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SmarTire - anyone tried it?

Anyone use this setup yet...?

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Re: SmarTire - anyone tried it?

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Anyone use this setup yet...?

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Looks like one of dem VFR/old man toys
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Re: SmarTire - anyone tried it?

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Looks like one of dem VFR/old man toys
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Re: SmarTire - anyone tried it?

For <$200 I could see that as being handy for a club racer to use during practice or testing.
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Re: SmarTire - anyone tried it?

The price point is what caught my eye as well....

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Re: SmarTire - anyone tried it?

I belive the senders in the Corvette system (similar) are like $80-90 each, this is without the reciver so $200 probably isnt a bad thing I could see it as being good for testing preasures and tires, I could see it as bad for rotating mass, you have to counterballance it on your wheel thus making it twice as heavy....
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Re: SmarTire - anyone tried it?

Nice idea. Would be faster and easier then pulling out the tire gauge before the ride to check pressure. But for $200 my tires guage works just fine.
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