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Anybody have any recommendations on a good tyre pressure gauge to get? We have a basic Halfords one at the moment so would like an upgrade if possible. Thanks!
 
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Anybody have any recommendations on a good tyre pressure gauge to get? We have a basic Halfords one at the moment so would like an upgrade if possible. Thanks!

Welcome to the forum!

I have always liked Longacre gauges. You can find their website here.

However I am sure a generic gauge from your local kart shop would be of good use. All depends on budget :) 🏁
 
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Welcome to the forum!

I have always liked Longacre gauges. You can find their website here.

However I am sure a generic gauge from your local kart shop would be of good use. All depends on budget :) 🏁

Thanks Adam, I'll take a look we are after a new gauge too 😁
 
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Welcome to the forum!

I have always liked Longacre gauges. You can find their website here.

However I am sure a generic gauge from your local kart shop would be of good use. All depends on budget :) 🏁
Wow they look quite expensive! Thanks for the mention though we will take a look. Will also see what my local shop say.
 

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We use a gauge we got from Dartford Karting, works great (y)
 
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It depends how “good” you want. To start with any gauge that gives consistent, fairly accurate results will do. But the more serious your racing gets the smaller tweaks you’ll make to pressures and the better gauges make this easier.
the Prisma Gauges are great and the memory function important if you start setting temperatures “hot”, as you’ll then have different pressures, when cold, for all four wheels. Obviously you can do that with a good analogue gauge but it’s easier to make a mistake with them.
Bottom line, it’s horses for courses, if you’re starting off, a £150 digital gauge with memory, isn’t the most important thing to spend your money on but at the more serious end of the sport it becomes a valuable tool
 
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It depends how “good” you want. To start with any gauge that gives consistent, fairly accurate results will do. But the more serious your racing gets the smaller tweaks you’ll make to pressures and the better gauges make this easier.
the Prisma Gauges are great and the memory function important if you start setting temperatures “hot”, as you’ll then have different pressures, when cold, for all four wheels. Obviously you can do that with a good analogue gauge but it’s easier to make a mistake with them.
Bottom line, it’s horses for courses, if you’re starting off, a £150 digital gauge with memory, isn’t the most important thing to spend your money on but at the more serious end of the sport it becomes a valuable tool

Very constructive and informative reply Peter, spot on! Hope you stick around the forum. Much appreciated (y) 🏁
 
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I've been using a Longacre digital and it has always been reliable.
 
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