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Build-A-Bike (6 of 8)

In week 6 of Build-A-Bike we will work on brakes. We will add new brake cables and housing to project bikes as well as brake pads (as needed). We will also service and adjust brakes including tensioning cables, adjusting brake pads (toe in) and balancing brake arms. This will include an overview of types of brakes, the parts worked on and the tools used for this procedure.

Dates: 
Thursday, March 1, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm

Build-A-Bike (5 of 8)

In week 5 of Build-A-Bike we will true wheels. Truing is straightening the rim by adjusting spoke tension. We will go over the fundamentals of how a spoked wheel works as well. This will include an overview of the parts worked on and the tools used for this procedure.

Dates: 
Thursday, February 22, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm

Build-A-Bike (1 of 8)

Build-A-Bike is an 8 session class beginning January 28th, meeting once a week every Thursday from 7pm-10pm.

Gain a comprehensive overview of bicycle mechanics in this 8 week Build-A-Bike course. We cover overhauling and adjusting bottom brackets, headsets and hubs, wheel truing, brake, shifter and derailleur adjustment and other finishing work, detail and trouble shooting.

Dates: 
Thursday, January 25, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm

Build A Bike (7 of 8)

In week 7 we cover Shifters and Derailleurs. We will add new shifter cables and housing to project bikes. Chains will be installed and we will cover how to measure appropriate chain length. We will also check and align front and rear derailleurs as well as check and adjust the limit screws of the derailleurs. We will cover the difference between friction and index shifting and go over how to adjust shifting of both. This will include an overview of the parts worked on and the tools used for this procedure.

Dates: 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm

Build A Bike (7 of 8)

In week 7 we cover Shifters and Derailleurs. We will add new shifter cables and housing to project bikes, check and align front and rear derailleurs as well as check and adjust the limit screws of the derailleurs and cover the difference between friction and index shifting and go over how to adjust shifting of both. This will include an overview of the parts worked on and the tools used for this procedure.

Dates: 
Thursday, August 16, 2018 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm

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