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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 7:21 pm 
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Pay careful attention to de-burring. You can use both once you have reamed her out, without any problem, or at least I never have had any. :)


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highlandsflyer wrote:
Pay careful attention to de-burring. You can use both once you have reamed her out, without any problem, or at least I never have had any. :)

yeah your right, its due to the little lockring on the presta ones which covers the hole


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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2011 8:52 pm 
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Gave her a good reaming this evening :D
Only had to open the hole out by about 1.5mm.
Schraeder now fits like a glove :D


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:lol:
nice one


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PostPosted: Fri May 20, 2011 9:36 am 
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I think you could get that done in Brighton near the marina possibly.. :wink:


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Scougar wrote:
Why don't you just get a presta valve for goodness sake? Why weaken a rim?


My thoughts entirely.

Serious cyclists don't use Schraeder valves FFS.


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PostPosted: Fri May 20, 2011 8:49 pm 
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It's ok, i'm not s serious cyclist :roll: :lol:
I use presta for road and schraeder for off road, always have, probably always will 8)


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im a serious cyclists and i use shcrader :P :twisted:


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What valve type for the more lighthearted cyclist?

:D


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PostPosted: Sat May 21, 2011 10:40 pm 
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TedC wrote:
What valve type for the more lighthearted cyclist?

:D


those plastic plugs you get on airbeds :lol:

the do come out quite often but at least you can blow your tyre back up yourself without carrying a pump around with you. :P


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