Best Cycling Accessories of 2018

Greetings, fellow cyclists!

I hope all has been going well with you in your cycling adventures thus far in 2018.

Today, I’m going to be sharing with you the best cycling accessories of 2018. If you’ve been shopping for bicycle knickknacks that will help to improve your overall ride, this is the post for you!

1. Ascher USB Rechargeable Bike Light Set: $13.99

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These bike lights are USB rechargeable lights that have built in 650mAh rechargeable lithium batteries for each light. It also has water resistance rated to IPX4 and can be protected against splashes from any angle. There are 4-light mode options wherein the headlight and taillight feature a one-touch switch with different lighting modes depending on your preference. They include full brightness, half brightness, fast flashing and slow flashing. In addition, it’s extremely easy to install. The silicone mount straps are designed with two openings that tightly fit around many size seat posts, handlebars, seat risers, backpacks, helmets, and stretch to keep the lights secure. Finally, they’re multifunctional enough for your cycling adventures or to take off and use for camping, hiking, our any outdoor activity. They also can be used as emergency flashlights.

2. Ohuhu Bike Cover Outdoor Waterproof Bicycle Cover: $13.99

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Barton Haynes

This highly rated bike cover is made of high quality 210t nylon. It’s high density and high durability. It’s strong and waterproof to protect your bicycle from rain, dust, sunshine, and scratches. The silver material is uv-proof 40+ and the specially designed buckle at the bottom stabilizes the cover on the top of the bike which keeps it secure on windy days. Finally, this cover folds down to a compact size for traveling.

3. Heavy Duty Combination Bike U-Lock: $24.97

Barton Haynes California SD
Barton Haynes

This premium lock is made of 12mm hardened performance zinc alloy shackle and is covered by a 3.85mm PVC coating. The hardy material prevents cutting and leverage attacks due to this material and additionally prevents scratching. It’s keyless and easy to set with the built-in combination. You can set your own 4-digit code and use the universal key to unlock when needed. In addition, the combination is covered by a dust cover to protect and extend the cylinder life. The lock’s net weight is only 1.8 pounds.

4. Firmstrong Classic Beach Cruiser Bicycle Bell: $15.69

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Barton Haynes

Despite the title, this bicycle bell is suitable for either a beach cruiser or a street bike. It’s a classic style and is easily mounted to the handlebars of most bicycles. It can fit on most any bicycle and allows you to ring and let others know you’re approaching. The colors available are mix-and-match and can suit any bicycle design. It includes the bell and attachment hardware and requires some assembly.

5. Gooch Guard Chamois Cream$15.95


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Barton Haynes

Our last feature of the day, though slightly comical, is necessary if you’re a frequent rider. This product is a lubricant barrier that prevents friction and chafing. It’s a unisex formula for men and women that contains no paragons, petroleum, or common allergens. It’s safe and all-natural and is made from high-quality ingredients. It soothes and provides you with a much more comfortable ride.

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