Tools and tricks of the pro mechanics
A close-up look at the Australian's purpose-built ride
Australian's 2015 Tinkoff-Saxo team bike
Winner of the 2015 Tour Down Under
The Rohloff Snubber isn't designed to tension the Gates Carbon Drive belt. Instead, it acts as a guard to keep it from skipping under load. In normal operation, the roller doesn't even contact the belt.
Photo: © Jonny Irick