Class Name :
Bamboo Bike Frame Building • WTBW171W26
Class Date :
April 15 - April 29
Meeting Times :
Class Location :
About this Class:
Workshop • Sat 10am-4pm • Apr 15-29 • 3 sessions• $120 + supply fee paid to instructor (see description) • Spalding House
Build a strong, lightweight bike frame out of locally grown bamboo using modern composite joinery. Learn techniques to join bamboo using epoxy and natural fibers to create durable high joinery comparable to metal-to-metal welds. Topics covered include: safe handling of epoxy and tools, proper bamboo selection and preparation, frame builders jig set-up, cutting and tube miters, creation of natural fiber composite lugs, component compatibility and finishing techniques. Class is limited to six students.
Supply fee options:
A. $350 build & take home your own bike frame - (4 frames max per class)
B. $75 instruction only
Artwork by Barret Werk
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