The Feedback Sport-Mechanic Repair Stand: another superb option from the guys at Feedback
One of the leading manufacturers on the market today, Feedback, have one of the power player models out there: the Feedback Sports Sport-Mechanic Bicycle Repair Stand.
Certainly one of the sleeker and best bike repair stands that is still within the budget for many of us average hobbyists. What most grabs the eye is its ability to go from a large fully unfolded stand, to a compact and neat folded stand with ease. And even better – it is easy to transport and very light compared to other branded bicycle repair stands.
Manufactured from anodized steel and aluminum, this results in a sleek, rust proof, durable, strong and light repair stand, just what you need from a stand that will help you support your bike – and last for a bit longer than just one wintry season! The aluminum helps against weathering, damage and rust and makes it really light.
With dimensions of 6.6 inch by 5 inch by 44.1 inches, this bike stand might surprise you with a weight of just 12.6 pounds. This obviously makes it one of the lightest models out there – while in contrast it can support bikes of up to 65 pounds in weight VERY comfortably.
The Feedback Sports Sport-Mechanic Bicycle Repair Stand is telescopic and can extend to 42 inches, up to 65 inches tall. It can also hold all sizes of seat posts and any amount of even the most awkward tubes.
So, does the Feedback Sport Repair Stand provide value for money?
If you’re looking for value for money, this is one of the best options out there today (no surprise that it makes out Top 3 bestseller list). The Feedback Sports Sport-Mechanic stand isn’t the cheapest option, but it certainly gives you good bang for your buck. Its durability and robustness will hold a large range of bike sizes, and surely fulfill all of your bike repair needs.
If we had to compare it with the bestselling Park Tool PCS-10, we’d have to say this Feedback runs the PCS-10 very close to the wire. Both models are priced similarly, so it comes down to personal preferences in the end. Bottom line: its aluminum and steel mix ensure durability and strength, including the ability to safely support bikes up to 65 pounds in weight. If you’re looking to invest in a strong, reliable bike repair stand, you’re not going to be disappointed with the Feedback Sport-Mechanic.
We have since reviewed the Feedback Sports Pro Elite, another great option from Feedback and very highly rated!