How hot is it out there? It's soooo hot that after my ride, I set my bike on the driveway, went inside to go eat and 30 minutes later, I hear a big POP! It sounded like a very big lightbulb exploding... The Mutanoraptor blew off the rim spilling Stans all over... My theory is that the heat of the sun on the rim melted the latex bead seal and at the same time, expanded the air within the tire causing the explosion. Chalk this one up to the "disadvantages of using non-UST tires on UST rims with Stans". Not that I'll stop using Stans (I hate goathead flats more). Oh well, it's time to experiment with a new tire anyway... Hmmm, ok, which new rubber should be the next victim?
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