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Technician Spotlight: David C.

Meet The Pro's Closet Bike Technician David C. who serviced and certified your pre-owned bike.

Written by: Bruce Lin

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Posted in:Mechanic Spotlight

The Pro's Closet Mechanics

How long have you been a bike tech?
3 years

How long have you worked with mechanical things?
Forever! I take apart everything. If there were screws on it, it was coming apart.

What are your specialties?
Hydraulics. I focus on making sure the hydraulic brakes are safe and working well.

What are your certifications?

  • PBMA Certified Mechanic
  • SRAM Technical University
  • Shimano S-TEC

What do you enjoy about being a bike tech?
Being able to repair bikes. I enjoy taking a bike that is not functioning and restoring it up to a high functioning standard.

Where are you from?
Flagstaff, Arizona

Road, Mountain or Gravel?

What’s your favorite ride?
Biking from Seaside Oregon to the Black Hills of South Dakota.

What’s your post ride treat?
After a double-century, I bought nasty ground beef and canned tomatoes at a convenient store and it was the most delicious thing I’ve eaten. When I’m starving, everything tastes great.