bearing systems class
Intermediate level course
Required for taking Build Your Own Bike (BYOB)
Time for dissection - In this 3 hour class you will learn about what makes your bike go round. Anything that spins on your bike will do so because of ball bearings, and these systems need to be maintained in order for your bike to run smoothly.
You will learn:
What bearing systems are made of
How to do a hub service on a front hub
How to remove and install a 1” threaded headset
Different types of bottom brackets
How to remove a square taper bottom bracket
What sealed bearings are
What press fit systems are
Note that we will not cover the removal/installation of press fit bearings.
No bike is necessary, you will be learning on our equipment.