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  #61  
Old September 12th 19, 12:38 AM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Duane[_4_]
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 16:06:04 UTC-4, Joerg wrote:
On 2019-09-11 12:22, Tom Kunich wrote:

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On his other bike he is running sew-ups that he has injected with
Slime and says he hasn't gotten a flat on those either.


Sew-ups with slime? I can't even imagine how messy that must be when
swapping tires. Yuck!

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And why would it be messy to have slime in a sew-up aka tubular tire when
changing tires? The slime is completely inside the tube which is inside
an enclosed tire casing.

Cheers


Until it’s not.

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  #62  
Old September 12th 19, 02:52 AM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Sir Ridesalot
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 19:38:22 UTC-4, Duane wrote:
Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 16:06:04 UTC-4, Joerg wrote:
On 2019-09-11 12:22, Tom Kunich wrote:

Snipped
On his other bike he is running sew-ups that he has injected with
Slime and says he hasn't gotten a flat on those either.


Sew-ups with slime? I can't even imagine how messy that must be when
swapping tires. Yuck!

--
Regards, Joerg

http://www.analogconsultants.com/


And why would it be messy to have slime in a sew-up aka tubular tire when
changing tires? The slime is completely inside the tube which is inside
an enclosed tire casing.

Cheers


Until it’s not.

--
duane


It'd be no more messier than slime inside a punctured inner tube on a clincher rim. In fact it might even be less messy as the tire casing of the tubular tire would still be supporting the tube when the tire was removed from the wheel.

Cheers
  #63  
Old September 12th 19, 04:44 AM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
James[_8_]
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

On 11/9/19 10:15 am, Jeff Liebermann wrote:

However, after reading Chalo's
denunciation of Presta valves, I suspect this may have been a mistake.


Pffft.

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JS
  #64  
Old September 12th 19, 11:06 AM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Sepp Ruf
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

Joerg wrote:
On 2019-09-10 01:26, Tanguy Ortolo wrote:
Joerg, 2019-09-09 20:38+0200:
When you move from one country or continent to another there is always
something you'll sorely miss. Works in both directions. For example, try
to find really good bacon in Europe.


Ask yourself how good "bacon" can be if 85% of Bernays-brainwashed American
tourists get by with a surrogate offerred by Danish spam producer Tulip.

Try /ventrche/: https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ventr%C3%A8che_(porc).
It is quite hard to find anyway, even here.


Now that stuff I wouldn't eat ...


Come on, gallophobe, just tell yourself it's some kind of Saumagen con
Obatzda, then you'll like it.

But stay away from candy bars and packaged cheese, some undergo special
enrichment procedures before regular retail:
https://www.facebook.com/DjvjpascalcpteII/videos/2383600805088247/?permPage=1
  #65  
Old September 12th 19, 11:41 AM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Duane[_4_]
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 19:38:22 UTC-4, Duane wrote:
Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 16:06:04 UTC-4, Joerg wrote:
On 2019-09-11 12:22, Tom Kunich wrote:
Snipped
On his other bike he is running sew-ups that he has injected with
Slime and says he hasn't gotten a flat on those either.


Sew-ups with slime? I can't even imagine how messy that must be when
swapping tires. Yuck!

--
Regards, Joerg

http://www.analogconsultants.com/

And why would it be messy to have slime in a sew-up aka tubular tire when
changing tires? The slime is completely inside the tube which is inside
an enclosed tire casing.

Cheers


Until it’s not.

--
duane


It'd be no more messier than slime inside a punctured inner tube on a
clincher rim. In fact it might even be less messy as the tire casing of
the tubular tire would still be supporting the tube when the tire was
removed from the wheel.

Cheers


Sure but I’d never put slime in my tubes. 😊

--
duane
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Old September 12th 19, 12:22 PM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Sir Ridesalot
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

On Thursday, 12 September 2019 06:41:24 UTC-4, Duane wrote:
Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 19:38:22 UTC-4, Duane wrote:
Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 16:06:04 UTC-4, Joerg wrote:
On 2019-09-11 12:22, Tom Kunich wrote:
Snipped
On his other bike he is running sew-ups that he has injected with
Slime and says he hasn't gotten a flat on those either.


Sew-ups with slime? I can't even imagine how messy that must be when
swapping tires. Yuck!

--
Regards, Joerg

http://www.analogconsultants.com/

And why would it be messy to have slime in a sew-up aka tubular tire when
changing tires? The slime is completely inside the tube which is inside
an enclosed tire casing.

Cheers


Until it’s not.

--
duane


It'd be no more messier than slime inside a punctured inner tube on a
clincher rim. In fact it might even be less messy as the tire casing of
the tubular tire would still be supporting the tube when the tire was
removed from the wheel.

