Harbor frieght motorcycle tire changer

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Harbor frieght motorcycle tire changer

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My brother wanted to get set up to change tires and since I had already gone through this whole ordeal I made a vid of my entire setup.

I go through and do a tire change on my CB1100F gold boomerang without adding any scratches. The equipment works great but I am just an amateur and don't change tires all that often, so I lack the grace you would see in a professional.


Harbor Freight Items used

Motorcycle tire attachment (note, I welded a plate to the bottom and bolted it to my milling machine table, it is supposed to mount on the harbor freight tire changer for cars)

http://www.harborfreight.com/motorcycle ... 60810.html

Bead Breaker (I use this for both cars and motorcycles, handy tool)


Wheel balancer (not in vid but needed, unless you use dynabeads)

http://www.harborfreight.com/motorcycle ... 98488.html

No Mar items

Tire Lube (required, mounting is no fun without LUBE!)

http://www.nomartirechanger.com/Tire_Lu ... -paste.htm

Grip Spools (to grab the rim)

http://www.nomartirechanger.com/Standar ... andard.htm

Demount tips (pop it in the end of a piece of 3/4" pipe)

http://www.nomartirechanger.com/Demount ... p-dt3b.htm

Mount Tips (made my own mounting bar)

http://www.nomartirechanger.com/Mount_T ... p-mt2b.htm

Yellow thing (life saver)

http://www.nomartirechanger.com/YellowT ... wthing.htm

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Re: Harbor frieght motorcycle tire changer

Post by Larry Zimmer »

Thank, ya, Colonel. Good demo :text-thankyouyellow:
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