Park Tool PRS20 Team Race Stand Review
You will most probably have heard of Park Tools, and if not then as a cyclist you will get to know Park Tools. You see why we have included the Park Tool PRS20 Team Race Stand.
Park tools began in the 1950’s and are going strong today in Minnesota USA.
The Park Tool PRS20 Team Race Stand was originally designed for US Postal Cycling team, Tour De France winners also. So again another stand designed for pros available to everyone. A tool that pros use must get our attention.
Size and Weight
The good news is, although designed for the professionals, no massive garage or workspace required for this workstand as it is compact. Moving around with your workstand is also a joy as it is compact and also lightweight. Great if you want to take tour workstand with you.
The weight is only 8.2KG and size is upto 96cm and when folded and being stored away the size is compact at 84cm.
This workstand securely holds your bike without clamping your aluminium or carbon frame. Secured in with quick release clamps so you could put it on by yourself.
The quick release mounts hold your bike from the front or rear dropouts. There is a vinyl covered cradle and quick release retention strap stabilize bottom bracket.
Because of the tripod design this makes it secure and steady when you are working on your bike, there is no toppling over which is annoying with some cheaper workstands.
A great feature is the 360 degree horizontal rotation. Why is this good? Because when your working on your bike you do not want to have to keep getting up to work on the other side so you can simply spin thePark Tool PRS20 Team Race Stand around.
Coated in durable blue powder coat with a chrome finish then you have no need to worry about rust or corrosion.
Quick release mounts hold bike securely by the front or rear dropouts.
Bottom bracket height quickly adjusts from 28″ to 38″ (71cm to 96cm)
Rear axle adjusts from 130mm to 135mm by turning adjusting nut outward five turns
Who is this stand for
Designed originally for a professional cycling team. Now made available to you and me the home maintenance guy. Ideal for home cycle repair due to the size and weight.
The design is great for getting all angles of your bike covered with the 360 degree rotating clamp easy to reach them hard to get places. Ideal for time saving to, set up the stand clamp you bike on, release your bike with the quick release clamps and away you go.
If a tool designed for a professional cycling team becomes available to us, then we must take a serious look at that tool. When searching for the best bike workstand to carry out our repairs on on our bikes then we would want to buy the Park Tool PRS20 Team Race Stand.
Not many issues can be found with the Park Tool PRS20 bike workstand. This is what you would ecpect from a bike workstand designed for a professional cycling team.
A great compact workstand that once set up can be left or stored away easily if you dint have the space to keep it fully assembled. Bikes do come in all shapes and sizes so this workstand is ideal for such occasions.
A great compact workstand that once set up can be left or stored away easily if you dint have the space to keep it fully assembled.
- Simple to assemble
- Compact easy to fold away
- Works with different frame sizes
- Strap can be improved
- Bottom bracket support not good for carbon