Cheers


Sure but I’d never put slime in my tubes. 😊

--
duane


I carry a small bottle of Stan's Tire Sealant IN CASE I puncture one of my tubular tires on a ride. I figure if I get a puncture on the second wheel I can put the Stan's into it and that should seal it until I get home. The ONE TIME I punctured both tires on a ride I didn't have any sealant and really wish I had had it then. I think of it as insurance - hope you never need but happy you have it if you do need it.

Cheers
  #67  
Old September 12th 19, 02:23 PM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
Duane[_2_]
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

On 12/09/2019 7:22 a.m., Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Thursday, 12 September 2019 06:41:24 UTC-4, Duane wrote:
Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 19:38:22 UTC-4, Duane wrote:
Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 16:06:04 UTC-4, Joerg wrote:
On 2019-09-11 12:22, Tom Kunich wrote:
Snipped
On his other bike he is running sew-ups that he has injected with
Slime and says he hasn't gotten a flat on those either.


Sew-ups with slime? I can't even imagine how messy that must be when
swapping tires. Yuck!

--
Regards, Joerg

http://www.analogconsultants.com/

And why would it be messy to have slime in a sew-up aka tubular tire when
changing tires? The slime is completely inside the tube which is inside
an enclosed tire casing.

Cheers


Until it’s not.

--
duane

It'd be no more messier than slime inside a punctured inner tube on a
clincher rim. In fact it might even be less messy as the tire casing of
the tubular tire would still be supporting the tube when the tire was
removed from the wheel.

Cheers


Sure but I’d never put slime in my tubes. 😊

--
duane


I carry a small bottle of Stan's Tire Sealant IN CASE I puncture one of my tubular tires on a ride. I figure if I get a puncture on the second wheel I can put the Stan's into it and that should seal it until I get home. The ONE TIME I punctured both tires on a ride I didn't have any sealant and really wish I had had it then. I think of it as insurance - hope you never need but happy you have it if you do need it.

Cheers


I carry two spare tubes and a patch kit. Also a plastic 20 to use as a
boot. I've cut a tire recently but haven't had a flat in a couple of
years. Of course I expect to have one on my way home now that I've
mentioned it.
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Old September 12th 19, 02:47 PM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

On Thursday, 12 September 2019 09:23:24 UTC-4, duane wrote:
On 12/09/2019 7:22 a.m., Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Thursday, 12 September 2019 06:41:24 UTC-4, Duane wrote:
Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 19:38:22 UTC-4, Duane wrote:
Sir Ridesalot wrote:
On Wednesday, 11 September 2019 16:06:04 UTC-4, Joerg wrote:
On 2019-09-11 12:22, Tom Kunich wrote:
Snipped
On his other bike he is running sew-ups that he has injected with
Slime and says he hasn't gotten a flat on those either.


Sew-ups with slime? I can't even imagine how messy that must be when
swapping tires. Yuck!

--
Regards, Joerg

http://www.analogconsultants.com/

And why would it be messy to have slime in a sew-up aka tubular tire when
changing tires? The slime is completely inside the tube which is inside
an enclosed tire casing.

Cheers


Until it’s not.

--
duane

It'd be no more messier than slime inside a punctured inner tube on a
clincher rim. In fact it might even be less messy as the tire casing of
the tubular tire would still be supporting the tube when the tire was
removed from the wheel.

Cheers


Sure but I’d never put slime in my tubes. 😊

--
duane


I carry a small bottle of Stan's Tire Sealant IN CASE I puncture one of my tubular tires on a ride. I figure if I get a puncture on the second wheel I can put the Stan's into it and that should seal it until I get home. The ONE TIME I punctured both tires on a ride I didn't have any sealant and really wish I had had it then. I think of it as insurance - hope you never need but happy you have it if you do need it.

Cheers


I carry two spare tubes and a patch kit. Also a plastic 20 to use as a
boot. I've cut a tire recently but haven't had a flat in a couple of
years. Of course I expect to have one on my way home now that I've
mentioned it.


On my bicycles with clincher tires and tubes I too carry two spare tubes and a patch kit with a couple of cotton balls in it. On some of my bikes I carry a compact pump but on others where it fits I carry a full frame-fit pump.

Cheers
  #69  
Old September 12th 19, 07:19 PM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

Jeorg:
Heavy duty thorn resistant tubes pumped up to 110 lbs?
Why, oh why are you suffering that harsh ride?
Surely you would have no greater risk if snakebites with pressure of day, 90lb. Irless if your tires at 28mm or wider.

Harry Travis
Portland OR USA
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Old September 12th 19, 08:46 PM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
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Default Presta valve in a rim that was drilled for Schrader?

On 9/12/2019 9:47 AM, Sir Ridesalot wrote:


On my bicycles with clincher tires and tubes I too carry two spare tubes and a patch kit with a couple of cotton balls in it. On some of my bikes I carry a compact pump but on others where it fits I carry a full frame-fit pump.


One guy flatted on today's club ride. To my amazement, another club
member pulled out a battery powered pump to inflate the guy's tire.

It was probably this one:
https://www.amazon.com/Portable-Comp...df_B07B65GN6W/


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