Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 16 April 2009, 14:49   #31
Member
 
Country: USA
Town: New Port Richey Fl
Boat name: N/A
Length: 10m +
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 31
Air pump in a bind?

Sorry to hijack this thread. I have a pump on order with the Rib Shop. The freight time to Florida could be a bit is there a place to buy the fixture to pump up my tubes in the interim?
Thanks
Steve
__________________

__________________
Smiklos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17 April 2009, 11:41   #32
Member
 
Country: USA
Town: Oakland CA
Length: 3m +
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 6,653
I just bought a Bravo 12 BST from Wooska.com (resellers; the pumps were sold by a kayaking/rafting outfit somewhere.)

I'm actually fairly impressed with it: reasonably fast (it's a 2-stage pump; works on a turbine until the pressure overwhelm that, then switches to a piston for the final pressurization), seemingly accurate, auto-shutoff (adjustable), and has a 2 year warranty (though I think warranty work is carried out in Italy.)

They have several models; some have their own battery; I got the one without. They also have a standard model (to something like 4 psi) and a HP model (to 11 psi - more than I needed.)

Assuming they have it in stock, shouldn't take too long to get to Florida.


jky


ps: a small air compressor or a standard scuba cylinder/regulator would both work as well; you just have to plumb it to fit your valves, and watch the pressure as you fill.
__________________

__________________
jyasaki is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:06.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.