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If you are interested in how storing bikes works at the Hackspace, please see our [[Bike Storage]] page.
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{{Update|reason=Make sub-location and add more specific location details for each tool.|date=June 2019}}
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:''For how storing bikes works at the Hackspace, see [[Bike Area#Bike storage|Bike storage]].''
  
Here are photos of all of the tools and explanations of what they are.  
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This page details the assortment of '''bike tools''' available in the space, including photos. They are kept in the [[Bike Area]].  
  
If in doubt of any aspects of bike maintenance, David can help.
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==Tools owned by the Hackspace==
  
===Bike Tools Owned by the Hackspace:===
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===Sockets and Spanners===
  
====Sockets and Spanners:====
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{{Note|The drawers won't open until you've lifted the lid.}}
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<gallery mode=packed-hover heights=300px>
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File:IMAG0035.jpg
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File:IMAG0036.jpg
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</gallery>
  
Note that the drawers won't open until you've lifted the lid.
 
  
[[File:IMAG0035.jpg]][[File:IMAG0036.jpg]]
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====Workstand====
  
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It's a bit wobbly, so make sure the quick releases are tight. It's not secure enough to work on pedals or bottom brackets, but it's great for using to set up your brakes and gears. Best to secure your bike by the seatpost, but if your cables aren't routed along the top tube you could turn the clamp and secure it there too.
  
====Track pumps:====
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[[File:IMAG0033.jpg|x300px]]
 
 
The tripod-legged track pump needs repair.
 
 
 
[[File:IMAG0034.jpg]]
 
 
 
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====Workstand:====
 
 
 
It's a bit wobbly, so make sure the quick releases are tight. It's not secure enough to work on pedals or bottom brackets, but it's great for using to set up your brakes and gears. Best to secure your bike by the seatpost, but if your cables aren't routed along the top tube you could turn the clamp and secure it there too.
 
  
[[File:IMAG0033.jpg]]
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==See also==
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* [[/Missing|Missing tools]]
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* [[Suppliers#Bicycle_tools_and_parts|Suppliers - Bicycle tools and parts]]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:20, 11 December 2019

For how storing bikes works at the Hackspace, see Bike storage.

This page details the assortment of bike tools available in the space, including photos. They are kept in the Bike Area.

Tools owned by the Hackspace

Sockets and Spanners

Note Note: The drawers won't open until you've lifted the lid.


Workstand

It's a bit wobbly, so make sure the quick releases are tight. It's not secure enough to work on pedals or bottom brackets, but it's great for using to set up your brakes and gears. Best to secure your bike by the seatpost, but if your cables aren't routed along the top tube you could turn the clamp and secure it there too.

IMAG0033.jpg

See also