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Sidepull Brake Service

Properly adjusted brake systems require attention to small details. This article will discuss sidepull caliper arm adjustment, pad adjustment to the rim, pad centering, and pad clearance.

Rear Derailler Adjustments (derailleur)

The article will discuss the adjustment of the rear derailleur.

Threadless Headset Service

This article will discuss removing the old headset, installing and adjusting a new threadless headset

Threaded Headset Service

This article will discuss removing the old headset, installing and adjusting a new threaded headset.

Dual Pivot Brake Service

This article will discuss caliper arm adjustment, brake attachment to the frame, pad adjustment to the rim, pad centering, and pad clearance.

SPD Pedal Overhaul

This article with discuss the bearing service of the common Shimano® SPD type pedals.

Wheel Tension Measurement

This article reviews the use of the TM-1 Spoke Tension Meter.

Front Derailleur Adjustments

This article will discuss the basic adjustment of the front derailleur. This article assumes the derailleur is compatible with the shifting system and is not extremely worn out.

Fork Column Length and Sizing

This article will discuss cutting and sizing of bicycle forks.

Chain tension for Tandem Front End

This article will discuss sizing the captain-to-stoker chain for tandems, called the "primary" chain.

Dura-Ace 7800 Rear Hub Service

This article will discuss the service of the Shimano Dura-Ace 7800 rear hub.

Chain Tension on One Speed Bikes

This article will address the adjusting chain tension on bicycle with a single sprocket in the rear and a single sprocket in front.