Let’s talk things Thru: the Tailfin Guide to wheel axles

Axle (noun) : a rod or spindle (either fixed or rotating) passing through the centre of a wheel. At heart, wheel axles are a very simple concept. But that hasn’t stopped the cycling industry doing it’s best to make the subject as complicated as possible. The purpose of this article is to explain as simply and clearly as possible the different types of wheel axle. Why do you need to know any of this? In a nutshell, it’s because Tailfin […]

Creating a classic: the making of the Tailfin T1

When we released the first Tailfin racks, they redefined what a bike rack was capable of. With a lightweight carbon design, an effortless installation process, and near-universal compatibility across all kinds of road bike, it was a bold statement of our mission to create the best cycling equipment in the world.