Dreesens Bicycles

Steel bicycles by Peter Dreesens

How To: Steel Frame Repair Downtube Replacement Part 1

Mikes new bike with an unfortunate crash that also bent the tube. This calls for tube replacement. On a silver soldered frame this is  a nondestructive process resulting in a ‘good as new’ repair.


The first step is to ‘set’ the frame in a jig adjusting all holding blocks in alignment to maintain the dimensions of the frame when the new tube is installed.

Advertisements

No comments yet»

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: