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Halfling wrote:
Got on the bike to ride home from work yesterday and during the ride home it felt like thefront end was just a little loose. I took it easy (40 miles) and checked the pressure when I got home and the rear was down to 16lbs. I then examined the tread and found a nail right in the middle of the tread (slow leak). Took the cage to work today and will address the nail problem tonight.

The run flat on the rear did its job nicely in my opinion and there's still lots of tread so a plug will be just fine.
Interesting.
Does your ride have nail hazards?

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Few years back I stopped at a bar for lunch (they're known for good burgers) and someone with a cordless nailgun shot a nail in my rear tire. Lucky me it went flat just blocks from home. When I took the nail out I noticed it was not run over, not a mark on it. That nail was perfectly straight and the shank was pristine.
Road hazard nails will enter a tire relatively straight in, this nail was near perpendicular to the tire.
 
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