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by JohnMcL7
10 Apr 2015, 2:18pm
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: Pumping up 29er 2.4inch tyres
Replies: 24
Views: 33874

Re: Pumping up 29er 2.4inch tyres

Not this by any chance is it? http://m.evanscycles.com/products/bontrager/mini-charger-frame-pump-ec055417 I bought one a few months ago after my Topeak mini started leaking air from the tyres faster than it went in. At the time it was £23 ish I think and so far I'm very impressed. Got my girlfrien...
by JohnMcL7
3 Apr 2015, 7:01pm
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: Pumping up 29er 2.4inch tyres
Replies: 24
Views: 33874

Re: Pumping up 29er 2.4inch tyres

I have a little Bontrager mini track pump which is around the same size and weight as the hand pump I had but vastly better for pumping up tyres, I came across it oddly enough when a friend on a Genesis Longitude punctured a wheel a ride and one of others in the group had this little track pump.

John
by JohnMcL7
3 Apr 2015, 6:59pm
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: Burly blokes on the pavement - why?
Replies: 31
Views: 24984

Re: Burly blokes on the pavement - why?

I've never seen any MTB groups that ride on the pavement up here, certainly none of the groups I've been out with do that and can't see why they would.

John
by JohnMcL7
3 Apr 2015, 6:56pm
Forum: Off-road Cycling.
Topic: Should I just stick with 26" wheels?
Replies: 53
Views: 135221

Re: Should I just stick with 26" wheels?

I don't understand why people get so up in arms about wheel sizes, there are advantages and disadvantages to the various sizes so it's case of choosing whatever suits your needs which is pretty much the same with the rest of a mountain bike - there's no one setup that can do it all perfectly so ther...