Tag Archives: Bike Tools

Bike Repair – Schwinn Speedster “Wheel Restore & Fender Fix” BikemanforU Show Episode 19-20

http://www.bikemanforu.com/ Wheel restoration continues with a lot of cone wrench usage. First, BikemanforU delves into his Schwinn Speedster bike restoration with metal rivet repair on a chrome fender using his mother’s father’s anvil. Sebastian gloves up for some major wheel cleaning. The axle, cups, bearing retaining washers and bearings all undergo a thorough brushing. Then BikemanforU re-packs everything with more grease than your favorite diner, so he can have this wheel ready for the Dial Test. Free shipping on bike parts, tires, tools, and accessories.. http://www.bikemanforu.com/ source […]

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How to repair bike chain links (using a chain tool)

Here’s the chain tool: http://amzn.to/1fXrUsL A chain tool, or “chain break” is used to take links in and out of a bicycle chain. Many multi tools come with chain breakers, and you may even have one laying around. This video shows you the basics of using the chain tool, and what all the parts do. 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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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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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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