Drop That Lube and Get Waxed!

July 13th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Morphine Cycles in Granbury, Texas is now offering immersion wax! This type of wax service is serves the same purpose as an oil or dry wax – for lubrication. And lubrication is a necessity for your drivetrain’s life. Studies have consistently shown wax-based lubricants to be most efficient - reducing wear, friction, and corrosion, while also creating a waterproof barrier. Unlike water-based lubes, waxing prevents contaminants from sticking to the chain, resulting in a cleaner, longer-lasting drivetrain! The initial setup may take a bit more time than oil lube but is completely worth it by extending the time between lubes and the overall life of your components. This wax service is a no-brainer if you want the longest-lasting lube for your rides, save money by reducing your drivetrain wear, or a racer/performance rider that wants the fastest lube. Studies show that bikes with imersion wax lube actually loose less watts to friction. The parts last longer and if you let us [...]

Take It On the Road: E-Bikes and RVs

April 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Several years ago my husband and I decided to take a trip to Scotland. Being nature nerds, our goal was to focus on the more rural areas of the country and renting an RV seemed the best way to get around. Not having to worry about getting back to a set location each night meant we could see more and having to take some health issues into consideration, it also meant we could stop and rest comfortably when needed. This trip was the adventure of a lifetime in more ways than one. If we had only known about e-bikes, it could have been even better. E-bikes (electric bikes) are becoming increasingly popular among RVers and for good reason. They are less hassle than towing a car. They don’t require gas to run like a car, moped or ATV. There are less long-term maintenance issues than any gas-powered vehicle. You can go farther, faster than a regular bicycle and you can take [...]