View Single Post
Old 07-02-2013, 12:19 PM   #36
turnip truck driver
robdogg's Avatar
Joined: Jan 2004
Location: wren-tonne, WA
Oddometer: 1,806
Originally Posted by vwboomer View Post
Just used mine today in the garage to get a Karoo3 off. No, it didn't work by itself. I tried working it around the rim in small increments but it would not work on it's own. When using a long spoon to push the bead down next to the beadbreaker it worked better. And lots of lube - a luxury that will not be afforded on the trail this week.
how odd.. what kind (and size) tire was this on? was it fully deflated - have to ask, because it was so friggen easy when I did it, and there were about eight fellow adventurers all standing around, mostly they wanted to see if the tool worked as well..

Mine was on a Metzler Karoo II 140/80

"ride hard, live righteously"
robdogg is offline   Reply With Quote