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post #11 of 14 (permalink) Old 01-23-2017, 02:47 PM
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Many years ago while riding off road in sand I hit a sharp rock and popped the rear tire. Tube was done. I was over 10 miles from town. But I happened to have a 40 foot piece of hemp rope. So I packed the tire with sand and tied the tire on with logger hitches wound thru the spokes. As long as I went less than 15 MPH it was OK.
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I did not have any duct tape.
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@ least 2 litres of water ... on one trip across the Nullabor (Eyre Hwy) and the ex's scoot drop a belt 3hrs on the side of the road in soft red, dust bull ants & 40c+ degrees it was a live saver still got dehydrated but it could have be way worse without that 2 litres of water.

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