Best Bike Repair Stands in the UK

Review & Comparison, Last Update August 4, 2019
A bike repair stand will let you fix your bike at home or on the go. With one of these bike work stands, you'll be able to repair your bicycle anywhere, anytime, all without professional help. ...Read more ...Read less
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CONS
OUR VERDICT
Mounting Type
Max Load
Extras
Weight
Warranty
 
PROS

The model's powder-coated finish is particularly durable. It will be able to resist corrosion in the most humid environment. The tool holder comes equipped with an integrated magnetic compartment and a telescopic arm that holds the handlebars in place when you do repairs on the front wheel.

CONS

It is difficult to install the handlebar arm. 

OUR VERDICT

Anyone who usually carries out their own bike repairs and maintenance will recognise the value of Ultrasport Expert Bicycle Work Stand. Its dependable 4-legged construction is very easy to unfold and can be set up just about anywhere, indoors and outdoors.

detailed parameters
Mounting Type

Frame

Max Load

Up to 30 kg

Extras

360° rotational quick-release clamp, adjustable height (150-190 cm), tool holder with magnetic compartment, telescopic arm for holding the handlebars, non-skid feet

Weight

~7 kg

Warranty

Amazon's 30-day return policy

PROS

The telescopic bracket will allow you to adjust the height between 108 and 190 centimetres, so you'll be able to position the bicycle horizontally or vertically. Plus, it will enable you to work on all parts without bending your waist. The rubber paddings will protect your bike's paint, all while keeping your favourite vehicle nice and steady.

CONS

You'll have to occasionally re-tighten the screws. 

OUR VERDICT

Yaheetech Bicycle Maintenance Stand will prove particularly suitable for hardcore bike enthusiasts as well as bike clubs, bike shops, and bike repair shops. The model is as easy to assemble as it is to fold. There isn't a bike out there that it won't be able to support.

detailed parameters
Mounting Type

Frame

Max Load

Up to 40 kg

Extras

360° rotational quick-release clamp, adjustable height (108-190 cm), tool holder with magnetic compartment, telescopic arm for holding the handlebars, non-skid feet with holes for screws

Weight

~7 kg

Warranty

Amazon's 30-day return policy

PROS

The removable magnetic tool tray is particularly convenient. You can always separate and fold it for easy storage and transport. Measuring 85 (L) x 59 (W) x 100-159 (H) centimetres in overall dimensions, the model is about as compact as they come.

CONS

The quick-release latch on the clamp doesn't last all that long.

OUR VERDICT

This folding stand from HomCom is probably the most well-balanced and well-rounded stand on the list. The price is affordable. The construction is practical, functional, and overall convenient. It will let you carry out repair work at home or on the go.

detailed parameters
Mounting Type

Frame

Max Load

Up to 30 kg

Extras

360° rotational quick-release clamp, adjustable height (100-159 cm), tool holder with magnetic compartment, telescopic arm for holding the handlebars, non-skid feet

Weight

~7 kg

Warranty

Amazon's 30-day return policy

PROS

In addition to the main compartment, the tool holder comes equipped with smaller separate compartments for nuts and screws, making these fasteners accessible and simplifying/improving storage. You'll have no issues tilting the bike in the vertical axis and/or swinging it in horizontally. 

CONS

Some customers find the paint job a little underwhelming. 

OUR VERDICT

Oypla Black Pro Home Maintenance Stand is easy on the pocketbook, rugged, and durable. The model is as versatile as they come and will be perfect for many different bikes, including lady bicycles with a lower crossbar.

detailed parameters
Mounting Type

Frame

Max Load

Up to 30 kg

Extras

360° rotational quick-release clamp, adjustable height (100-165 cm), tool holder with magnetic compartment, telescopic arm for holding the handlebars, non-skid feet with holes for screws

Weight

~7.5 kg

Warranty

Amazon's 30-day return policy

PROS

The model's adjustable height will have no issues fitting wheel sizes between 20 and 29 inches. The chainstay mounts will allow you to tilt the bike, so you will have some repair flexibility. The holding rings will keep the bike in place and make sure it doesn't fall onto your head/hands.

