Calvin Jones directs a complete walkthrough of wrapping road bars with bar tape. Includes wrap direction, getting past the brake lever, and taping the end, as well as some advanced tips for a professional finish.

For a complete in-depth walkthrough of this process, see this article on our website: http://www.parktool.com/blog/repair-help/handlebar-tape-installation-drop-bars

Tools & materials used:
•Repair Stand – holds bike secure for easy work.
Park Tool Repair Stands: http://www.parktool.com/category/repair-stands
•Park Tool HBH-2 Handlebar Holder (makes work easier)
http://www.parktool.com/product/handlebar-holder-hbh-2
•Scissors and sharp knife or razor blade
Park Tool SZR-1 Scissors http://www.parktool.com/product/scissors-szr-1
Park Tool UK-1 Utility Knife http://www.parktool.com/product/utility-knife-uk-1
•Strapping tape
•PVC colored tape for ending wrap

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