dynamo wheel building

We are proud to present our first Build Your Own Wheel (BYOW) class, just in time for lights season. 

Prerequisite: Wheel Building - you must already have an understanding of how to build a wheel (i.e. you've taken our Intro to Wheel Building class). 

We have set kits of 3 different dynamo hubs, and will prepare the spokes, rim, lights, and electrical cables for you as well. All you need to do is show up. We'll get you started on your build, and assist you if you've any questions. 

3 hour class, £40 tuition

We recommend: 

Rigida Ryde (road) or Sputnik (touring) rims (32 or 36 hole) - £25

Sapim spokes - .60p each

Sturmey Archer hub (silver, entry level - aka cheap & cheerful) £38

Shimano hub (32h only) - £90

Shutter Precision hub (silver, black, red / 32h / 36h) - £99

Union classic front dynamo light - £6

Union standard front halogen dynamo light - £9 

Union rear carrier light - £12

 

Just let us know which wheel you'd like to build and we'll get those prepared for you on the day. Email fixit@lbk.org.uk.