Bike Repair 101 – Want to learn how to change a flat tire, or patch a tube? What do you do if your brakes are rubbing on your tire or the chain falls off your bike? Come to the Brookline Teen Center Makerspace to learn bike repair basics from a professional mechanic. The outline for the six week class is:
1: Bike anatomy, disassemble and identify major components.
2: Tires and Wheels, fix a flat
3: Cables and common wear items.
4: Drive System, chains and shifting
5: Brakes, cleaning and adjustments
6: Bearings, identifications and evaluations of bearing types