Patching a bicycle tube

If a patch will not stick to the tube, apply more glue and let it dry completely — about 5 minutes. Don’t blow on the glue to try and make it dry quicker — this can leave moisture from your breath on it, which hinders the adhesion. When applying the patch avoid touching its sticky side with your fingers.


About envirolibrarian

I am a librarian at Nashville State Community College, and the faculty advisor for the student environmental group. I use my bicycle and the train to get to work everyday. I really enjoy riding.
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