8 Day Intermediate Frame Building Course

Frame Building
For those of you wanting to ride something a bit special, something you have made yourself then this is the course for you. Come and learn the skills of frame building at Downland Cycles.Build a bike frame to fit you perfectly. The courses caters for absolute beginners, and no experience of brazing or welding is needed to attend our courses. As long as you are practical and are confident in using hand tools them we will be able to teach you how to build a frame.

This is our intermediate course taking you throughout the entire bike building process and includes:

            Basic Fit and Design

            Workshop Safety

            Tube cutting and Mitring

            Brazing and Torch Skills

            Alignment Checks

            Braze-ons and Fittings

            Finishing and preparing for painting

The course follows the same structure as the 6 day short course but has the addition of 2 days of bike fitting and frame design using CAD software

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