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Techy Tuesday – Introduction to Wheel Truing

May 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free
Cycle Mechanic making repairs

Photo by Caroline Trotter

An introduction to approaches to wheel truing and tensioning. Learning how to keeping a wheel straight and evenly-tensioned will help you to keep on top of one of the most important components on your bike. Delivered by Lang Toun Cycles’ experienced cycle mechanics, anyone can register for this course. It is free and no previous experience necessary.

What is covered?

  • Components of a Wheel and How They Work Together
  • Wheel Truing Tools and Equipment
  •  Assessing the wheel and truing radially and laterally
  • Checking dish and spoke tension

You can bring along your own, clean wheel if you like, or use one of our provided wheels. We will provide the required tools, protective equipment and work stands.

Booking Info

This event is free to attend, but booking is required. Book here.

If you have any problems booking, or any questions, please phone 01592 858458 or email info@greenerkirkcaldy.org.uk.

Accessibility Info

There are public parking bays available outside the shop on the High Street with level access into the building and throughout. There is also an accessible toilet.

If you have any other accessibility questions or would like the resources at the event to be in large print please phone 01592 858458 or email info@greenerkirkcaldy.org.uk.

Organiser

Lang Toun Cycles
Phone:
01592 328920
Email:
info@langtouncycles.org.uk
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Venue

Lang Toun Cycles
245 High Street
Kirkcaldy, KY1 1JF United Kingdom
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