View Full Version : Hands-On Bicycle Tune Up & Roadside Repair Class

02-14-2007, 03:50 PM
Learn how to fix a flat, fine tune your hubs, and true a wheel!

This 8-hour tune up course is designed as a hands on learning experience in a small group setting. All of the techniques will first be demonstrated, then practiced on the bike. Feel free to bring in your own bike, or use one of ours. The course will consist of one 2-hour class per week, for 4 weeks. Check our calendar for updated class dates and times, or give us a call. At this point, registration is over the phone, by email, or you can stop by the shop.

Upcoming Classes:
ECT bike school - 2503 SE Division
Next 4 Tuesdays (2/13 - 3/6): 6:00pm-8:00pm
Next 4 Thursdays (2/15 - 3/8): 6:00pm-8:00pm (ECT bike school - 2503 SE Division)

Cost: $80
Class tuition is due one week before class start date. We accept payment via cash or check at the school, or by paypal.
www.exchangecycletours.org or respond to this email to reserve a space!

Topics Covered
- Cables and Housing
- Rear Derailleur Adjustment
- Front Derailleur Adjustment
- Side Pull Brake Adjustment
- Linear Pull Brake Adjustment
- Chain Installation
- Seat, Stem and Handlebar Adjustment
- Threaded and Threadless Headset Adjustment
- Hub Adjustment
- Crank Arm Removal and Installation
- Bottom Bracket Removal and Installation
- Wheel Truing
- Roadside Flat Repair

Community Exchange Cycle Touring Club
Community Exchange Bike School (ECT):
Mission: To promote cycling as a means of cross-cultural interaction and earth-friendly transportation by providing bicycle maintenance and bicycle touring resources.

Please join us! Check out our classes, rides and ways to volunteer at exchangecycletours [dot ] org!

bob new, executive director (ECT)