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Skinwall Tire Preservation Project

#51 2018-04-24 12:49pm

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Re: Skinwall Tire Preservation Project

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That's cool. Will have to look it up because I've never heard of it but it looks like some sort of flexible varnish. In for the progress cool


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#52 2018-04-24 1:01pm

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Re: Skinwall Tire Preservation Project

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Curious to see how this works out long term. Great idea, that makes total sense cool

yes we need shots of tires after you took the bike for a ride.


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#53 2019-05-05 5:25pm

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Re: Skinwall Tire Preservation Project

Bump


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#54 2019-05-06 9:52pm

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Great Bump Kurt big_smile
How are these tires holding up??? Still working???


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#55 2019-05-06 10:08pm

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I will get you an update this weekend... But I am thrilled.


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#56 2019-05-07 6:48pm

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Good to here it! big_smile
I commented on this thread in November of 2017 and I definitely need to do this .

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#57 2019-05-07 6:56pm

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Re: Skinwall Tire Preservation Project

I’ve got a set of original Haro dart tires and a can of flex seal. Just waiting on the update before I pull the trigger!!

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#58 2019-05-08 2:01am

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Irata wrote:

I’ve got a set of original Haro dart tires and a can of flex seal. Just waiting on the update before I pull the trigger!!

Agreed. Same here.


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#59 2019-05-08 2:56am

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Yeah, me three....  big_smile   anxiously waiting for more info.


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#60 2019-05-08 3:47am

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I’ve got just the tire to try it on. I as going to toss it but now, I’ll keep it

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#61 2019-05-11 9:16am

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I’m in for this as well. I picked up some very nice tires that need some help so I’m in for an update

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#62 2019-05-11 9:35am

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Please?  big_smile


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#63 2019-05-11 7:10pm

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It’s like waiting for the doors to open at Home Depot on Black Friday! We are patiently waiting for the results.


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#64 2019-05-11 9:44pm

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Re: Skinwall Tire Preservation Project

Forget the oven,I'm gonna use the heat gun..

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#65 2019-05-12 12:39am

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What is the heat gun supposed to be doing?


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#66 2019-05-12 1:42am

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Re: Skinwall Tire Preservation Project

skdevore wrote:

What is the heat gun supposed to be doing?

Exactly the same thing as putting tyres in the oven. It's quicker,less hassle and there's less chance of damaging the skinwalls than laying the tyres on the oven floor.
If you click on 'full screen' on the video,you'll see the effect that the heat gun has on the tread.

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#67 2019-05-12 2:27am

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Missed this the first few times around, so how's the flex seal doing?


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#68 2019-05-12 5:01am

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Innocenti wrote:

skdevore wrote:

What is the heat gun supposed to be doing?

Exactly the same thing as putting tyres in the oven. It's quicker,less hassle and there's less chance of damaging the skinwalls than laying the tyres on the oven floor.
If you click on 'full screen' on the video,you'll see the effect that the heat gun has on the tread.

Please disregard my posts. I've posted in entirely the wrong thread! roll

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#69 2019-05-12 6:34am

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Innocenti wrote:

Innocenti wrote:

skdevore wrote:

What is the heat gun supposed to be doing?

Exactly the same thing as putting tyres in the oven. It's quicker,less hassle and there's less chance of damaging the skinwalls than laying the tyres on the oven floor.
If you click on 'full screen' on the video,you'll see the effect that the heat gun has on the tread.

Please disregard my posts. I've posted in entirely the wrong thread! roll

lol Now your comment makes more sense. lol


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#70 2019-05-12 11:10am

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... and the wrong Forum! lol

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#71 2019-05-17 10:02pm

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Bumpity bump for updates.

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#72 2019-05-17 11:54pm

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Re: Skinwall Tire Preservation Project

eric12 wrote:

Innocenti wrote:

Innocenti wrote:


Exactly the same thing as putting tyres in the oven. It's quicker,less hassle and there's less chance of damaging the skinwalls than laying the tyres on the oven floor.
If you click on 'full screen' on the video,you'll see the effect that the heat gun has on the tread.

Please disregard my posts. I've posted in entirely the wrong thread! roll

lol Now your comment makes more sense. lol

I was totally lost. lollollol


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#73 2019-05-23 7:01am

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Maybe slap a coat on the inside for some extra reinforcement.


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#74 2019-05-23 8:28am

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buddhashenglong wrote:

Maybe slap a coat on the inside for some extra reinforcement.

I've never had tires dry out on the inside smile


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#75 2019-05-23 8:53am

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Just came across this thread. Great idea! I have a set of early 80’s Predator tires that I would love to ride on but the sidewall’s look like they could use a reinforcement.


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