Wheel Building - October 2016
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Wheel Building - October 2016

Wheel Building - October 2016

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Broken Spoke Bike Co-op

42 Pembroke Street

Oxford, United Kingdom

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Is there anything quite so beautiful as a hand-built bicycle wheel? In this class you’ll learn the craft of wheel-building: calculating spoke length, lacing, tensioning, truing, and dishing a wheel.

You’ll get to put your knowledge into practice by building a wheel for Broken Spoke Bike Co-op using our materials; or if you prefer, we can help you to source the parts to create your very own hand-crafted wheel which you can keep!

Although this is a postgraduate-level class it stands alone, so you don’t need previous experience to take part - although a sense of inner peace and tranquility helps!

 

 

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Broken Spoke Bike Co-op reserves the right to refuse admission.

Persons under 18 years of age: People younger than 18 are very welcome in the workshop, as long as they are at all times accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. If the parent/guardian wishes to participate in the course, they must also book a place.

Refunds policy: If you cannot attend the course you've booked, please let us know in writing at least 5 working days before the course is due to start. We can then either refund you the full course fee, or give you a place on a future course - whichever you prefer.  Please note that we cannot refund your ticket if you cancel within 5 working days of a course's start date.

Cancellations by BSBC: If for whatever reason we have to cancel the course, we'll let you know by email, and we'll either refund you the full course fee or give you a place on a future course - whichever you prefer!

Safe Space policy: Broken Spoke Bike Co-op is an inclusive community, we celebrate diversity and our workshop is a place where people respect each other. The workshop is not a place for offensive language or behaviour - including but not limited to racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, violence or threats of violence, etc. - and anyone engaging in such behaviours will be asked to leave (and not given a refund!)

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