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Offline mac one

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Re: Feeling a bit deflated
« Reply #10 on: Oct 20, 2020, 08:38 PM »
Someone i know hit a wall and died because of low tyre pressure so a weekly check is a must.

Offline jdoyle

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Re: Feeling a bit deflated
« Reply #11 on: Oct 20, 2020, 09:16 PM »
*Originally Posted by whiskydave [+]
Almost matched that today. After quite a long lay off from riding ,on the spur of the moment decided to have a quick run out whilst it was dry. Felt like I was really rusty as riding like a right dick. Got home and checked tyres, front 21psi ,rear 31psi. :138:
Stupid,stupid WD.   :125: Worth a check guys.  :028:
So easy for to overlook especially for newbies like me who are not too sure how the bike should feel
took me weeks before it struck me to check  :138:

Should be the first thing you check not the last

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Re: Feeling a bit deflated
« Reply #12 on: Oct 20, 2020, 09:19 PM »
WD,

Glad to hear you are well enough now to get out riding even if you were doing it on underinflated tyres. (I know what you mean by feeling a bit rusty!)
I managed a short 2 hour ride this afternoon before the bad weather and our Welsh lockdown starting on Friday, and my tyres were inflated nicely due to my new Aldi cordless tyre inflator. (which really does make it easier to do)

Dave T
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Re: Feeling a bit deflated
« Reply #13 on: Oct 20, 2020, 10:02 PM »


  Don't take it so hard, Dave. Those '09s are known to be a let down.  Just get a proper bike  :2: .

  Rob.
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Re: Feeling a bit deflated
« Reply #14 on: Oct 21, 2020, 07:29 AM »
*Originally Posted by uralrob [+]

  Don't take it so hard, Dave. Those '09s are known to be a let down.  Just get a proper bike  :2: .

  Rob.
OK mate.Was thinking of getting a new V1 in green ,but couldn't afford it. 🤔

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Re: Feeling a bit deflated
« Reply #15 on: Nov 08, 2020, 11:21 PM »
For use at home I have one of these



My son just bought this one for home and take with him on the bike. It has different settings for pushbike, motorcycle, car and footballs / toys. It also has a digital display and auto stop at the required pressure.

« Last Edit: Nov 08, 2020, 11:23 PM by Maverick »