A used or new bike - Men`s or women`s bike - Where and what are you going
to used it for - Accessories - Try the bike before purchasing, even a new
Not only to save money, older bikes are simpler, more reliable, stylish and
less attractive for thieves - Better than a low quality new bike - Bicycles
are not hi-tech devices becoming quickly obsolete, older bikes are much like
new ones and can ride just as good.
Get expert advice - Bikes are fully tuned and tested - 30 day warranty - Free delivery - Trade your old bike for a rebate
When pedaling your leg should be almost fully extended when the pedal reaches the furthest point. What is almost fully extended ? When you put your heel on the centre of the pedal your leg is fully extended, when pedaling normally there is a very very small flexion of the knee.
It is important to ride a bike of the correct size and adjusted for your
height. Whatever the quality of the bike, if it's too small or too tall it
will never be performing and comfortable. You will force for nothing, get
knee pain, butt pain..
There are many different bike types including hybrids, road bikes, city bikes, mountain bikes,.. Choose the right bike for your needs, don't buy a trendy bike not suitable for your specific usage. Most people are buying a bike for recreational use, not a transportation device.
French page - Many accessories are in fact essential if you want to use your bicycle for daily commuting or bike touring. Would you buy a car that can't ride under the rain, with no lights, no mirror and impossible to lock ? No of course .
Where the bikes sold here come from ? - Used bike removal service - Garage sales - Customer trade-ins - Metal recyclers - Thrift stores - Flea markets and more. There are millions of used bikes in Quebec and the vast majority end up in the garbage
FREE used bike removal service in the greater Montreal area. We pick up old
bikes for recycling. Make room fast and save your bike from the junkyard.
Evenings and weekends when you are available. Phone 450-764-9226
French page - Bike theft statistics in Montreal - What to do if your bike
was stolen - How to protect yourself - Buying a stolen bike is risky - Identifying
bike thieves and stolen bikes
Browse stunning vintage and modern bikes from over 250 different brands
including CCM, Raleigh, Peugeot, Velo Sport, Leader, Bianchi, Miele, Fiori,
Nishiki, Minelli, Norco, Trek, Giant, Devinci, Louis Garneau and much more.
The database contains over 2500 bicycles !
Which are the laws and recommended practices applicable to cycling in Quebec. Is an helmet mandatory ? No. Are lights mandatory at night ? Yes. Cyclists must obey the Highway Safety Code.
General gear shifting tips on a bicycle - Old style road bike and city bike
gear shifters - Old style mountain bikes and hybrid bike shifters
Mostly French page - Browse a collection of vintage folding bikes for the
70's, 80's and newer. Pictures and description of many classic models including
Raleigh Twenty - Leader Voyageur - Maino - Auto-Mini - Road King - Bridgestone
- Norco and much more
Maps, pictures and detailed information about Montreal's bike path network
and the greater area. For commuting or for discovering the city during leisure
times. Which are the best bike bike paths with interesting things to see not
too far from Montreal.
You will find more bicycle and cycling tips if you read the French version
of the web site including: How much is worth my old bicycle ? - The 10 criteria's
to evaluate the quality of a bicycle - Bicycle Auctions: Myths and Reality
- and more
Stéphane Lapointe, P. Eng, M. A. Sc
Bicycle Expert more..
100,000 bicycles thrown in the garbage every year, help us save some of them to protect the planet
FREE BIKE REMOVAL SERVICEWe pick up your old cumbersome bike(s) in the evening or on weekends when you are available. Call 450-764-9226 to schedule a pickup, it's quick and easy.
TRADE YOUR OLD BIKE FOR A REBATEReduce the price of your purchase, make room for your new bike, save yourself the hassle of selling your old bike