Specialized 04 Airtool Comp Floor Pump Pump

3.5/5 (4 Reviews)

Product Description

Redesign of a classic. This floor pump incorporates great innovative features in an affordable package.

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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:2
Submitted by jeff262 a Racer from Southern California

Date Reviewed: July 20, 2008

Strengths:    Umm...cool looks.

Weaknesses:    After less than a year of use the hose seperated from the chuck. There is no way to repair it.

Bottom Line:   
I bought this pump after I had forgoten my regular "travel" pump for an afterwork ride. It worked great for about 7 months but then as I was pumping up the tires recently the hose blew out of the chuck. I put it back together but the hose will not stay in place due to the cheap plastic parts and poor tolerance. I have an older Specialized pump that has worked great for years but this one is just a poor design. Save your money and buy something else. I expect more from Specialized.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Purchased At:   LBS

Similar Products Used:   Trusty 20 year old Silca. 10 year old Specialized.

Bike Setup:   Both road and mtb

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Ray Loraine a Weekend Warrior from Sarasota, FL

Date Reviewed: May 28, 2008

Strengths:    Pump seems to be well built - pressure gauge is easy to see.

Weaknesses:    I'm new to presta valves and fought this thing for over an hour. No instructions at all - kept flatting the tire as I pumped up the hose out of the pump to over 150. Loosening up the nozzle did the trick.

Bottom Line:   
A functional pump with absolutely no manufacturer's instructions - low overall rating for making me figure it out myself.

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Favorite Trail:   Boyette

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $43.00

Purchased At:   Local bike shop

Similar Products Used:   A low-cost floor pump

Bike Setup:   Stock 2007 Fisher Supercaliber

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Joe Smith a Weekend Warrior from Portland, OR

Date Reviewed: August 29, 2004

Strengths:    Solidly built. Can be used with Presta or Shraeder valves. Pressure gague is easy to read.

Weaknesses:    No instructions whatsoever. I'm sure I would have figured out how to adjust the amount of grip on the valve eventually but the shop pro showed me when I bought it.

Bottom Line:   
Pumps up your tires in a hurry. Pressure gague is easy to read seems to be accurate.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $39.00

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Jay Walling a Cross Country Rider from San Angelo, TX

Date Reviewed: August 18, 2004

Strengths:    Great looks, easy to use, gauge is very accurate

Weaknesses:    None

Bottom Line:   
This pump is excellent all around, should last for several years. I highly recommend.

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Favorite Trail:   any

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $30.00

Purchased At:   Bike Pro (local)

Similar Products Used:   None

Bike Setup:   2005 Trek Hardtail

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