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    mmm... chicken! Funkychicken's Avatar
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    Replacing tube on bolt-thru

    Over the weekend, i looked down at my bolt-through front wheel and it occured to me: if i got a flat on the trail, how hard would it be to replace the tube? I'm guessing it'll be easier to patch the tube rather than fiddle with the bolt. Any suggestions?
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    The Rabbi seely's Avatar
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    Carry a Surly Jethro Tool with you. Its a compact 15mm box wrench. With a wrench, replacing a tube in a bolt on is just as easy as a quick release.
    commuter turned bike mechanic turned commuter (also a Velocity USA employee, but this is my personal account)

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