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The Best Bike Tools to Have at Home (Part III)

The Best Bike Tools to Have at Home (Part III)

Lezyne Steel Bicycle Floor Pump The Lezyne Steel Floor Pump is an excellent bike pump which makes pumping up the bike tires easier. It can go all the way up to 220psi if necessary, for track bikes. It’s compatible with both Schrader and Presta valves and delivers a true tire pressure gauge reading. Feedback Sports Bicycle Work Stand A bike work stand is for you to safely and easily mount your bike while you’re working on it, regardless if it’s for maintenance…

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The Best Bike Tools to Have at Home (Part II)

The Best Bike Tools to Have at Home (Part II)

Venzo Torque Wrench A torque wrench stops you from tightening nuts more than the manufacturers’ recommendation. Nothing is worse than over-rotating nuts on carbon and then breaking them accidentally. It has a user-adjustable torque range, covering everything you need for the bike from stem to bottom bracket bolts. When it gets to the pre-set torque value, it has a noticeable click sound. Oumers Cassette Removal Tool You can simply swap out the bike cassette at home and save a trip…

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The Best Bike Tools to Have at Home (Part I)

The Best Bike Tools to Have at Home (Part I)

  There are times when you just need a couple of tools to do the most elementary jobs and having a complete tool kit could be overkill. Therefore, here are the best bike tools that would be very helpful to have at home. Pedro Tire Levers The Pedro’s tire levers will really help you to rapidly remove stubborn and tight bike tires from the wheels without using excessive effort and force. They work in pairs, so don’t misplace one of them…

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Best Bike Repair Kits (Part II)

Best Bike Repair Kits (Part II)

Park Tool PK-3 Tool Set- Best for the Pro Mechanics Park Tool is the name to know when it comes to bike tools. The name itself is all about top quality and professionalism. Walk into any local bike shops and chances are you’ll see a Park Tool toolset in their workshop. The PK-3 is Park Tool’s professional range of toolset with over 65 different sets of tools available. These wide ranges of tools will get you through most of the…

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Best Bike Repair Kits (Part II)

Best Bike Repair Kits (Part II)

Topeak Prepbox 18 Tool Set- Best for Travels Topeak is a recognized brand in bike tools and accessories. Their product lineup contains all that is needed, ranging from pumps to bike tools to bags and lights. Opening up the carry box, you’ll discover over 15 sets of tools capable of doing any sort of intermediate bike maintenance and repair jobs like cassette and chain replacement, pedal removal, adjusting the brake pads, brakes, and derailleurs. These tools are of good quality,…

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Best Bike Repair Kits (Part I)

Best Bike Repair Kits (Part I)

Here’s something you’ll see at a cyclist’s home. They possess their own set of bicycle tools. When it comes to bicycle maintenance and repair, you don’t always have to take your bike to the mechanic. At times, you’ll be better off fixing it yourself at home. There are numerous videos on YouTube to lead you through if you’re a newbie.  If you’re new, you may want to think about getting individual bike tools to perform basic tasks such as replacing the cassette/chain…

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The Benefits of Owning a Multi-Tool

The Benefits of Owning a Multi-Tool

What is a Multi Tool? To make sure you make the correct choice when buying a multi tool, it is vital to first know what precisely a multi tool is. It is a tool that has several various instruments, like a knife file, pliers, or bottle opener to be used for professional or personal use. Usually, a multi tool is small, compact, and can fit into your purse, waistband, or pocket with a sheath. Multi tools are one-handed apparatuses which…

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Buying Used Tools

Buying Used Tools

When putting together a home workshop, you need a wide variety of tools. Buying them all new is very expensive, so looking at used tools is definitely something worth considering. Whether you are into wood working, repairing cars, or fixing small engines – buying used tools and equipment can save you a lot of money. You may also be able to buy higher quality used tools for lower quality prices. High quality tools that are taken care of can last…

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Mechanic’s Tools

Mechanic’s Tools

Mechanic Tools A mechanic is professional that can be described in many different ways. One, a mechanic is a person who repairs and maintains machinery or motors. A mechanic can also be described as a person who is skilled in the handling of the tools, machines and various equipment. The mechanic tools are creating large influx to the realm of multi-tools that is occurring nowadays in our ever evolving world or globe. There are many different types of mechanics and…

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