Heading back to school in a few weeks or want to upgrade your commute? Here are a few items like helmets and bikes that may be able to assist.
State Bicycle 4130 Road | $549:
The 4130 Road features a simple 8-speed transmission and a lightweight build, that fits into racks and isn’t too pricey for a bike.
ABUS 440a Alarm Lock | $89.99
The lock is sturdy and the 100 decibel alarm will let you know someone is trying to steal your bike. Watch for people accidentally setting this off though.
Muc-Off Bio Wet Lube | $5.49
This lube is just for the bike and is made with sustainable ingredients. Keep the bike moving with this. Don't be fooled by other vendors trying to up-sell this.
ABUS Pedelec 2.0 Helmet | $149.99
Available in six colors, it has a deep temple area for additional protection. A rain hood keeps you dry, while a built in LED light keeps you more visible in the dark.
Silca Pista Plus Pump | $145
The pump is made from durable steel, Italian leather, brass and lathe-turned Ash wood and it may outlast your time in college or many commutes post-grad.
The DZR shift is made with 12oz canvas and designed by pedal support so it is built for biking. The socks are handcrafted in Italy from 50% wool, as well as acrylic and nylon. Both come in three colors.
The one issue is that many of these can be a bit pricey, though there are some decent deals to be found.