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The '''Bike Area'' contains tools for fixing and hacking bikes. It also the place to temporally put 
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The '''Bike Area''' is [[downstairs]], it contains tools for fixing and hacking bikes. It also the place to '''temporarily''' store your bike while at the space. It is accessed by going through the [[CNC Corridor]] past the [[Blue Room]] and dance school entrance, then on to the end of the [[Main Corridor]]. It is possible to exit (only) via the dance school entrance.
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[[File:Bike Area (Storage) - June 2022.jpg|thumb|Ancient DNH pile (foreground), hacking-cyclist-commuter parking (middle)]]
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==Bike storage==
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[[File:Commuter Parking.jpg|thumb|Bicycle parking for the cycling hackers - please do not store long term bicycle projects in this area.]]
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In respect of our bike racks:
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You are welcome to use the racks in the Bike Area to store your bike in the space if:
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* You are hacking in the space and using the space.
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* You want a safe place to leave your bike if you want to walk into town to shop/go to the cinema etc for a short period of time (ie, a morning or an afternoon).
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The bike racks are '''not''':
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* For storing a bike for more than a day.
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* As storage for a project you’re working on. These should be classed as "large projects" and be taken home with you or go in [[Large Project Storage]]
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* Whilst you go to work every day (Nottingham City Council operate Citycard Cycle Hubs for this purpose).
  
  
 
==Tools and equipment==
 
==Tools and equipment==
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{{main|Bike tools}}
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An assortment of bike mechanic's tools available in this area.  Additional tools were added in August 2021. See [[Bike tools]] for more information about each tool.
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{| class="wikitable"
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|+ List of tools sorted (approximately) by location
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! Photo !! Tools
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| [[File:Bike Area - Drawer 1.jpg|thumb]] || Mostly unrelated stuff...
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| [[File:Bike Area - Drawer 2.jpg|thumb]] || Chain wear checker, puncture repair kit, Various spanners, pedal wrench, chain break, tyre levers, chain whip
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| [[File:Bike Area - Drawer 3.jpg|thumb]] || Wheel balancing tool, pump
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| [[File:Bike Area - Stand.jpg|thumb]] || Bike stand
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| [[File:IMAG0036.jpg|thumb]] || Various spanners and sockets
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{{tools}} Tools available in this area include:
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<gallery mode=packed-hover heights=300px>
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{{Paragraph Tool List}}
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The bike area is currently cluttered with large items awaiting disposal, however the area is currently accessible.
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==Owned by the space==
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<gallery mode=packed-hover>
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File:HS_bike_bit_-_uni_cycle.jpg|Uni cycle|alt=Uni cycle
 
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</gallery>
{{Paragraph Tool List}}
 
There are many more tools, particularly metrology & hand tools, that are not listed on the wiki. If you are knowledgeable about something that isn't listed please consider [[Help:Using the wiki|creating a page]] for the tool.
 
  
 
==Important notes==
 
==Important notes==
 
 
Tools in this area should always be returned to the area after use.
 
Tools in this area should always be returned to the area after use.
  
 
==Safety==
 
==Safety==
 
 
{{Hack|https://rules.nottinghack.org.uk/en/latest/do-not-be-on-fire.html|Rule 0: Do Not Be On Fire}}
 
{{Hack|https://rules.nottinghack.org.uk/en/latest/do-not-be-on-fire.html|Rule 0: Do Not Be On Fire}}
A lot of the machines in this area are dangerous with the potential to cause significant harm. Your safety is your own responsibility.
 
 
When working with heavy equipment such as Machine Vices or large projects, Steel toe cap boots are recommended but not required.
 
  
When using machines that have spinning parts:
 
*Remove loose clothing, necklaces or lanyards
 
*Do not wear gloves or long sleeves
 
*Protect your eyes with safety glasses
 
 
Other equipment such as the Welders require:
 
*Welding Mask
 
*Welders Gloves
 
  
 
==Availability==
 
==Availability==
{{open}} This area, or the tools in it does not require booking and can not be booked.
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{{open}} This area and the tools in it does not require booking and can not be booked.
  
 
==Cleaning and maintenance==
 
==Cleaning and maintenance==
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Always leave the area as you would like to find it. Build time into your schedule for cleaning up.  
 
Always leave the area as you would like to find it. Build time into your schedule for cleaning up.  
  
