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what tools do you carry for a daily commute

Old 03-03-15, 01:03 PM
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Same deal here - my commute is 2 miles.
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my commute varies by which job im going to (theres 3), weather, and mood

3-10 miles each way, after work ive been known to do a loop around the island for 40 miles of ****zengiggel

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Fair enuf
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Originally Posted by jlafitte View Post
Fair enuf

My commute is only about 15 steps but I do ride between 20-40 miles daily, with one rest day.

I carry:
PDW 3wrencho
Spare tube
2x co2 cartridges
Co2 dispenser
Multi tool
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none of that over here in LA... just potholes and their potential pinch flat. if i ride thru debree, the good ol oven mitts wipe off the tire on the move.

i run 23s and higher TPI tires for the most part. depends what's cheap and available from the roadies (i don't buy new tires). atm i'm on vittoria corsas. most of the flats i've gotten were on lower tpis (zaffiros). i've had the best success with contis and vitorrias. WORST luck w/ michelins
i have 25s and i normally pump them to about 120 both front and back. vastly different then when i had my pure fix (which got stolen. . so sad) in terms of comfort from the road. i've only had one flat since i got my bike and that was in that pot hole i missed on centinela and culver (now i just avoid it). i have the conti gator hardshell and they've been treating me good.
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15 mm wrench, Spare tube, tyre levers, pump and allen wrenches if I don't forget them.
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i carry a 4mm & 5mm allen, patch kit, tire lever, and CO2 inflater.. all fits in a cigarette box
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