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How hard is it to replace a tube?

Old 02-08-15, 11:35 PM
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How hard is it to replace a tube?

And yes...it's easy...Everyone should be able to do it before going for the first ride.
There is no AAA for cyclists, other than help from another one...
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Old 02-08-15, 11:54 PM
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That's pretty impressive.
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Old 02-09-15, 01:57 AM
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But all tire/rim combos aren't created equal. My first set of winter tires onto Mavic rims was an epic struggle for as long as I kept them. My Geax Barrio Race on my 29er with Weinmann rims are such a loose fit that getting them to stay on during inflation is a precision task. Don't really want to try those with an CO cartridge.
Then there were the Schwalbe Fast Fred on my Mavic ceramics, which always went on like a dream.
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Old 02-09-15, 02:41 AM
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And you still complaining...unbelievable
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Originally Posted by lopek77 View Post
And you still complaining...unbelievable
Not complaining, just saying I understand those who struggle.

For every task you or I might find challenging, there's always someone, somewhere, who'll sail through without breaking a sweat.

But that guys is good, no doubt about that.
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Old 02-09-15, 11:17 AM
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Two words come immediately to mind when you observe this gentleman not only riding his bike, but performing roadside maintenance on it, even though he is handicapped(?). The words are...Awesome and Perseverance. My hat is off to not only him, but other people who don't allow any handicap to stop them from enjoying life! Thanks to lopek77 for sharing this clip. No more complaining from me when my next flat occurs!
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I will never complain again.

Thanks for the vid.
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a Friend crashed when the front tire went flat..
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