Garmin Edge Firmware Update GPLama Nov 2023

Garmin EDGE 540/840/1040 Series Firmware 19.19 Update Details

Firmware 19.19 is rolling out this week (Mid November 2023) for the Garmin Edge 540, 840, 1040 Series Cycling GPS Computers. This video covers what’s new and includes a sneaky tip on how to STOP updates rolling out automatically and continually prompting you to update.   Links: Garmin Cycling Forums: Garmin Public Beta Information: […]

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Garmin ClimbPro Overlay - GPLama

Garmin EDGE Tip: Quickly Disable ClimbPro Map Overlay

A quick Garmin Edge x40 Cycling GPS tip that I use when the map overlays become too cluttered to navigate on the MTB (and gravel bike!). πŸ—ΊοΈπŸš²   Links to buy Garmin Edge GPS: Garmin Edge 540 (Amazon US): Garmin Edge 840 (Amazon US): Garmin Edge 1030 (Amazon US): Garmin Edge 1030 […]

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Silca Chain Wax GPLama

15,000km on ONE Chain!? // Bike Chain Waxing Success!

15,000km from one chain… on a gravel bike!? I would not have believed anyone if they told me I’d get this many kms from a single chain, especially on a gravel bike. After doing the calculations it turns out it is possible with a regular maintenance schedule and using wax, not oil. And even with […]

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Stages Dual Shimano XTR M9120 Power Meter Review GPLama

MTB Power Meter Review: Stages Power LR Shimano XTR M9120

Over the last three weeks I’ve put the Shimano XTR M9120 crankset with dual Stages Gen III sensors put to the test to see how well it performed off-road (and in the Lama Lab!).   Links: Stages Power LR Shimano XTR M9120 Crankset: Stages Power Website: Get 10% Off Stages Cycling Tech Here: […]

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Wahoo Summit Freeride - GPLama

Wahoo ELEMNT Summit Freeride: First Look // Details // Road Tested

Wahoo have today announced their upcoming SUMMIT FREERIDE feature which will detect upcoming climbs and give you a preview of the road ahead without having to load a route. I’ve been part of the best testing pool for this feature for the last few weeks, so in this video I’ll cover all the details of […]

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Garmin Edge 540 840 Series GPLAMA

NEW Garmin EDGE 540/840 Series GPS: What’s New // Hands-On // Road Tested

The most expected update to the Garmin Edge Cycling GPS range has finally launched with the release of the Edge 540 and 840 Series. In this video I cover what’s new, the differences between all FOUR new GPS units, and after two weeks of using the Edge 840 Solar, I give my take on this […]

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Pivot Mach 4 SL XC Team XTR

New Bike Day! // Pivot MACH 4 SL XC MTB

I’ve finally added a mountain bike to the bike collection with N+1 of a Pivot Mach 4 SL Team XTR! This video covers the details (as best I can) of the bike, why I’ve added a MTB to the bike collection, and I drop into the 2023 Australian Road Cycling Championships in Ballarat to watch […]

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