

Bicycle and motorcycle geometry is the collection of key measurements (lengths and angles) that define a particular bike configuration.

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Bicycle frame

A bicycle frame is the main component of a bicycle, onto which wheels and other components are fitted.

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Bicycle handlebar

A bicycle handlebar or bicycle handlebars is the steering control for bicycles; it is the equivalent of a steering wheel for vehicles and vessels.

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Bicycle suspension

Bicycle suspension is the system, or systems, used to suspend the rider and bicycle in order to insulate them from the roughness of the terrain.

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Cannondale Bicycle Corporation

The Cannondale Bicycle Corporation is an American division of Canadian conglomerate Dorel Industries that supplies bicycles.

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Carbon fiber reinforced polymer

Carbon fiber reinforced polymer, carbon fiber reinforced plastic or carbon fiber reinforced thermoplastic (CFRP, CRP, CFRTP or often simply carbon fiber, carbon composite or even carbon), is an extremely strong and light fiber-reinforced plastic which contains carbon fibers.

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A dashpot is a mechanical device, a damper which resists motion via viscous friction.

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Downhill bike

A downhill bike (also known as a downhill mountain bike) is a full suspension bicycle designed for downhill cycling on particularly steep, rocky trails.

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An elastomer is a polymer with viscoelasticity (i. e., both viscosity and elasticity) and very weak intermolecular forces, and generally low Young's modulus and high failure strain compared with other materials.

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Felt Bicycles

Felt Racing is an American bicycle manufacturer based in Irvine, California.

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Folding bicycle

A folding bicycle is a bicycle designed to fold into a compact form, facilitating transport and storage.

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Fork end

A fork end, fork-end, or forkend is a slot in a bicycle frame or bicycle fork where the axle of a bicycle wheel is attached.

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Glossary of cycling

This is a glossary of terms and jargon used in cycling, mountain biking, and cycle sport.

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Head tube

The head tube is the part of a cycle's tubular frame within which the front fork steerer tube is mounted.

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Headset (bicycle part)

The headset is the set of components on a bicycle that provides a rotatable interface between the bicycle fork and the head tube of the bicycle frame.

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Hooke's law

Hooke's law is a principle of physics that states that the force needed to extend or compress a spring by some distance scales linearly with respect to that distance.

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List of bicycle parts

For other cycling related terms (besides parts) see Glossary of cycling.

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Magnesium is a chemical element with symbol Mg and atomic number 12.

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Motorcycle fork

A motorcycle fork connects a motorcycle's front wheel and axle to its frame, typically via a triple tree, which consists of an upper triple clamp joined to a lower triple clamp via a steering stem, a shaft that runs through the steering head, creating the steering axis.

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Mountain bike

A mountain bike or mountain bicycle (abbreviated Mtn Bike or MTB) is a bicycle designed for off-road cycling.

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Mountain biking

Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes.

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Outline of cycling

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to cycling: Cycling, also called bicycling or biking, is the use of bicycles for transport, recreation, or for sport.

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Pedersen bicycle

The Pedersen bicycle, also called the Dursley Pedersen bicycle is a bicycle that was developed by Danish inventor Mikael Pedersen and produced in the English town of Dursley.

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Quick release skewer

A quick release skewer is a mechanism for attaching a wheel to a bicycle.

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Raleigh Bicycle Company

The Raleigh Bicycle Company is a bicycle manufacturer based in Nottingham, England.

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Scott Sports

Scott Sports SA (formerly Scott USA) is a Swiss producer of bicycles, winter equipment, motorsports gear and sportswear.

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Shock absorber

A shock absorber (in reality, a shock "damper") is a mechanical or hydraulic device designed to absorb and damp shock impulses.

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Specialized Bicycle Components

Specialized Bicycle Components, Inc., commonly called Specialized, is a United States-based company that designs, manufactures and markets bicycles, bicycle components and related products under the brand name "Specialized".

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Spring (device)

A spring is an elastic object that stores mechanical energy.

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Steel is an alloy of iron and carbon and other elements.

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Stem (bicycle part)

The stem is the component on a bicycle that connects the handlebars to the steerer tube of the bicycle fork.

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Strida is a portable, belt-driven, folding bicycle with a distinctive 'A'-shaped collapsible frame, designed by UK engineer and designer Mark Sanders.

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Tap and die

Taps and dies are tools used to create screw threads, which is called threading.

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Titanium is a chemical element with symbol Ti and atomic number 22.

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Touring bicycle

A touring bicycle is a bicycle designed or modified to handle bicycle touring.

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A triathlon is a multiple-stage competition involving the completion of three continuous and sequential endurance disciplines.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bicycle_fork

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