There is a shop vac in the area that can be used for removing swarf from large machines and the floor. For small cleaning jobs there is a dust pan and brush located on the wall above the [[Metalwork Area Tray Store]].
 
 
The tools are checked regularly and maintenance is carried out as required.
 
  
 
==Problems and issues==  
 
==Problems and issues==  
{{quest}} If there is a problem in the Metalworking Area contact the Metalworking team. If a tool is broken or damaged, report it to the team.
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{{quest}} If there is a problem in the Bike Area contact the Metalworking team. If a tool is broken or damaged, report it to the team.
  
The current issues and things not working in this area are as follows.
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==Future plans==
*[[Startrite Bandsaw]] - Blade Needs replacing - March 2019
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The bike tools and storage moved downstairs into [[Hackspace 2.5]] late 2019. Tools need sorting and documenting.
  
{{Paragraph Sub Location}}
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==Inventory==
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* [[/Inventory late 2019|Inventory late 2019]]
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[Power#MetalWorking|Power]]
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* [[Suppliers#Bicycle_tools_and_parts|Suppliers - Bicycle tools and parts]]
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{{Location List}}
  
[[Category:Metalwork]]
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[[Category:Bicycles]]
[[Category:Plastics]]
 

Latest revision as of 17:20, 19 June 2022

Bike Area
Bike Area - June 2022.jpg
Intended Use Storing and working on bicycles.
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Model {{{model}}}
Team Metalworking
Floor Downstairs
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The Bike Area is downstairs, it contains tools for fixing and hacking bikes. It also the place to temporarily store your bike while at the space. It is accessed by going through the CNC Corridor past the Blue Room and dance school entrance, then on to the end of the Main Corridor. It is possible to exit (only) via the dance school entrance.

Ancient DNH pile (foreground), hacking-cyclist-commuter parking (middle)

Bike storage

Bicycle parking for the cycling hackers - please do not store long term bicycle projects in this area.

In respect of our bike racks:

You are welcome to use the racks in the Bike Area to store your bike in the space if:

  • You are hacking in the space and using the space.
  • You want a safe place to leave your bike if you want to walk into town to shop/go to the cinema etc for a short period of time (ie, a morning or an afternoon).

The bike racks are not:

  • For storing a bike for more than a day.
  • As storage for a project you’re working on. These should be classed as "large projects" and be taken home with you or go in Large Project Storage
  • Whilst you go to work every day (Nottingham City Council operate Citycard Cycle Hubs for this purpose).


Tools and equipment

An assortment of bike mechanic's tools available in this area. Additional tools were added in August 2021. See Bike tools for more information about each tool.

List of tools sorted (approximately) by location
Photo Tools
Bike Area - Drawer 1.jpg
Mostly unrelated stuff...
Bike Area - Drawer 2.jpg
Chain wear checker, puncture repair kit, Various spanners, pedal wrench, chain break, tyre levers, chain whip
Bike Area - Drawer 3.jpg
Wheel balancing tool, pump
Bike Area - Stand.jpg
Bike stand
IMAG0036.jpg
Various spanners and sockets



The bike area is currently cluttered with large items awaiting disposal, however the area is currently accessible.


Owned by the space

Important notes

Tools in this area should always be returned to the area after use.

Safety

Guide.png  Please see Nottinghack Rules/Guide - Rule 0: Do Not Be On Fire


Availability

question This area and the tools in it does not require booking and can not be booked.

Cleaning and maintenance

Always leave the area as you would like to find it. Build time into your schedule for cleaning up.


Problems and issues

question If there is a problem in the Bike Area contact the Metalworking team. If a tool is broken or damaged, report it to the team.

Future plans

The bike tools and storage moved downstairs into Hackspace 2.5 late 2019. Tools need sorting and documenting.

Inventory

See also


Sub-Locations

Contained within this area are sub locations. A full list of these can be found here: Sub-Locations of Bike Area

Locations
Upstairs Comfy AreaStudioMembers StorageTextiles WorkshopKitchenToiletsWorkshopDusty AreaMetalworking AreaSpray BoothLaser AreaScreen Printing
Downstairs CNC AreaElectronics AreaBlue RoomTeam StorageMetalworking DownstairsMembers Storage DownstairsClassroomBike AreaMain CorridorCNC Corridor
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