Friday, December 30, 2011

Diary of a Bum Commute


1. Pre ride tyre inflation Tick

2. Check valve resecured correctly X

3. Partial slow deflate 4 miles in Tick

4. Deploy Lezyne Pressure Drive Tick

5. Hose freezes to valve Tick

6. Hose unscrews valve core Tick

7. Teddy Bear locked and loaded Tick

8. Refit core “tighten” with Kool Tool Tick

9. Slow deflate ½ mile on Tick

10. New tube fitted Tick

11. Hose unscrews valve core Tick

12. Teddy Bear safety catch to “Rounds” Tick

13. Refit core “tighten” with Kool Tool Tick

14. Inflate with Lezyne in manual mode Tick

15. Teddy Bear safety catch to “Safe” Tick

16. Complete commute Tick

17. Purchase CO2 bottles & valve core Tick

18. Apply threadlock to valve cores Tick

19. Hope lines 5 & 11 do not recur Tick

Summary

Don’t assume, check. Icing issues aside, Lezyne Pressure Drive CFH is the dog’s danglies.

Neil


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