Posts Tagged ‘park tools’

A Mechanic’s Best Friend

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Ever wonder what everyday mechanics can’t live without in their tool box? We went around and took a look at what a few of our employees had to say.  (more…)

Park Tools – Interbike 2012 (Video)

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Park has such a large array of tools that they always have something to show. This year was no different. Watch as Park gives us a real quick run down on the latest updates and new products. Also, click over to our other post that we wrote up a few days ago.


Interbike 2012 Photos Day 1

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Each year, we cover Interbike, looking for unique products that will add to the cycling experience. This year is no exception. We’ve found unique updates to standard tools from Park Tools, performance saddles at great prices points from Planet Bike as well as new rubber from Schwalbe Tires.We’ll also be posting videos from some of our most popular brands highlighting a few key products coming for the 2013 season. (more…)

Park Tools – Interbike 2011

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Park ASW-7 Every year Park Tool seems to release tools that solve problems that not only help out the people at your local shop service your bike quickly and efficiently but also help you make repairs at home that would not be simple or some times possible without these tools.

Some of the tools such as the new AWS-7 which takes the popular park AWS-1 3-way wrench and removes the seldom used 3mm hex wrench and adds the T-25 torx bit perfect for disc rotors and some chainrings. Other tools include the updated CC-3.2 chain wear tool and the SW-5 hex shaped spoke wrench for DT Swiss Tri -Con wheels. (more…)

Interbike 2010 Day 3 – part 2

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Continuing our review of the day three mad dash through Interbike 2010 we are going to focus on the hidden gems from a few more of our favorite brands that we were able to talk with. If you haven’t checked out our previous posts from Interbike 2010 please click on our logo at the top to go back to the Tree Fort Bikes Blog main page and check out tons more coverage of many more brands.

Today we are focusing on Brooks, Crank Brothers, Ortlieb, Park Tools, Formula, Twin Six, e.13, Chub Hubs, TRP, Garmin and Continental.

Coming up… The Big Two shoot-out between Shimano and SRAM’s latest and greatest.


Product Review: Park Tool BRT-1 Tool Pack

Sunday, September 12th, 2010

The Park BTR-1 is a simple idea.  It’s just a pouch that holds the basic necessities for a day out on the trail, but it’s actually pretty awesome.  What’s nice is the sheer simplicity, and the “everything you need, nothing you don’t” design.   Here’s what it comes with: (more…)