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Topeak Joe Blow Ace
REVIEW BY:Tim Pawson
REVIEW DATE: 27 Jan, 2009
RRP: $199
Special Price: $149
Retailer(s): Topeak stockists nationwide
The floor / Track pump is one of those products that makes life a lot easier when there is one on hand, likewise can things become even easier when there is an Ace on hand from Topeak. 

Late October we managed to get an Ace in the office to inflate the rubber and at first glance it was impressive piece of kit.

2 barrells instead of one, A 3 stage inflation dial, Carbon fibre gauge, and a machined SmartHead.

After taking this bad boy home, dialing in the perfect pressure is a cinch, lock it on to the valve stem then select stage 1, this will take you up to 60psi in literally a few strokes, then switch to stage 2 which a few strokes more will effortlessly get you to 120psi.  If you have more faith in your tyres than the manufacturer does then dial her into stage 3 to take you all the way to 260 psi! 

This would have to be one of the favourite test products to come my way and really is the product for the cyclist that has everything.  It still looks as good as new and if your'e short of air and time at the next event come over for a few PSI.

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