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Bike Repair

As a seven year bike commuter, I've gained a lot of practical knowledge of bike repair and maintenance. My experience includes creative temporary solutions to get out of tough situations, self-instruction, and more formal training in Broadway Bicycle School's Advanced Bike Maintenance class.

I've successfully completed the following projects:


  1. Overhaul headset
  2. Replace rear brake cable and housing
  3. Temporarily repair broken seat using limited materials available
  4. Patch and replace inner tube
  5. Replace tire
  6. Remove rear derailleur bent into spokes and shorten chain
  7. Adjust rear derailleur
  8. Replace chain
  9. Replace front derailleur cable and adjust derailleur
  10. Overhaul hub
  11. True wheels
  12. Replace and adjust brake pads