Originally Posted by dox
The irons are the bigger issue. The bead breaker isn't necessary if you've got a couple of 2x4 remnants laying around and an SUV frame for leverage, but it's cheap and handy. I think it's around 20 bucks on sale, worth every penny with a 20% off coupon.
How's it goin', whiteman?
You can also use a spoon to break the bead. Remind me sometime and I'll show you how.