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Topeak Mt. Rocket AL Pump

4.33/5 (3 Reviews)
Weight : 120 grams MSRP : $35.00

Product Description

This powerful mini pump slips easily into a jersey pocket yet hasThe extra volume needed for inflating fat MTBTires. Fits both Presta and Schrader valves with aTwistLock mechanism. Head: Presta/ Schrader with Integrated Dust CapTwistlock Mechanism CNC aluminum barrel Handle: Locking Aluminum Capacity: 90 psi/ 6 barKraton HeadSide Mount Bracket(Optional) Centerline Mount Bracket Size: (L x W x H) 19 x 3.6 x 2.7 cm7.5” x 1.4” x 1.1” Weight: 120 g / 4.22 oz

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Jonas a Cross Country Rider from San Francisco

Date Reviewed: November 17, 2007

Strengths:    Small, light (contrary to the other reviews, its actually 7.5" and 120g)

Weaknesses:    300 strokes to get 25lbs

Bottom Line:   
Was looking for a pump to fit in my wedge bag and this is the one! Big enough to get some air in your tire but small enough to stow in most bags. The twistlock head piece wabbled a little so hopefully there won't be any longevity issues but it made an excellent seal (presta). It is designed to fit both though. ($22 shipped)

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Favorite Trail:   Magic carpet

Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $22.00

Purchased At:   benscycle

Bike Setup:   07 SC Superlight

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Andrew Cho a Weekend Warrior from Phoenix, AZ, USA

Date Reviewed: December 3, 2006

Strengths:    This pump is ridiculously small and light. Weighs 350g and the Carbon Fiber version weighs 340g. At the time of purchase the Aluminum one was $16 and the CF $24, both at Amazon. The CF one does look pretty cool but I told myself I wouldn't even care about it later on and just got the Aluminum.

Weaknesses:    The small size comes with a price. The site says it'll pump to 120psi. Well i'm not saying the're lying but I wouldn't want to have to do it with this little thing. I can pump enough air to ride fairly comfortably but there's too much backpressure to fully pump up the wheels.

Bottom Line:   
Small, light, does the job. Push it on, twist to lock, pump away. Solid build quality as well. If you're looking for a minipump for emergencies on the trail this is a great choice. It's just a little too much of a hassle for me to sit there and pump 150+ times.

I'm happy with my switch to the Topeak Turbo Morph. Which is just the Mountain Morph with a gauge and considerably larger than the MT. Rocket AL MasterBlaster. It's a tradeoff I was willing to make.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $16.00

Purchased At:   Amazon.com

Similar Products Used:   Various other Blackburn and Topeak mini pumps.

Bike Setup:   05' Kona Unit

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Steve a Weekend Warrior from MS

Date Reviewed: September 13, 2006

Strengths:    Light weight, small, Pumps to full pressure even for a road bike. Works for presta and schrader.

Weaknesses:    no gauge, but so what.

Bottom Line:   
This is the best mini pump I've ever used. You can pump to pressure with out wearing our your arm, even road tires. Works with schrader or presta, and at 6.5" long and weighs so little, it's nothing to carry. Definitely worth $20 bucks.

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Favorite Trail:   All of them

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Price Paid:    $19.00

Purchased At:   bikwesomewhere.com

Similar Products Used:   Crank Brothers Power pump.

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