It’s not clear what the origin of ‘Bike Kitchen’ is. But people guess it came from that in the past riders usually had repaired bicycles at kitchens in the winter season in the western world. The concept of ‘Bike Kitchen’ is similar to bicycle cooperative(bike co-op), bicycle collective, or community bike shop. Nowadays, among these names ‘Bike Kitchen’ is being used more popular because this name gives a cool impression.
Bike Kitchen is not the same but it has a common style, sharing tools and repairing bicycles by own self. Some Bike Kitchens are run by volunteers. Some have got membership service with an annual fee.
The map shows ‘Bike Kitchen’ or ‘Bicycle Kitchen’ which has been opening in some place regularly.
Professional tools and repair stands are rented for you. And free to use lubricant and grease. All of these are included in the standard fee. And even you can share it with your 1 more friend.
The professional toolset consists of over 30 dedicated tools and over 10 shared tools. The tools are enough to dismantle, repair and assemble modern bicycles fully.
For the customers those who rent ‘Professional tool set’, any special tools rental fee is 50% off when it used in the same time slots.