"Bar"................. ???????

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  1. old-mo

    old-mo Funster Extra Special Life Member

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    What`s the equivelant in 90PSI = Bar.... What...

    Just in case that don't make sense...... I want to check my M.H & trailer tyres,,,,,, both are about 90 PSi... and all the garages out here are in Bar ******..
     
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    I have it on good authority that 90psi equals=6.205281552 (ish) :thumb:

    If you google convert PSI to BAR it gives the equivalents..:Cool:

    1BAR is 14.5037738007...(ish)
     
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    6.205 bar Mo.

    Regards,

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    A BAR is 14.5 PSI :thumb:
     
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    To us non French types , a BAR is somewhere you have a beer.:BigGrin:
     
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    :thumb: Thank you gentlemen.. :thumb:
     
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    Our tyres are marked 80 psi max.
     
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    Just showing off Brian because he has a bigger MH than we do. :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Once had some instrument tech's at British Steel (as was) who were setting up a new instrument. After a couple of hours I asked what was up as they were looking puzzled. After chatting for a bit I discovered they had assumed an Atmosphere was the same as a bar he he bar is 14.5 psi atmosphere is 14.7.........made all the difference. great joy as some of em were arrogant barstewards!! Little things can sometimes be pleasing eh? :thumb:
     
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    Just checked and so are mine.. :Doh:

    Trailer is 90 though...:BigGrin:


    It`s not size what counts... :Tongue1::Wink::Rofl1:
     
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    Did you say Bar or Barhhh as in sheep....I don't know the answer anyway. :thumb:
     
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    The sticker in my Fiat cab says 5.5bar...
    This I know maybe relates to when it's is used as a commercial vehicle.

    On the recent hab check the guy pointed out that the tyres were max 69psi (less than 5 bar).. I wonder how many people could easily over inflate theirs and why dont motorhome manufacturers put on new stickers with correct pressures for the modified vehicle.. :Doh:
     
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    It seems that everything around you is dominated by drink Mo. Bar, Bah, Baa. There's more to life than drink you know.

    Craig
     
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    Only if your site was at sea level. :Smile:
     
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    errr yes Redcar is at sea level!!! :Wink:
     
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    It is to us French types too! No pubs, but bars galore. Happy new year!
     
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    I'm a suvverner :Smile: I thought everywhere north of Watford gap was hilly.
     
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    Tonka, what weight is your van plated to ?
    The only tyres I know of or can find info on that are that low are 6 ply rated ( apart from one set type that is 8 ply )
    I will not have anything less than 10 ply but to be fair my van is plated at 4.1t
     
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    [ame="http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=9b7_1388141366"]LiveLeak.com - Mechanic meets tire from hell[/ame] wonder if this bloke knew what a bar was
     
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    WOW,,,,,, That guy was really lucky he wasn't killed, it just threw him around like a rag doll, also lucky the wheel/tyre didn't come straight down on him.......
    :Eek!:

    Clean pair of shorts please!

    Trikeman. :Wink:
     
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