This article will discuss frame alignment and the use of the Frame Alignment Gauge FAG-2.
This article will review the removal of seized seat posts and stems
This article will discuss the patching of bicycle inner tubes. Both the pre-glued patches and the vulcanizing patches will be reviewed.
This article will discuss tubeless tires.
This article will discuss how to remove square type cranks with damaged threads.
This article will discuss removing freewheels that have no removal tool option. This will be useful if the wheel is to be re-used, but it will effectively destroy the freewheel.
This article will discuss loosening a tight link on a derailleur chain.
This article will discuss trouble shooting noisy drive trains. Creaking and squeaking noises are annoying, and can be a sign of more serious problems. Damage to component parts may result if they are left unattended.
If the removal threads for the crankarm puller in the crankarm are damaged, there is a possible repair. You will need a Bicycle Research TC-8, which is a fluted bolt that cleans the threads. It comes with a pivoting stud to align the tool concentric to the threads.