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Bontrager Charger

Bontrager Charger

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3.5 stars
 (12 Reviews)
$39.99
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Bontrager Charger

Bontrager's Charger features a durable steel barrel, an easy to read gauge, and an auto-select head that instantly fits both Presta and Schrader valves. Plus, the large, stable base assists pumping and minimizes tipping, too.

 
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    3.5 stars

    (based on 12 reviews)

    58%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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    Pros

    • Easy to Pump  (5)
    • Good Handle  (4)
    • Stable  (4)
    • Precise  (3)
    • Rugged  (2)

    Cons

    • Leaks  (5)
    • Inaccurate Dial  (3)
    • Falls over 
    • Hard to Pump 
    • Will not make seal 

    Best Uses

    • Mountain bikes  (5)
    • Road bikes  (4)
    • Not Just Bikes  (2)
    • Keep In the Garage  (2)
    • Every Day Use 

    Reviewed by 12 customers

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    4.0

    A Good Pump

    By Stevirey

    from Portland,Or.

    About Me Avid Cyclist

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Versatile
    • Easy to Use
    • Lightweight
    • It works

    Cons

    • None so far

    Best Uses

    • Road Bikes
    • Mountain Bikes

    Comments:

    I've had this pump for a few years now and still works just fine.I think my friend uses it more than I do. It just gets a lot of use.come to think of it,if it broke tomorrow,I'd buy another one.

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    5.0

    I now enjoy pumping up my tires

    By everyDave biker

    from Milwaukee, WI

    About Me Avid Cyclist

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Accurate
    • Good Pricevalue
    • Ease

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Every Day Use

      Comments:

      I had an old pump with a plastic head. I was looking for a pump with a metal one. This Charger had a metal one that can do Presta or Shrader(sp) and the price didn't break the bank. The guage is accurate and this pump is so easy to use and not hard on the arms. It even has a rotating dial with a red arrow to make it easy to reach your desired amount of air. The length of the hose is great too! I have been using this pump every day for the past 2 months as I make sure my tires are right where they're supposed to be. I do ride every day at least 10 miles each day. I have two bikes: one that needs 90psi and one that needs 100psi. This pump is easy for both. I would highly recommend this pump!

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Great for deflaing tires...

      By Minstrelboy

      from Reno, NV

      About Me Avid Cyclist

      Pros

        Cons

        • Leaks

        Best Uses

          Comments:

          Right from the store this thing leaked like a sieve full of swiss cheese. Absolute garbage.

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          5.0

          Works as it should

          By Jackson

          from Langley, BC

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Pros

          • Precise
          • Easy to Pump
          • Rugged
          • Good Handle
          • Stable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Mountain Bikes
            • Road Bikes

            Comments:

            I approve.

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            5.0

            Great pump

            By Hodge

            from Running Springs, CA

            About Me Competitive Cyclist

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Precise
            • Easy to Pump
            • Stable
            • Good Handle

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Keep In the Garage
              • Mountain Bikes
              • Not Just Bikes

              Comments:

              I've had this pump for a few months and have had no problems with it. It has worked great even though its been tossed around a little.

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              5.0

              Just what I wanted

              By Bikebreaker

              from Chesapeake, VA

              About Me Casual/ Recreational

              Pros

              • Rugged
              • Good Handle
              • Easy to Pump

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Mountain Bikes
                • Keep In the Garage
                • Not Just Bikes

                Comments:

                Just what I needed and even if it does break, it has a lifetime warranty.

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                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Works for me

                By Steve

                from Long Beach, CA

                About Me Avid Cyclist

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • I get a good seal

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • City Bikes
                  • Road Bikes

                  Comments:

                  This works for me. One of the best presta valve seals I've had. I usually ride at 140+. No complaints. I've not experienced what the other reviewers describe.

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                  5.0

                  Great pump so far

                  By Fujiboy

                  from Sacramento, CA

                  About Me Casual/ Recreational

                  Pros

                  • Stable
                  • Good Handle
                  • Precise
                  • Easy to Pump

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Road Bikes

                    Comments:

                    I use this pump for my road bike. Its easy to read and works better than the 20 dollar schwinn pump i Initially bought from target. The best feature is the auto select head it abruptly swithches to what ever valve you need to use. Shrader or Presta. All in all great pump.

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                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    not so good

                    By LV Rider

                    from Las Vegas

                    About Me Casual/ Recreational

                    Pros

                      Cons

                      • Inaccurate Dial
                      • Leaks

                      Best Uses

                        Comments:

                        I bought two and a month or so after use the stem starts to leak. Spend $70 and get a Joe Blow.

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                        (3 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        1.0

                        Giant piece of garbage - AVOID

                        By POD

                        from Frisco, TX

                        About Me Avid Cyclist

                        Verified Reviewer

                        Pros

                          Cons

                          • Gauge does not work
                          • Will not make seal
                          • Requires two people
                          • Falls over
                          • Inaccurate Dial
                          • Leaks

                          Best Uses

                          • Bikes you can't ride

                          Comments:

                          I'm going to sound like a 18 year old. Trust me, I'm 40.I purchased this pump at [...]. I took it back believing it was defective. The one I exchanged for had the same problems.It will not make a seal and the gauge is very inaccurate. Tire pumps and pressure gauges are SAFETY equipment. You simply cannot sell an unsafe product. This pump is PURE GARBAGE and it should be pulled off the shelves immediately.I am so infuriated for the 2nd time (Because I've now missed rides twice) that I considered driving through the front window of RBM with my [*]

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