Second Opinion

Second Opinion is a reviews show about anything and everything under the sun. If we can experience it, we can review it.

BrightRoad Front and Back Light Set Review

Episode #96

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You need a bike headlight and taillight, so why not buy them together? This is an extremely affordable set of lights, does the quality hold up?

Light & Motion Vya Bike Taillight Review

Episode #94

Being seen at night by road users behind you is essential on a bike. What kinds of innovations does the Vya bring to the table?

Topeak Pocket Rocket Review

Episode #92

Being able to change an inner tube on the road won't help you if you can't pump up the new inner tube! A frame pump like the Pocket Rocket will help you get back on the road.

Foldylock Classic Review

Episode #91

A bike is a significant investment, one that you should protect with a proper lock. Folding locks are a recent innovation in the bike lock space; is the Foldylock a useful, durable lock, or just a gimmick with a cute name?

Roam Co-Pilot Bike Phone Mount Review

Episode #90

Having access to navigation on one's phone while bike riding can be quite essential. Also essential: making sure that your phone won't fall off of your bike. Ian has been using the Roam Co-Pilot phone mount for several years, and he is here to review it for you!

Specialized Pizza Rack Review

Episode #89

The Pizza Rack is easily the most unique aspect of Ian's bike build. It provides not only railings for panniers to attach to, but also a generous platform to place objects on top. Come find out how well Ian likes it!

Roswheel 3 in 1 Bike Pannier Review

Episode #87

Ian used this pannier set for his daily commute for a couple of years. How well has it stood up, how easy is it to use? Find out in today's review!