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Old 10-29-2012, 12:55 AM
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Default Tyre Changer/Bead Breaker Build

Ok, here we go again, time for another useful, home made tool to save you time & a few dollars...

Please note, this tool will fit up to 18" tyres. If you intend to use larger tyres, adjust the measurements to suit. This was built specifically for 16" tyres on 8" rims but it also works on all smaller rims/tyres.

I will state all measurements in metric (millimetres) & imperial (inches) to suit everyone.

You will notice in the pic there are 2 bead shoes; this is necessary for different sized rims (an 8" shoe won't work effectively on a 5" rim) I'll start with measurements based on 8" x 6" rim & we'll go from there...
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