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1592 Selby Avenue,
St. Paul, MN 55104

651-644-4990

Mon, Tues, Thurs 11-6 Fri 11-6 | Sat 10-5 | Sun 12-4 |

Closed Wednesdays for Fall/Winter

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Selling Cycling and Service since 1950     All 2018 bikes are on sale now!     Fast turnaround on repairs
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

How To Inflate A Tire

The easiest way to keep your bicycle running well is regularly checking tire pressure. Properly inflated rubber rides best, lasts longest and resists flats. For high-pressure skinny road tires, check before every ride. For fatter rubber, such as what's on most off-road bikes, once a week is about right. But DON'T head to a service station and use the car-tire compressor! (They can explode a bike tire in seconds.) Do it with your "floor" (home) pump. Here's how:


Get a "floor" pump with built-in gauge for checking inflation.
Carry a portable pump for fixing flats on rides.

 

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