CONS

The model could use non-skid feet. 

OUR VERDICT

Ibera Bicycle Stand is excellent for adjusting the drive train or brakes, cleaning, and other jobs. You can use a stand like that to display a bike in a store or at an exhibition. It is very easy to set up and you can always bring the stand with you.

detailed parameters
Mounting Type

Rear wheel

Max Load

Up to 15 kg

Extras

2-way axis rotational clamps with holding rings, adjustable height

Weight

0.68 kg

Warranty

1 year

Ultrasport Expert Work Stand

Universal Bike Service Station

Ultrasport Bike Stand Expert more or less does it all. The stand is not difficult to put together and set up. The quick spanners very much help with that. At the same time, it is just as easy to fold up for storage when you are finished. We really like the telescopic rod that you can set with non-graduated settings to any height between 150 and 190 centimetres.

On the other side, the model's powder-coated finish is particularly durable. It will be able to resist corrosion in the most humid environment.

The aforementioned telescopic rod incorporates a diameter somewhere around 36 millimetres. The usual 360-degree rotational mount positioned against the frame allows the stand to operate in pretty much all positions. You should be able to carry out the most complicated repair work like patching inner tubes or changing the chain with comfort and ease, all while standing.

These stands often include a tool holder. But here the holder comes equipped with an integrated magnetic compartment and a telescopic arm that holds the handlebars in place when you do repairs on the front wheel.

All things considered, anyone who usually carries out their own bike repairs and maintenance will recognise the value of Ultrasport Expert Bicycle Work Stand. Its dependable 4-legged construction is very easy to unfold and can be set up just about anywhere, indoors and outdoors.

Review of Ultrasport Expert Work Stand The bike repair stand

 

Yaheetech Bike Repair Folding Work Stand

Will Support any and every Bike

Yaheetech Bicycle Maintenance Stand is the most robust stand on the list. The model is able to support the heaviest (up to 40 kilograms) loads, meaning there isn't a mountain bike out there that the stand won't be able to hold. The heavy-duty structure, as well as the 4-legged base, work wonders securely supporting and grabbing the bicycle, making it easier to repair and clean your bike.

Other than that, what we're dealing with here is more or less the usual mechanic stand. Its 360-degree swivel clip will let you turn and hold your bike in/to any position. The telescopic bracket will allow you to adjust the height between 108 and 190 centimetres, so you'll be able to position the bicycle horizontally or vertically. Plus, it will enable you to work on all parts without bending your waist.

The rubber paddings will protect your bike's paint, all while keeping your favourite vehicle nice and steady.

Last but not least, the usual non-skid feet come fitted with holes for screws, meaning you'll be able to definitely secure the stand to any surface. The only issue is that you'll have to occasionally re-tighten the screws.

All in all, Yaheetech Bicycle Maintenance Stand will prove particularly suitable for hardcore bike enthusiasts as well as bike clubs, bike shops, and bike repair shops. The model is as easy to assemble as it is to fold. There isn't a bike out there that it won't be able to support.

Review of Yaheetech Bike Repair Folding Work Stand Bicycle Maintenance Mechanic

 

HomCom Folding Bike Cycle Bicycle Repair Stand

At Home or on the Go

The bike work stand from HomCom is solid, that's the word we're looking for. The model does not necessarily bring anything new to the table. At the same time, it does more or less everything it is supposed to do and does it well enough considering the modest price tag that it comes with.

The heavy-duty frame and overall solid construction provide maximum safety. The high-quality support jaws do an excellent job securely gripping the bike, meaning that no damage will be caused to the bike paintwork. The locking mechanism on the tilt will let you lock the bike at just about any angle, so you'll be able to position it however you want/need.

The usual 360-degree rotational quick-release clamp is here as well. It's not bad but, at the same time, it doesn't always last that long, so you'll probably have to replace it in a few years.

The removable magnetic tool tray is particularly convenient. You can always separate and fold it for easy storage and transport.

With just two feet, you'd think that the stand wouldn't be all that stable. However, it is very well balanced and will have no issues supporting any bike under 30 kilograms. Plus, measuring 85 (L) x 59 (W) x 100-159 (H) centimetres in overall dimensions, the model is about as compact as they come.

