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Ian800
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PostSubject: Bike Dryers - top tip   Tue Sep 18, 2012 7:39 am

Since buying a cruiser I now see the point of having a biker dryer. So I had a look around for said item. I've seen them advertised in various magazines and ended up at www.bikedryers.co.uk but was shocked to see the one I wanted was £199. 'Not paying that' thinks I so undertook an extensive search of the internet and found a great tip on another forum pointing me in the direction of dog grooming equipment. A further search revealed that I could buy the same spec machine through Aquatix 2u Ltd on Amazon.co.uk for £84.99. The spec is the same (4th blower with variable flow and heated air) just not labelled as a bike dryer !
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PostSubject: Re: Bike Dryers - top tip   Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:34 am

Awesome

We seem to be using everything but bike products haaha
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PostSubject: Re: Bike Dryers - top tip   Tue Sep 18, 2012 12:55 pm

Dave uses a leaf blower. You could probably use a hairdryer with an extension plug if you want it even cheaper all its got to do is blow air. If you know anybody who talks a lot of hot air they work quite well too
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PostSubject: Re: Bike Dryers - top tip   Tue Sep 18, 2012 4:09 pm

£30 Argos, wouldn't be without it now.
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PostSubject: Re: Bike Dryers - top tip   Fri Sep 28, 2012 5:23 pm

Bought one at £199.00, and was quite happy UNTIL TODAY ! I seem to have wasted some of my 'hard earned'. Hey ho ! Still, I suppose at my age.........
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PostSubject: Re: Bike Dryers - top tip    Fri Sep 28, 2012 9:59 pm

what i use to dry my bike is an earlex vacuum cleaner that i use for dust extraction from the saws, it has a blow on it with a 3" outlet the nearest one they make now is the wd 1000
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