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post #11 of 15 Old 10-23-2017, 11:26 AM
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I bought a dream up on protectors from Motion pro. Like this:

Motion Pro Rim Protectors | MotoSport
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post #12 of 15 Old 10-23-2017, 07:56 PM
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I used to cheat when changing tires - I'd put my wheels on the warmers. When a tire is 180 degrees, it spoons on and off like butter.
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post #13 of 15 Old 10-28-2017, 10:21 AM
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Zaph, I always try to change mien , in the summer, and I'll leave them in the hot sun for a few hours. Even that helps, but I'll bet a warmer is amazing.
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post #14 of 15 Old 10-28-2017, 01:51 PM
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This increasing the temperature, be it the ambient temp or through a warmer applies to changing hand grips as well,,.

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post #15 of 15 Old 10-28-2017, 10:18 PM
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Video from MC Garage (pretty sure its made by Motion Pro) for the Motion Pro bead breakers: they say before starting to remove the tire, leave your wheel/bike out in the sun for an hour if you can.
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