To put it all a little differently, this folding stand from HomCom is probably the most well-balanced and well-rounded stand on the list. The price is affordable. The construction is practical, compact, and overall convenient. It will let you carry out repair work at home or on the go.

Review of HomCom Folding Bike Cycle Bicycle Repair Stand Adjustable Maintenance Work Stand

 

Oypla Bicycle Bike Cycle Repair Maintenance Stand

Separate and Repair

Oypla Black Pro Home Maintenance Stand is affordable and overall practical. The stand has its flaws but its moments too. It's a small thing but, as far as we're concerned, the model's biggest selling point is the magnetic tool holder. In addition to the main compartment, the holder comes equipped with separate smaller compartments for nuts and screws, making these fasteners accessible and simplifying/improving storage.

We've seen 360-degree rotational quick-release clamps before but it's been executed particularly well here. You'll have no issues tilting the bike in the vertical axis and/or swinging it in horizontally, meaning that you'll be able to put yourself at the perfect height/position for any job. The stand is also very well able to hold the bike by the frame or the seat post.

The product's construction is a separate but equally convincing subject. Incorporating heavy-duty powder-coated mild steel, as well as an injection-moulded head, joining parts, and glass reinforced nylon, the model is as robust and durable as they come.

As far as we can tell, the only real issue with the stand in general is that the paintwork is passable at best.

Apart from that, Oypla Black Pro Home Maintenance Stand is easy on the pocketbook, rugged, and durable. The model is as versatile as they come and will be perfect for many different bikes, including lady bicycles with a lower crossbar.

Review of Oypla Bicycle Bike Cycle Repair Maintenance Stand Home Mechanic Folding

 

Ibera Bicycle Stand

A Different Stand

Ibera Bicycle Stand is, as you can probably tell from the pictures, a little different. This isn't what we would call a bike work stand. The model isn't designed for the frame. It will just be able to support the rear wheel. As you would imagine, it comes with its advantages and disadvantages compared to every other model here.

Advantages-wise, the stand weighs about 10 times less than your average bike stand. You can always bring it with you.

The disadvantages are pretty obvious. The stand will not be able to support more than 15 kilograms. It will not hold the bike's frame, so you won't be able to access and repair certain parts.

At the same time, the model's adjustable height will have no issues fitting wheel sizes between 20 and 29 inches. The adjustable width and the stand's two-way axis rotation will let you work with different frames.

The chainstay mounts will allow you to tilt the bike, so you will have some flexibility. The holding rings will keep the bike in place and make sure it doesn't fall onto your head/hands. As far as we're concerned, the only objective downside to the product is that it lacks non-skid feet.

Other than that, Ibera Bicycle Stand is excellent for adjusting the drive train or brakes, cleaning, and other jobs. You can use a stand like that to display a bike in a store or at an exhibition. It is very easy to set up and you can always bring the stand with you.

Review of Ibera Bicycle Stand Easy Utility , Adjustable Height, Foldable Mechanic Repair Rack Bike Stand

 

What Is a Repair Bike Stand?

Bicycle is the ultimate short-distance transportation solution. It is the most environmentally-friendly vehicle. It is great for your health in general. It is not bad for your wallet too. Sure, they tend to break too. However, generally speaking, you don't have to be a professional to fix a bike. All you need is a functional pair of hands, a little time and effort, and a repair bike stand. With a stand like that, you'll be able to fix just about any issue with your bike at home. At the same time, these stands are usually very much portable, so you'll also be able to bring them with you.

Generally speaking, the biggest difference between various bike stands is the maximum load that they're able to support and just how adjustable the particular model's height is. Some stands start at 150 centimetres and can go as high as 190+ centimetres, while others won't let you raise the bike that high but will allow you to position it much lower than 150 cm. Keep in mind the extra little details like a tool holder or non-skid feet and you should be able to make the right choice.

Bike pumps will work very well with these stands. It wouldn't hurt to look into new bike locks too.

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Publish Date: 2019-06-27 14:03:37