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Component and tools

New components
  • Bar tape – Condor Cycles
  • Brakes – very deep drop (55mm-73mm) Tektro R556, SJS Cycles.com
  • Brake cables (inner) – Transfil Shimano ends, Wiggle.com
  • Brake cable (outer) – Transfil Shimano, Wiggle.com
  • Brake cable stops – Transfil, Wiggle.com
  • Brake pads – Alexus, Evans Cycles
  • Bottom Bracket – Shimano UN26, Evans Cycles £11.99
  • Cranks bolts – Evans Cycles
  • Saddle – The London Bicycle Workshop
  • Singlespeed freewheel – Shimano 18t, Parker International
Tools used
  • Adjustable spanner
  • Various spanners
  • Wire clippers
  • Spanner for use as a hammer (Will)
  • Large screwdriver
  • Crank extractor (Will)
  • Chain lubricant – Finish Line ceramic wet, Parker International
  • Grease (Will)
  • Freewheel tool (LookMumNoHands)
  • Bottom bracket tool – Ice Toolz (ISIS/Shimano), Evans Cycles
  • Various allen keys
  • Spoke key, Condor Cycles
  • Chain tool
  • GT85
  • Degreaser – Fenwick’s FS10, Evans Cycles
Thanks Will for letting me use your tools and hands!
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