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Repair Recommendations

**Gear Hut does NOT do any repairs**

But we always encourage you to FIX IT!
Check out our local recommendations for repair.

Reno is lucky to have awesome humans with solid skills.  If you're looking to fix your textiles, backpacks, tents, bikes, or skis, reach out to William or Ginny!

William Elbert



William is a hobbyist mountain biker, skier, and bike mechanic available to restore and repair neglected bikes.  He can also aid in basic ski maintenance.

Examples of his costs:
$20 for a hand wax

$10 for core shot repair

Bike repairs in Reno, Ski and Snowboard sharpening and waxing in Reno Tahoe area

Below is a list of his specialties:

  • Restoration

  • Drivetrain replacement/cleaning/tuning

  • Wheel truing

  • Tube repair/replacement

  • Minor suspension tuning

  • Ski/Board Waxing

  • Ski/Board Sharpening

Feel free to reach out to William if you have
any bike or ski/board questions!


Ginny is Northern-Nevada native and enjoys backpacking, climbing, skiing, knitting, and baking. She is able to do garment resizing and garment, backpack, and crash pad repair.

Cost/Repair starts at $25
Below is a list of her specialties:

  • Size adjustments

  • Rips, holes and patch repairs

  • Repurposing Items

  • Crash Pads

  • Hand Knit Items

Ginny-Mei Adams



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