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Wheelbuilding

Date: 19 May 2017

Time: 0930–1600

Venue: Unit 9 Gabalfa Workshops, Clos Menter, Cardiff CF14 3AY

Price: £95

This Level 4 bike maintenance course is part of our Fix it yourself suite. It is also a recommended add-on to our Velotech courses.

Building your own bicycle wheels can bring a great sense of satisfaction. It also adds a bit of artistry to the repertoire of the bike mechanic.

During our one-day course, you will learn how to:

  • calculate spoke lengths
  • assess lacing options
  • tension spokes correctly
  • dish front and rear wheels

We will provide all the tools and parts for this wheel building course. You can choose whether to build a 26 inch mountain bike wheel or a 700C road bike wheel.

At the end of the day, you will have the option of buying your finished wheel to take with you.

To book your place, either follow the PayPal link below or complete the booking form and post it with your payment to: Cycle Training Wales, 8 Museum Place, Cardiff, CF10 3BG. Read our terms and conditions of booking.

For more information about our bicycle maintenance courses, please contact Nick Canham on nick@cycletrainingwales.org.uk or 07971 719626 .


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