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by cheesey_rower
27 Jan 2019, 2:36pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Tubeless tribulations
Replies: 51
Views: 2686

Re: Tubeless tribulations

The saga has continued - I recount the saga so others don't have to. I got some DT Swiss tubeless valves and threaded extenders. Certainly the tyre inflated better, and I even got the beads to pop, but I didn't have an apparent seal at the valve - the air was leaking out of the relief hole. The Schw...
by cheesey_rower
20 Jan 2019, 7:28pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Tubeless tribulations
Replies: 51
Views: 2686

Re: Tubeless tribulations

From the noise and the mounting lubricant behaviour, I think it is C. I have removed the valve core when trying to inflate, but the seal of the pump appears sound
by cheesey_rower
20 Jan 2019, 5:53pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Tubeless tribulations
Replies: 51
Views: 2686

Re: Tubeless tribulations

Still no joy. I used the Specialized Blaster and they tyre did go up - but there was no seal around the valve - even with the Schwalbe lubricant. I dismounted the tyre, moved it around a bit and had another go. I also tried three x consecutive inflations with the Blaster, just in case it had 'nearly...
by cheesey_rower
18 Jan 2019, 2:58pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Tubeless tribulations
Replies: 51
Views: 2686

Re: Tubeless tribulations

I didn't use lubricant on this occasion - but I think I will on my next attempt with Specialized blaster thingy when it arrives
by cheesey_rower
18 Jan 2019, 2:21pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Tubeless tribulations
Replies: 51
Views: 2686

Tubeless tribulations

hello forum, I am hoping somebody can shed some light..... First up - I am not total newbie to tubeless - I used to have an MTB and ran tubeless on that. But never on road. I recently bought some Roval CLX50 wheels and Schwalbe Pro 1 to put on them. The wheels come with the rim sealed and a tubeless...