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All cyclists should own a set of basic bike tools to keep their ride in a safe and optimal condition. The types of bicycle tools you may want can be broken down into two broad categories:

Out riding

It is always a good idea to carry a range of small tools with you when you’re out riding in order to fix any mechanical issues or simply to make small adjustments on the fly. At a minimum you should carry:

At home

The amount of tools you require at home will generally depend on your mechanical prowess and desire to maintain your bike yourself rather than having a professional do it for you. (we LOVE fixing bikes if you’re not that way inclined) Regardless of technical know-how, most bike riding enthusiasts will keep the following bike tools at home:

For the serious bike mechanic, we also stock a range of repair stands which are great for holding your bike while you work on it.

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