Tag Archives: bike repair

Brake Caliper Mounting & Adjustment – Linear Pull & V Brake

How to install and adjust linear pull and V-brake calipers. Not your brake type? Watch this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6ANuieQR4w&index=7&list=PLGCTGpvdT04Re5yrxKOVg1yjuollLGDwZ This video is part of The Park Tool Guide To Rim Brakes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qWtM5c-X0gM&index=1&list=PLGCTGpvdT04Re5yrxKOVg1yjuollLGDwZ Tools list: • Park Tool Hex & Torx® Compatible Tools – http://www.parktool.com/category/hex-torx-compatible-tools • Park Tool Torque Tools – http://www.parktool.com/category/torque-tools • BT-2 Cable Stretcher – http://www.parktool.com/product/cable-stretcher-bt-2 • SD-SET Screwdriver Set http://www.parktool.com/product/shop-screwdriver-set-sd-set • CN-10 Professional Cable And Housing Cutter – http://www.parktool.com/product/professional-cable-and-housing-cutter-cn-10 • PPL-1 Polylube 1000 Lubricant – http://www.parktool.com/product/polylube-1000-lubricant-tube-ppl-1 • Thread Locker • Rags Find more tool information and […]

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Bicycle Wheel Anatomy – Hub Axle Spokes Rim – DIY Bike Repair – BikemanforU

http://www.youtube.com/bikemanforu Bicycle wheel anatomy for everyone from YouTube’s how-to guru of DIY bike repair. Free shipping http://www.bikemanforu.com on bike wheels, parts, tires, tools and cycle accessories. For how-to videos that will keep you smiling, check out the BikemanforU DIY Channel http://www.youtube.com/bikemanforu Subscribing is free for new videos every week. Learn how you can fix your own bike with persistence and by sharing your knowledge with others. In this tutorial, BMFU shows us what the essential parts of a wheel look like and how to identify and name […]

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How to Patch a Bicycle Inner Tube

This video will guide you through the necessary steps for repairing a bicycle inner tube using a patch kit, including self-adhesive patches, vulcanizing patches, and tire boots. We will also diagnose potential causes of damaged tubes, to help avoid getting more flats in the future. Typical tools and supplies for this process: • Tire levers to remove tire & tube • Pump to inflate tire • Marker or other method of marking hole • Patch kit: – Self-adhesive patch such as Park Tool GP-2 (http://www.parktool.com/product/super-patch-kit-gp-2) – Self-vulcanizing […]

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“Truing A Wheel” Bikemanforu Show Episode 7 season 1

http://www.bikemanforu.com The BikemanforU trues an old school 27 x 1 1/4 wheel for a commuter. Lets fight this $4.00+ a gallon gas. ONE LESS CAR. He uses an unorthodox bike tool with his Red Wing boots to straighten the old Schwinn rim, while revealing the secret behind his IBM computer. http://www.bikemanforu.com source Click here for the best online deals on bike accessories, electric bikes, kids bikes, mountain bikes, bicycle frames, and much more.

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Mountain Bike Repair

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Bike repair is an important part of biking. If you’re into biking, there are some basic bike repair functions that you want to know how to do yourself. At Bicycle Shop Online Repairs, we provide online resources to teach you about bike repair and  to help you with those basic bike repair functions.  One would think that those cool bicycles that cost thousand  of dollars would include more information about mountain bike repair than a few pages in booklet form. Regardless of this lack of information, every rider […]

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