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Old 06-23-10, 10:16 AM
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Originally Posted by flattireJason View Post
Is it a good idea to patch a tire? I got a flat yesterday and upon inspection today, I found the tire has a .5cm rip in it. The rip is along the wall headed to the bottom of the tire. Is a tube repair kit fine for this sort of repair?
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Yes, you can use a boot, but I would recommend ONLY as an emergency repair. That tire is toast my friend.

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Blessed Jayus 10Wheels! Never seen something like that in a bike tire before. But if that is how you get your deck screws....ummm....you know you can pick 'em up at the hardware store right?
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