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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:01 pm    Post subject: Tyre inflator – anyone use one of these... Reply with quote

https://www.amazon.co.uk/AA-Inflator-Compact-Lightweight-Travel/dp/B00HWMPK6S/ref=sr_1_5?crid=3U1WL6Y0DF1MV&keywords=car+tyre+inflator+12v&qid=1555959180&s=gateway&sprefix=car+tyre+%2Caps%2C165&sr=8-5

Small, light. Anyone use one or have a better suggestion?
 
  
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Reviews on Amazon are not to good for that.
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

This looks ok and v good reviews , i just ordered one
https://www.vonhaus.com/vh_en/12v-tyre-inflator?gclid=CjwKCAjwzPXlBRAjEiwAj_XTEet9WHoNeGBB1JXQMxK--jpEjGnLUBHfXY1f0a1BGLT0Pln5ZDPZdxoCAmoQAvD_BwE
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I have this one, no complaints

Ring RAC635 Preset Digital Tyre Inflator, Air Compressor Tyre Pump, 3 Min Tyre Inflation, LED Light, Carry Case, Valve Adaptors, 12V https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00OP0WZGI/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_i_.6JVCbTVMQFTV
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 5:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

had a couple of these

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Michelin-Rapid-12262-Tyre-Inflator/dp/B001NI9XWO/ref=sr_1_1?crid=5KRF5282OC34&keywords=michelin+compressor&qid=1556040273&s=gateway&sprefix=michelin+compress%2Caps%2C139&sr=8-1

first one lasted over 10 years. current one has been fine since 2016
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 5:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I use one of these for my car and motorcycle, next month is a year since I bought it and it still works pretty well.

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B071XTHWQF/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o07_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

nickjonesn4 wrote:
I have this one, no complaints

Ring RAC635 Preset Digital Tyre Inflator, Air Compressor Tyre Pump, 3 Min Tyre Inflation, LED Light, Carry Case, Valve Adaptors, 12V https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00OP0WZGI/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_i_.6JVCbTVMQFTV


+1. Had it 9 years. No issues.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

nickjonesn4 wrote:
I have this one, no complaints

Ring RAC635 Preset Digital Tyre Inflator, Air Compressor Tyre Pump, 3 Min Tyre Inflation, LED Light, Carry Case, Valve Adaptors, 12V https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00OP0WZGI/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_i_.6JVCbTVMQFTV


I've been using the same one for a few years on cars and bikes with no problems .
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 8:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

This one works.. good bit of metal in it. 👍

https://www.eurocarparts.com/ecp/p/tools/car-service-tools/tyre-and-alignment-tools/tyreinflator/?550993230&0&cc5_905
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 9:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Barryn wrote:
This one works.. good bit of metal in it. 👍

https://www.eurocarparts.com/ecp/p/tools/car-service-tools/tyre-and-alignment-tools/tyreinflator/?550993230&0&cc5_905


I got this last year and it works a treat.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Barryn wrote:
This one works.. good bit of metal in it. 👍

https://www.eurocarparts.com/ecp/p/tools/car-service-tools/tyre-and-alignment-tools/tyreinflator/?550993230&0&cc5_905


Bought my Dad the same one a couple of years ago. Great bit of kit. Thumb

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PostPosted: Wed Apr 24, 2019 12:17 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

G2 wrote:
nickjonesn4 wrote:
I have this one, no complaints

Ring RAC635 Preset Digital Tyre Inflator, Air Compressor Tyre Pump, 3 Min Tyre Inflation, LED Light, Carry Case, Valve Adaptors, 12V https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00OP0WZGI/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_i_.6JVCbTVMQFTV


+1. Had it 9 years. No issues.


Mine died two weeks ago (had it for eight years). It’s good but it’s not very powerful.
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 24, 2019 12:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Jet Jock wrote:
Barryn wrote:
This one works.. good bit of metal in it. 👍

https://www.eurocarparts.com/ecp/p/tools/car-service-tools/tyre-and-alignment-tools/tyreinflator/?550993230&0&cc5_905


I got this last year and it works a treat.


Isn’t this just repackaged Chinese stuff; same as this one on eBay £19?
https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F372611493903

I was looking at this cos of POWERRRRR as my old Ring one (RIP) was so slow.


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 24, 2019 8:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

nickjonesn4 wrote:
I have this one, no complaints

Ring RAC635 Preset Digital Tyre Inflator, Air Compressor Tyre Pump, 3 Min Tyre Inflation, LED Light, Carry Case, Valve Adaptors, 12V https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00OP0WZGI/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_apa_i_.6JVCbTVMQFTV


+1 never had to use it but it fits in the cut out for the OEM one.
 
  
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