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Old 09-20-2021, 07:07 AM
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Originally Posted by hgerhardt View Post
Like I said earlier in this thread, the air volume in these things is tiny and therefore need weekly refilling. Also, because they have so little volume, inflating is a little tricky. I use a gas station-style inflator with hose and built-in gauge, which I got from Harbor Freight for $10 on sale and have pretty good control over how much air goes in. Without that, it would be difficult to get accurate results. Just checking the pressure with a pencil-type gauge lets about 5 psi out of the thing!

I have around 35 hours on mine and like the way it works. The bearings are lightyears better than the stock Van's units and it weighs less.

Heinrich Gerhardt
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I use this to inflate all of my tires. Best thing ever. Easy to use, no dragging out the long and dirty compressor hose and easy to control to the tenth of a pound. Highly recommend.
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Old 09-20-2021, 08:54 AM
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Originally Posted by craig.roser View Post

Unfortunately I see they are out of stock . . . .
A temporary thing while the parts wind their way through the production queue! Check back later.

(Covid is a REAL pain in the behind and keeps screwing up deliveries and other production processes! Nonetheless, we're plugging along.)
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