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Which Slime Sealant Do I Need?

January 24th, 2018

When it comes time to install Slime, how do you know which sealant to use? In this blog, we break it down into three easy categories to ensure you purchase the correct bottle each time.

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The Pros and Cons of Tubeless Tires

January 4th, 2018

Are tubeless tires better or worse than the more traditional tire models? Read below to learn about the benefits and drawbacks of going tubeless.

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What are Tubeless Bicycle Tires and Should You Switch?

December 19th, 2017

The topic of tubeless tires (whether to switch, and if it’s worth the time and the money to go tubeless) has been a big point of debate in the cycling community for the past few years. Which one is right for you?

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Are You Prepared for Winter Driving?

December 8th, 2017

Check out this infographic to help you prepare your vehicle and build your emergency car kit. Safe travels!

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8 Awesome Gifts for Bicyclists

December 6th, 2017

Do you have someone on your gift list who loves to bike? Don’t fret, we have the perfect gift ideas to please every bicyclist, including the commuter, road warrior, mountain trail enthusiast, family of bicyclists, and every rider in between. Below is a list of our favorite (and most popular) bike gifts.

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The 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

November 28th, 2017

​Slime and Genuine Innovations is celebrating the holidays with a special 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway! Enter to win one of 12 holiday gift packs from Slime and Genuine Innovations for 12 consecutive days in December.

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How to Pick the Right Bicycle Tube Size

November 7th, 2017

When it comes time to purchase a new tube, how do you know which one to select? Between the dozens of size options and the various valve stem types (Presta, what is that?), selecting the correct tube for your bike can be challenging. That’s why we have put together this quick guide to help you select the perfect tire tube for your bicycle.

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A "Concrete" Testimonial of How Slime Stops Slow Leaks

August 31st, 2017

Read the story of how one concrete batch plant owner uses Slime every day to keep his business running.

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Infographic: The Cost of a Flat Tire on the Farm

August 9th, 2017

A flat tire on the farm is more than an inconvenience - the cost of being down for a few hours can be significant during peak seasons of the year. Check out this infographic to learn more about the costs of a flat tire on the farm and what you can do to prevent flats and stop slow leaks.

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The New, Easier Way to Fix a Flat Tire

July 28th, 2017

Tire repair just got easier. No more jack or tools, Slime's new Flat Tire Repair Kit repairs and inflates your tire in under 10 minutes to get you back on the road quickly and safely.

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The Worst Flat Tire Stories – Episode 1

July 18th, 2017

​Unfortunately, flats happen to everyone. We recently asked our amazing Slime customers to submit their worst flat tire repair stories. Here are some of our favorite submissions!

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How to Pick the Right Tire Gauge

July 12th, 2017

It seems like there are a thousand different tire gauges on local store shelves. How do you select the one that is right for you? Read this blog post to understand the three basic gauge types and other common gauge considerations.

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The Ultimate Slime Test at the SCORE Baja 500

June 9th, 2017

The SCORE Baja 500, an epic race held in Ensenada, Mexico, is the ultimate test of our Slime sealant products.

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7 Tips to Help You Correctly Check Your Tire Pressure

May 31st, 2017

In celebration of National Tire Safety Week, here are our top tips to help you correctly check and maintain your tire pressure.

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Don’t Let a Flat Ruin Your Fun this Memorial Day

May 26th, 2017

From bicycles to wheelbarrows, Slime can help you be worry free this weekend.

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New Year's Revolutions

January 16th, 2017

If you're anything like me, and my van, you're feeling a little buried after the holidays.

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Baja 1000

November 18th, 2016

Two hours before the start of the Baja 1000!

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A little bit about Billy Joel Brenden, our Seasoned West Coast Rep.

August 24th, 2016

My life has always revolved two wheels.

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A little bit about Cameron Phillips, our new East Coast Rep.

August 16th, 2016

My life has always revolved two wheels.

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Adopting a beach in California

June 10th, 2016

When ITW Global Tire Repair set out to improve the surrounding environment, the team didn’t have to look much farther than its own backyard. With the Pacific Ocean just a few miles away from the San Luis Obispo, California, facility, it made sense to adopt a beach.

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National BIKE TO WORK Day • Friday, May 20

May 19th, 2016

Get ready to Bike to Work tomorrow! Slime is ready!

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A Successful Bike to School Day!

May 4th, 2016

Take a look at some fun "Bike to School Day" photos!

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Flat Tire Tale #1

April 13th, 2016

​My Unluckiest / Luckiest day ever! After returning from Spring break, at UCSB I moved my car from the parking garage only to find out it had two flat tires!

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Welcome to the all-new Slime.com

March 2nd, 2016

We are very excited to launch our new Slime website! We hope you have had a chance to browse through the site, read the blog entries and review some of our products!

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