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Recommendation for a good mini-pump with gauge?

Old 06-19-11, 11:14 AM
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Recommendation for a good mini-pump with gauge?

Currently carry two CO2s but also looking to add a good mini-pump with gauge. Any recommendations? Thanks Gene
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Old 06-19-11, 11:22 AM
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Check out a Lyzene or SKS, both high quality dependable devices.
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this one

http://www.amazon.com/XLC-High-Press...8504164&sr=1-8

and this one

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000X5YIBE

are both very good... the later is made in germany and I got it for my father.. the former is the one I own, and it's great. Pumps up to 100+ PSI easily in my opinion, not something that can be said for all small pumps. I didn't order the first pump from amazon, it was at my LBS for less money, around 30 bucks I think.
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http://www.lezyne.com/products/hand-...loor-drive-hpg

I have this Lezyne mini pump. It has a guage in the air tube. I got it this season, it seems solid and works well at high pressure.
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I've had good luck with the Topeak Road Morph G.
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I have this:

http://www.rei.com/product/648089/to...ump-with-gauge

It works reasonably well. This might be another good option:

http://www.rei.com/product/722462/to...shock-dxg-pump
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Old 06-19-11, 11:35 AM
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Lezyne Micro Drive or Topeak Road Morph.
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Topeak Road Morph if you're on a budget, Lezyne Micro Drive if you're not.
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Thanks Looking at the Lezyne and the Top Peak Pocket Rocket right now.
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Originally Posted by Dean7 View Post
I have this:

http://www.rei.com/product/648089/to...ump-with-gauge

It works reasonably well. This might be another good option:

http://www.rei.com/product/722462/to...shock-dxg-pump
The second pump is for a mountain bike shock (front or rear). Not a good choice for a tire. Very, very small volume but very high pressure.
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Thanks all for the input, a few of those are a bit big to carry in my pocket, already have a park FP at the house was really interested in a small compact pump with gauge that fits in a jersey pocket and will pump up a road tire without killing yourself trying to do it! Thanks again Gene
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Originally Posted by dissident View Post
this one

http://www.amazon.com/XLC-High-Press...8504164&sr=1-8

and this one

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000X5YIBE

are both very good... the later is made in germany and I got it for my father.. the former is the one I own, and it's great. Pumps up to 100+ PSI easily in my opinion, not something that can be said for all small pumps. I didn't order the first pump from amazon, it was at my LBS for less money, around 30 bucks I think.
These both seem to be MTB shock pumps. Are you inflating 700x23s with these? No wonder they get to 100+ psi very easily.
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Originally Posted by Gene465 View Post
Thanks all for the input, a few of those are a bit big to carry in my pocket, already have a park FP at the house was really interested in a small compact pump with gauge that fits in a jersey pocket and will pump up a road tire without killing yourself trying to do it! Thanks again Gene
Gene,

Take a look at Quickex Quicker Pro. I carry mine in a medium topeak seat wedge and it pumps up to 90 psi rather easily but without having a hose to attach the pump to the valve, you have to be careful not to bend the stem. I usually end up with bent stems . If only It had a hose like the Lezyne pressure drive it would have been the perfect mini pump.
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