Bike Maintenance Tool Kit

open tool box showing tools included in bike maintenance repair kit alongside the book Bicycle Repair Manual by Chris Sidwells.

CBRL has Bike Maintenance Tool Kits available to loan!

Each kit comes with 17 tools for making adjustments or replacing parts on bikes.

We have also included a copy of Chris Sidwell’s Bicycle Repair Manual. (DK, 2021)

Funding for the kits was provided by Cape Breton Regional Municipality and the Municipality of Victoria County, in consultation with Velo Cape Breton Bicycle Association and Framework Cycle and Fitness. Thanks to everyone who made these kits possible!

Borrow a Bike Maintenance Tool Kit

Tool Kits can be requested the the SamePage Catalogue. Once available they can be borrowed for 3 weeks.

What’s included in the Kit

  1. Crank Remover
  2. Freewheel / Cassette Lockring Tool
  3. 15mm Pedal Wrench
  4. 8mm Hex Key Wrench
  5. 6″ Adjustable Forged Wrench 
  6. #1 Phillips Screwdriver
  7. 6mm Flat Blade Screwdriver
  8. Freewheel Turner (Chain Whip, 1/2″ x 3/32″)
  9. Shimano Compatible Chain Tool (5x6x7x8x9x10x11x12-speed)
  10. Glueless Patch Set AirDam, 6 Pieces
  11. Star Key Wrenches T-9x10x15x20x25x27x30x40
  12. 10-15G Forged 8-groove Spoke Tool
  13. Shimano® Hollowtech II Compatible BB Tool
  14. Tire Lever Set, Set of 3 Pieces
  15. 9x10mm Open-ended Spanner
  16. Hex Key Wrenches 2×2.5x3x4x5x6mm
  17. Bike Pump (attached to outside of box)

How to Use the Kit

The included book will help with minor adjustments and repairs. Additional instruction can be found through online videos.

The included bike pump can be used with both Shrader (standard) valves and Presta valves. Here’s a video demonstrating how to set-up the pump for the type of valve you have.

And another video demonstrating how to use the pump with Presta valve tires.

Additional recommended Bike Maintenance channels on YouTube include: