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Co2 Cartridges

Discussion in 'Bikes and Buying Advice - What Bike?' started by chris42, 1 Aug 2007.

  1. chris42

    chris42 New Member

    Location:
    Deal, Kent
    If you use Co2 this is a really cheap place to buy them.
    be careful if you use unthreaded ones but the threaded ones fit all.

    http://www.tyreinflators.co.uk/
     
  2. alecstilleyedye

    alecstilleyedye nothing in moderation Staff Member

    what sort of psi can you get out of them on a 23x700c road tyre?
     
  3. OP
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    chris42

    chris42 New Member

    Location:
    Deal, Kent
    16g cartridge = 130 psi for 700 x 23
     
  4. Smokin Joe

    Smokin Joe Legendary Member

    I've used tyreinflators, dirt cheap and fast delivery. Highly recommended.
     
  5. yenrod

    yenrod Guest

    Im not sure if they're worth it - I put in 60 strokes on the pump and get a fair bit of pressure, out of the pump...so Im not sure...;)
     
  6. giant man

    giant man New Member

    Location:
    Essex innit?
    I think they're worth it, until you get home and then re-inflate. The 16gm cartridges are about 2.99 if you buy them single.
     
  7. OP
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    chris42

    chris42 New Member

    Location:
    Deal, Kent
    At tyre inflators they are £2.85 for 5!
     
  8. andrew_s

    andrew_s Veteran

    Location:
    Gloucester
    Note that inner tubes are fairly porous to CO2, so let them down and reinflate with a track pump when you get home.