Bike Stand DIY
Truing wheels isn't the same as building wheels. Similar equipment is used, but wheelbuilding is more labor intensive and requires some specialized stuff. Truing up an already-built wheel, however, doesn't have to be scary (though you'll probably make your wheel worse the first time you mess with it. Tip: tighten less). It helps to have a dedicated truing stand. You can certainly buy a truing stand that will serve you well. But since this is such an occasional task, and since you probably have the right materials laying around, you might as well trying building your own first. Here are...