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Bike Maintenance Series: Wheels - Adjusting Hubs and Truing Wheels

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1911 Westminster St

Providence, RI 02909

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Welcome to Recycle-A-Bikes Bike Maintenance Series! Each class focuses on how to fix or adjust different systems & components of the bicycle. Bring your own bike or choose one of ours to work on. Pick and choose which subjects matter to you the most or challenge yourself to learn something new!

Each and every class will be taught by a bilingual instructor (English & Spanish).

This course is available for anyone 14 or older: all students under 18 must accompanied by a parent or guardian older than 18 (discounts available for parents accompanying children).

All participants receive free patch kits and stickers for participating in the series!


Wheels: Adjusting Hubs and Truing Wheels

  • Remove and replace a freewheel and Cassette

  • Overhaul hub: disassemble, clean, re-grease, reassemble, and adjust

  • True a wheel using a truing stand and spoke wrenches

  • Understand principles of spoke tension, and how tension affects the rim

  • Re-install wheels on bike with different types of axles, and center wheel in frame

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1911 Westminster St

Providence, RI 02909

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