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Old 06-11-22, 07:36 AM
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Originally Posted by andrewclaus View Post
And service your frame pump if you have one, before it's too late and you need it. Ask me how I know.
Excellent advice. These things lead a rough existence with almost complete neglect until the day you really need them. I've had the same experience! One way to help them survive is to wrap electrical tape over the valve end to keep out dirt and water when they aren't in use.
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