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Old 10-01-2012, 02:51 PM   #1
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Wheel mounting help

Raising that heavy wheel the last few inches to mate with the axle can be hard if you don't have help. I had that problem recently and this is how I solved it.



Depending on how I folded the cuff, I could get as much as 2" of elevation by pumping the bulb.
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Old 10-01-2012, 03:30 PM   #2
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BRILLIANT!



Somehow, though, I doubt that my RN wife would approve of me using her BP cuff for this purpose...
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Old 10-01-2012, 03:50 PM   #3
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BRILLIANT!



Somehow, though, I doubt that my RN wife would approve of me using her BP cuff for this purpose...
I switched to an electric cuff a long time ago because it's so much more comfortable for elderly patients. This thing was gathering dust.
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Old 10-01-2012, 04:17 PM   #4
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I've been mounting tires for years and have several tricks but was wondering if there was something different. Got a couple cuffs lying around, will give it a try next time. Thanks for posting.
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Old 10-01-2012, 04:18 PM   #5
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BRILLIANT!



Somehow, though, I doubt that my RN wife would approve of me using her BP cuff for this purpose...
Wrap it in a zip lok baggy, she'll neva know
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Old 10-01-2012, 04:26 PM   #6
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