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NEW BOTTOM BRACKET SHELLS

Can a loose bottom bracket shell be repaired? In most cases yes, press fit or threaded bottom brackets, we can fix them. So instead of getting rid of your carbon bike with a wobbly BB, bring it in so we can bring it back to it’s former glory.

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BIANCHI INTEGRATED SEATPOST

Can you extend an integrated seatpost? One of our customers bought a Bianchi time trial bike that was previously owned by someone a little smaller. To make his setup correct, we added another 70 mm to the seatpost. This is a cost effective alternative to getting an entirely new frame or bicycle.

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BIANCHI REPAIR AND REPAINT

We got a Bianchi mountain bike in a couple of weeks ago, with a few small fractures and badly chipped paint. A couple of days of carbon repair and paint then hey presto, bike is reborn as a stunner. The customer was so happy we got another 5 star google review.

CARBON BIKE REPAIR’S FIRST FUN RIDE

This past Saturday the CBR team were up a little earlier, 5h30 start time. We started off at a relaxed pace enjoying the Cradle of Humankind World heritage site along the way. This coming weekend,we are competing in another 100 km road race called the Fast One, should be a blast.

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PINARELLO DOGMA REBUILD

A few weeks ago we got a damaged Pinarello Dogma in with 5 fractures to the rear of the frame. Many hours later shes back to full strength and awaiting a new coat of paint.

TO GREASE OR NOT TO GREASE

A fairly common problem we see is stuck seat posts in carbon frames. Avoid grease when assembling your bike, especially on any carbon parts in the frame. Some greases have chemicals that attack the resin, in time this causes the post to swell and get stuck. Rather use a carbon specific assembly paste which contains […]