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Blackburn Airstik 2 Stage Pump Blackburn Airstik 2 Stage Pump
We find ourselves in an internal debate between the Blackburn AirStik 2Stage and the AirStik SL -- faster pumping or smaller size. If you need it on your bike for a race, do you want to save 26g or have almost twice the air volume per stroke' We go back and forth, but the greater air volume does seem worth the trade-off. The AirStik 2Stage can deliver 3. 5 cubic inches of air per stroke, which exceeds most other pumps that offer two different volumes per stroke. If you're not familiar with these, you should be. There is a switch on the pump, in this case on the bottom of the handle, which allows you to choose "high volume" or "high pressure." The latter is a polite way to say "low volume" -- something you will want as the pressure in the tire gets to a certain point as it makes the pumping easier. While the 2Stage is bigger than the SL, it's still pretty small. It is 172mm long when closed and has a 98mm long pump stroke. The barrel and shaft are aluminum. We wonder if one of the things we like about this pump is that Blackburn hired a suspension fork engineer to work on their pump line. The result is mini-pumps that use the shaft space as an air chamber, which makes the pump action more stable and delivers more air per stroke. The Blackburn AirStik 2Stage comes with a mount that fits under a bottle cage. The head is designed for Presta valves only. Maximum pressure possible with the pump is 160psi. While this may not be important to you, Blackburn has made the pump so it can be rebuilt rather than tossed when a part breaks. There is a lifetime warranty on the pump. The pump comes in one color: Black. Claimed weight for the AirStik 2Stage is 84g. Rebuildable so you can keep it clean and working smoothly for lifeCage mount included so you can use it out of the box
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Blackburn Airstik SL Pump Blackburn Airstik SL Pump
What ever happened to the pump peg' Whenever we look at mini-pumps, and the Blackburn AirStik SL is no different, we find ourselves longing for a way to mount a full-size frame pump under the top tube of our bike. They were so easy. Even the plastic Silca pumps were better than most of the mini-pumps of today. Mini-pumps have a problem; the ones that are small enough and light enough to qualify as "mini" don't pump well, and the ones that pump well are too big and cumbersome to qualify as "mini." Despite all our whining, this AirStik SL is the first mini-pump to catch our attention in a long time. It's light, but still made of aluminum, rather than plastic. It has a solid-feeling head that we don't think we'll break the first time we pump a tire up. And it is small enough to fit in a pocket and gives us little reason to fear it will flop out over bumps. When we looked more closely, we liked it even more. It is only 157mm long when closed. The pump stroke is 93mm, delivering 1. 8 cubic inches of air per stroke. It's not exactly frame pump volume, but it does outshine the SKS Sub 40 (1. 6) and Topeak Micro Rocket (1. 2). Yes, it's going to take a long time to get the tire up to 110psi, but it will be rideable long before that. And, with the small volume, there will never be that much resistance per stroke. We wonder if one of the things we like about this pump is that Blackburn hired a suspension fork engineer to work on their pump line. The result is mini-pumps that use the shaft space as an air chamber, which makes the pump action more stable and delivers more air per stroke. The Blackburn AirStik SL comes with a mount that fits under a bottle cage. The head is designed for Presta valves only. Maximum pressure possible with the pump is 160psi. While this may not be important to you, Blackburn has made the pump so it can be rebuilt rather than tossed when a part breaks. There is a lifetime warranty on the pump. The pump comes in three colors: Black, Carbon, and Wh...
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$24.94
Lezyne Micro Floor Drive High Volume Pump Lezyne Micro Floor Drive High Volume Pump
The Lezyne Micro Floor Drive High volume Pump takes shop-pump convenience out of the shop and into your pack for quick roadside repairs. The Micro Floor Drive features a fold-out foot peg and a 24-inch hose, so you can use it just like a floor pump. The T-handle is also much more comfortable than most micro pumps shaft handles. The pump works with either Presta or Schrader valves, and a Speed Chuck is included.
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