pan y agua
Join Date: Aug 2005
Bikes: Wilier Zero 7; Merlin Extralight; Co-Motion Robusta; Schwinn Paramount; Motobecane Phantom Cross; Cervelo P2; Motebecane Ti Fly 29er; Calfee Dragonfly Tandem
Vittoria Pit stop for MTB tubeless flats
Just got my first set of tubless wheels/tires (Ibis 928, with Racing Ralphs snakeskin TL)
My understanding is that your options for fixing a flat on the trail are to add sealant, reinflate, and if that doesn't work to put a tube in.
Vittoria makes a product, Pitstop, which is both sealant and inflator in one, originally designed for Road tubulars.
I've used it with mixed success on tubulars, and less success on clinchers.
Wondering if anyone uses it on MTB tubeless?
It would definitely be quicker in a race, than removing the valve core, adding Stans, and reinflating, if it worked.
You could fall off a cliff and die.
You could get lost and die.
You could hit a tree and die.
OR YOU COULD STAY HOME AND FALL OFF THE COUCH AND DIE.