Vernon Barker cycles - bike and frame repairs, Dronfield, Derbyshire
At Vernon Barker Cycles we have been repairing and renovating bicycles, frames and wheels for over 30 years. We fix all types of bicycle: mountain, touring, racing, time trial, bmx, tandem and electric assisted. We can repair and renovate aluminium, steel and titanium frames. We also sell bicycle parts, frames and complete bicycles. The latter are modified/built to customer's specific wishes. We offer a quick, friendly and personal service. Our staff are highly knowledgeable and skilled.
As we have low overheads we can pass these on to you and we are often as cheap as the best internet prices.
- Frames We supply frames to order by Racelight, Dedaccai, Tifosi, Cinelli plus our own range of frames plus our own custom built frames.
- Components and wheels We stock a large range of components by Shimano, SRAM, Campagnolo, Mavic, Reynolds, FSA, Ambrosio, DMR, Hope, Tektro, TA, Stronglight, Cane Creek, Ritchey, Rockshox, Tange, SKS, Deda, Fizik, Sella Italia, Schwalbe, Continental, Michelin, Panaracer, MRP, Surly, Carradice, Rohloff, Sturmey Archer, Dia Compe, KMC, Jagwire, Lezyne, Park, Rigida, DRC and more!
Meet the team
Vernon is a qualified metallurgical engineer and can give a level of advice not available from other frame builders. He has over 30 years experience of manufacturing and renovating solo and tandem bicycles.
Dave is a CYTECH accredited bicycle mechanic with over 30 years experience of both repairing and riding bicycles (racing, monutain bike, touring and tandem). He is also a qualified cycle trainer and is passionate about cycling as a mode of transport.
Justin is a qualified mechanical engineer and has 20 years bicycle repair experience in the UK and Columbia. He has made two long solo tours of the world on his bike and also undertakes tandem tours with his partner.