Come along to one of our evening bike maintenance classes and learn new skills
We run a number of courses on bicycle maintenance and repair; places on these courses are £20 for a 2 hour class. Places are limited to 4 people so you will get proper individual attention from the mechanic. Bring your own bike along to work on.
Evening Courses, Mondays from 6pm-8pm
Check the booking calendar for availability
how to check your bike and make adjustments, what to wear & take, induction to the workshop and bike fit.
taking a wheel in and out, fixing a puncture, using a pump, tyres, tubes, pressures
how they work, different types, barrel adjusters, troubleshooting your brakes and replacing brake blocks
how to use gears, how they work, how to spot if they are worn, mending a chain, where to clean and what with
truing a buckle, servicing a hub bearings, replacing a spoke
servicing brake arms, callipers and barrel adjusters, replacing cables, servicing hydraulic disk brakes.
removing cranks , replacing a casette, indexing gears and barrel adjusters, gear cable replacement, mech hanger alignment
HEADSETS and BOTTOM BRACKETS
Replacing and servicing threadless and threaded headsets, replacing and servicing bottom brackets
learn the dark arts of building wheels over two evenings. spoke sizing, wheel theory, lacing and tensioning a 3 cross wheel.