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While SCC Slick is the ultimate all conditions drivetrain treatment, it also has other off-the-chain applications. This week we’re excited to sit down with Dusty Ott, one of the most respected wheel builders in the cycling industry and owner of Hubsessed Cycle Works, a custom hand-built wheel specialist based in Ogden, Utah.  SCC: Thanks so much for joining us Dusty, we know you’re busy running a business and building wheels and we understand the shop has been booming. You’ve been a fan of SCC Slick for a long time but could you tell us a bit about your background in the...

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Garnett "Crit Whit" Whitmire has been using SCC Slick for just over a year and a half. As an active sailor in the Navy, it was SCC Tech's navy blue color that initially caught his eye, however, it was the presentation, instruction and science behind the product that piqued his interest. “I love structure and truly appreciated the step by step instructions of rotating the crank fifteen times, letting the product sit on chain for five minutes and I appreciated how silent the chain was following the initial wipe down and the following wipe downs.” We’ve had a hard time catching...

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Over the last few weeks we’ve highlighted a few top riders who have found SCC Tech to be an effective way of preserving drivetrain cleanliness despite insane distances or adverse weather. Today we’d like to kick off our SCC Tech-nician series where we interview some of the best and most experienced bike mechanics so they can tell us in their own words why, with all of the other chain lubes on the market, they’ve chosen to use SCC Slick on their machines and recommend our product to their customers, clients and professional cycling teams.  Today we caught up with Alex...

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When trying to describe SCC Tech to someone for the first time we like to keep it simple. Sometimes we’re met with skepticism or a cynical “all chain lubes are the same.” We’re happy to go into the science of polarity, lubricity, and viscosity, or explain how the polarity of our patented formula adheres to metal like a magnet. We can demonstrate how your old lube is trapping dirt within the solution and grinding down your chain and cassette like sandpaper while SCC Tech pushes dirt outward and to the surface where it can be easily wiped away. But it’s...

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Endurance cycling events require months of preparation, training and intense gear scrutiny and selection but few people consider their choice of chain lube choice. Fortunately there's one lube to rule them all. 

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