Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets - mounted bike pump recomendations?
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03-15-12, 09:47 PM
Just bought my first bike in 20 years and would love some recomendations for a mounted bike pump or a mini i guess. theres just to many options online! lol It doesnt have to be a top of the line or high priced. Just need some brands and option recomendations for around $20-30. thanks
03-15-12, 09:48 PM
oh almost forgot the bike is a 2011 raleigh misceo if that maters to pump buying
03-15-12, 10:15 PM
Topeak Road Morph G. Has a gauge, hose, and foot peg.
03-15-12, 10:16 PM
Topeak Road Morph with gauge.
03-16-12, 07:33 AM
I prefer to keep mine in my rear trunk bag. This is way it stays clean and travels with me regardless of what bike I choose to ride.
Topeak Road Morph with gauge is great, I totally agree. It's like a mini floor pump, so much easier to use than standard mini pump.
03-17-12, 01:33 AM
I have a Lezyne Pressure Drive, small. My bike frame is not all that large and the small is fine. I've used it a couple of times on 700x25 road tires. It mounts to the bike at the water bottle screws. I'm happy with mine.
03-17-12, 07:14 AM
Zefal HPX. Full size frame pump. Best ever, period. 30+ years of use and still as good as day one.
03-18-12, 04:39 AM
+1 on Topeak Road Morph. May cost more than what you have budgeted but it will get the job done as opposed to a lot of other mini pumps. Mount it on your seat tube or down tube but you will need to use a different mounting bracket than what it comes with.
^A mounting bracket like this is what you need, has a nylon strap that secures the pump and it bolts on under your bottle cage.
03-18-12, 07:06 PM
Bell Airstrike 1000.
Comes with a gauge and acts like a mini floor pump, in that you put the base on the ground and use it like one. Has a built in gauge and can pump up to 90 psi. Well within your range at $17. Mine has had a ton of abuse and looks like hell from all the times I've used it on rough pavement but works 100%. I love it and would instantly replace it with another if need be. Comes with mounting hardware.
Also comes with a patch kit and tire levers, but these are for emergency use at best and don't work as well as a quality patch kit and good metal levers.
03-18-12, 09:06 PM
I've owned both the road (with gauge) and mountain morph pumps and they're still going strong. I don't have to have the models with the gauge as I usually just "eyeball" the pressure with thumb and forefinger and top off at home with the gauged floor pump. Having said that, I've been rocking a Topeak Mini Morph on my commuter lately. It has all the features I need in a smaller package than its bigger brothers. Perfect for that unused water bottle mount or in a pack or back pocket :):thumb::D:
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