Predator Cycling is your source for carbon repair. Broken, busted, cracked, nicked, chipped, or severed, we've seen it all and we can usually fix it. We specifically specialize in carbon bicycle frame repair. Predator also now offers a DIY Carbon Repair Kit alternative. Available here on our website and also Amazon.com, our kit provides the essential tools for fixing small to medium cracks without having to break the bank. We've also provided a 3-part Youtube instructional series that supplements our kit. Check it out here.
If you have a frame in need of carbon repair, simply follow our 3-step process to your right. As racing season is in full swing, our current repairs take around six to eight weeks from the day your frame is delivered to our shop and received by our specialists. If you are interested in rush service or want to ask a question about the carbon repair process, please don't hesitate to give us a call at (323) 418-2726. If you have any other questions you can take a look at our FAQ page.
Wondering if you can repair your carbon frame? Submit the Carbon Repair form along with attached photos of the frame in question. Once the form is received, our specialists will analyze the repair costs and return a repair quote via E-mail. Once the quote is agreed upon, please prepare your frame for shipping.
Please send boxed frames to Predator Cycling, 401 S Mt. Juliet Rd STE 235 PMB 233 Mount Juliet, TN 37122. Please include your Estimate number (from your e-mailed carbon repair quote) both on your frame and written on the outside shipping box. Please apply shipping insurance on the form for your convenience and frame safety.
Once Predator Cycling receives your bike, your frame is unpacked and goes through a quality inspection from our specialists. Please expect six to eight weeks for frame repair after arrival during race season as our shop is very busy! (Rush service is available for an additional charges. Please e-mail or call for rush quotes.) Upon carbon repair completion, Predator Cycling will contact you via e-mail along with a follow-up call to let you know that your bike is finished. Your invoice is now due. Via your completion notification email, you may either pay your balance online or by phone. Once payment is received, we will ship your bike back to you.
Predator Cycling currently offers next day shipping for orders placed before 1pm EST Monday-Friday. This offer excludes products that specify a lead time (custom frames and handlebars). If an order is placed on Tuesday 10AM EST, it is guaranteed shipment on Wednesday. If an order is placed on Tuesday 3PM EST, it may ship either Wednesday or Thursday. We try our best to get your orders shipped promptly! (Weekends and Holidays do not apply)
Our fulfillment center ships from Virginia, USA. We utilize shipment pricing algorithms to determine best shipment pricing per order. We ship via UPS, FedEx, and USPS.
USPS First Class: For small packages weighing less than 10 oz, 2-4 business days. *NOTE: USPS does not provide tracking information for First Class shipments. Medium risk of lost or misplaced packages.
USPS Priority Mail: Usually 1-3 business days. Delayed Tracking. Medium risk of lost or misplaced packages. Delivery speed not guaranteed.
UPS Ground: 1-5 business days, depending on distance from fulfillment center in Virginia. Tracking available, customer service assistance, and address changes are possible mid-route.
FedEx Ground: 1-5 business days, depending on distance from fulfillment center in Virginia. Tracking available, customer service assistance.
FedEx Home Delivery: 1 to 5 business days, depending on distance from fulfillment center in Virginia. Residential delivery only up to 70 lbs. Evening and Saturday delivery available per request at checkout. Tracking available, customer service assistance.
FedEx Express Saver -OR- UPS Three Day Select: This provides guaranteed delivery within three business days to destinations within the United States, using air-based shipping methods only. You can't use this for PO boxes or military addresses; you'll need a shipping method that includes USPS options for that.
FedEx Two Day Service -OR- UPS Second Day Air: This provides guaranteed delivery within two business days to destinations within the United States, using air-based shipping methods only. You can't use this for PO boxes or military addresses; you'll need a shipping method that includes USPS options for that.
*Predator Cycling does NOT offer 1 Day or Same Day shipping*
International Deferred (ETA 2-4 weeks): This provides delivery without a guaranteed delivery date to most countries around the world, using a UPU-based carrier method (i.e., international mail). Delivery may take up to 60 business days, but averages 2-4 weeks. A tracking number is provided, but its visibility varies on the destination postal service.
If a package has an issue in customs, or is ever lost in transit, Predator Cycling is not notified, nor is the customer. You will need to realize there’s a delay and contact your courier with your tracking number. Lost item cases can take weeks or months to reconcile
All shipping speeds given are approximate and relate to how long the package delivers once it has been shipped, not how fast the package will be shipped when you make an order.
How much will shipping cost to my country?
Shipping fees are based on the speed you select as well as the weight of the package. You can also use our shipping calculator in the shopping cart before finalizing your order.
Our shipping calculator DOES NOT INCLUDE DUTIES/TAXES. The customer is responsible to pay for all fees related to importing or taxes at the local customs office.