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Class Name :

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Class Date :

April 16 - April 30

Meeting Times :

Sun 10am–4pm

Class Location :

Spalding House

Instructor :

Barret Werk

Price :


About this Class:

Bamboo Bike Frame Building • WTBW171W27

Workshop • Sun 10am-4pm • Apr 16-30 • 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

Parking is FREE in the The Honolulu Museum of Art Spalding House parking lot. You do not need a parking pass.

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