WMC

Course - Bike Building Basics (8th & 15th October)

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  • Course - Bike Building Basics (8th & 15th October)

WMC

Course - Bike Building Basics (8th & 15th October)

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Description

Have you ever thought about building a bike but don't know where to start? Have you seen a custom bike and it's been haunting your dreams? Never fear! We are here to help! 


The aim of this course is to give you a good understanding of what building a bike entails, starting with deciding on a style, choosing the correct donor bike, the design process and inspiration, coatings and materials, and best practises to ensure a smooth build. 

Topics covered:

  • Types of custom bikes
  • Engine types
  • Frame design and selection
  • Build Timeline
  • Processes - (Paint vs powder coating vs ceramic coating)
  • Materials (Metals, composites, plastics, hardware)
  • Best practises to ensure a smooth build
  • Electrics and wiring harness design

PLEASE NOTE: This course consists of 2 classes held on Tuesday evenings from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.

They can also be bought individually for R500 a class - please select this option from the drop down menu.

Part 1 - 8th October:

Begin with the end in Mind!

  • Types of custom bikes
  • Engine selection
  • Frame design and selection
  • Build Timeline

The Nitty Gritty

  • Processes - (Paint vs powder coating vs ceramic coating)
  • Best practises to ensure a smooth build

 

Part 2 - 15th October:

Electrics

  • Custom Wiring Harness design and building.