Slime Skabs patches Extras

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Slime Skabs patches

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[Jul 19, 2017]
CoolCat
Weekend Warrior

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Strength:

none

Weakness:

don't work

I have ten tubes with holes as I usually by new tubes. I building up another vintage bike and wanted to recycle so I decided to and all the slime patches I used failed. A refund to all including pay everyones tube repair bill @ a local bike shop or we will all ban the Slime name.

Similar Products Used:

new tubes.

[Feb 26, 2015]
luke

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Strength:

none
avoid at all cost

Weakness:

they do not work
especially when hot they eventually slide off
glue is designed not to dry

ive been fixing punctures since i was about 10 now in my 40's

and slime scab patches are junk regardless how much preparation you do to inner tube they
will fail the glue does not dry this is how they are able
to keep them from drying in the pack
and when you tyre warms up from riding or outside tempreature they simply start to separate with the air preasure and leave you stranded

[May 10, 2014]
Maurice

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Strength:

None

Weakness:

Do not work

Just like everybody says it is a piece of crap. The repair did not last 5 minutes.

[Oct 25, 2012]
Brian Childress

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Strength:

Small and easy to carry with everything you need in the package. They are applied quickly.

Weakness:

They don't work very long.

Had a small thorn get in my tire. Used a skab and was able to get back on the trail. I finished riding an hour later and noticed the air pressure was down a little. Put the bike up and the next morning the tire was completely down. Had to clean off residue left from skab to put on a good patch. Not worth the hassle. I'd rather just take a little time and do it right the first time.

[Sep 11, 2012]
Mick

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Strength:

I like the packaging .. but the contents are rubbish

Weakness:

They do not work !

Total crap .. they simply dont work .. if you have some, save yourself the trouble and throw them in the bin.

[Aug 28, 2012]
Doug

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Strength:

none

Weakness:

They do not patch a flat tire.
Too weak to patch a tire
Hard to peel
Unreliable product

100% pure junk! A paper towel soaked in honey would stick better than these patches. Used 4 of them so far and every one failed when I reinflated. The last one I inflated the tire only partially and it blew a hole right through the patch! If you don't want to be stranded with a flat tire and a pack of onreliable patches, then don't use these.

[Jun 17, 2012]
Cameron

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Strength:

None

Weakness:

It is weakness

Terrible. patch didn't leak but actually blew out immediately from a hole that had developed on the patch around 40 psi while pumping . Tried a second patch on a different tube with a microscopic hole and the exact same thing happened immediately. I'd like to take these buggers and stick them all over the face of whoever came up with them at slime. Then again I've used their products before to no avail, so no surprises i guess. Money would have been better spent buying $2.50 worth of temporary tattoos from a vending machine

[Feb 03, 2012]
BlakeB
Weekend Warrior

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Strength:

None

Weakness:

Neither the patch nor their glue works as advertised.

Don't buy the product or accept it as a gift. A good friend gave me the patches after he found that they were junk. I have tried every possible way to get them to work, but to no avail.

Walmart sells this crap as well as the Slime glue. I bought the glue thinking that it had to work as advertised. Wrong. Apply a rubber patch using the glue, wet or fully dry, and it still won't hold.

Worst product ever. I galls me to have to give it a 1 rating.

[Dec 23, 2011]
mountain-goat
Cross Country Rider

OVERALL
RATING
3
VALUE
RATING
3
Strength:

Quick and easy to use

Weakness:

none so far

Follow the instructions properly and they'll do the job. Nothing better than a glue on patch.

[Aug 02, 2011]
jon
Cross Country Rider

OVERALL
RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Weakness:

the skabs don't work under higher pressures

I bought these today thinking they should do the trick nicely. Wrong! within 10 minutes of patching the tire it was flat as a pancake again. The product costs the same amount as a tube, just buy the tube. I only put one flamin' chili because I have to.

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