Bicycle Repair Stand: Buying Guide

How to Build a Bicycle Repair Stand


With a few lengths of gal pipe, and some t-piece and right angle joiners from the local hardware store, it's pretty easy to make your own stand for carrying out bicycle maintenance.



Kip Kedersha's Repair Stand Solution ...



Materials To Build Your Repair Stand


Materials for building a DIY bicycle repair stand

This solution is probably the easiest we've come across and items you'll need to buy (or acquire) are ...


Number Item Number Item
1

forty-eight inch length of half inch pipe

2

eighteen inch lengths of half inch pipe

7

ten inch lengths of half inch pipe

2

eight inch lengths of half inch pipe

2

three inch lengths of half inch pipe

4

half inch t-pieces

1

half inch 90 degree angle piece

2

half inch 45 degree angle pieces

3

half inch end caps

2

10 inch hose clamps

1

18 inch length - 1 inch by 2 inch piece of softwood

2

sturdy hanger hooks

2

bolts with nut and washer

1

half inch conduit fastener


Tools Needed For Building This Bicycle Repair Stand ...

Tools needed for building a DIY bicycle repair stand
  • pipe wrench (stilson)
  • wrench or spanner
  • drill and drill bits
  • flat head screwdriver

Monty Python's (drum roll) - Bicycle Repairman

Bicycle Repair Man is so good, he doesn't even need a bicycle repair stand.


I love this classic Monty Python sketch - Bicycle Repairman. It is a hoot ... they are so clever!!

Bicycle Repair Stand: Buying Guide

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