Forget Carbon – Your Next Frame Should Be Magnesium.

Forget Carbon – Your Next Frame Should Be Magnesium.

Published on April 3rd 2022


We’ve all heard of Carbon Fibre, Steel and Alloy frames. Titanium is a popular option too. But what about Magnesium? Ex-pro cycli- Chemist Ollie takes us through all the reasons why you should consider a Magnesium frame for your next bike.

In association with VAAST bikes:

0:00 – Intro
0:27 – Disclaimer
0:44 – It’s lightweight!
3:22 – It’s environmentally friendly!
4:13 – It’s durable!
6:33 – It’s cheap! Sort of…
8:01 – It’s easier to work with!
10:40 – Wrap up!

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