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post #19 of (permalink) Old 11-16-2018, 04:38 PM
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Originally Posted by gbc View Post
Installed and balanced front and rear tires on my Thunderbird Sport today. No issues at all, other than some effort to break the beads during dismounting. Before attempting the Rocket 3 or Goose Touring, I am going to be looking at a bead breaker and maybe the Harbor Freight set up. Regardless, my spoons and balancer paid for themselves this afternoon.....
I'm not sure you can do the Rocket tire change with the HF manual set up. That's a big ole low profile tire with a stiff bead.

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