The shop functions on public donations of materials. Here is a list of items and parts we want. The items in bold are things of immediate necessity. Of course all donations are welcome, but some people want to have a specific thing to bring us.


  • Newish bolt cutter (for cutting out and salvaging hubs, and cutting rusty chains of donations)
  • Expertise on drill press parts
  • metric tape measures

Shop Supplies

  • Automotive brake cleaner (aerosolized)
  • PB Blaster
  • GoJo soap, or any pumice soap knock-off
  • Volunteers
  • clothe rags
  • Simple green
  • Beefy utility hooks
  • Any organizers or drawers systems for cataloging small parts into
  • Big rolls of gorilla tape
  • Krazy glue (gorilla brand is best)


  • Tires – 27in and 700c
  • Wheels – 27in and 700c, Front and Rear
  • Mountain Bike Wheels – 26in, especially  Rear
  • INTACT Inner tubes
  • Unstretched chains
  • Handle Bars
  • Bar tape/grips
  • Intact saddles
  • usable brake Pads
  • Brake Cables (road and mountain)
  • Gear cables
  • Derailleur Housing (for indexed systems)
  • Modern seatposts (27.2 and thinner)

Cleaning & Bathroom

  • Paper Towels
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Toilet Paper
  • Pads and/or Tampons


  • Printer paper
  • Toner
  • Computer monitor


  • Helmets
  • U-Locks with keys!
  • Racks (having hardware with them is a plus)
  • Panniers
  • Lights (Front and Rear)

And whatever else you’ve got!