Genuine Innovations Second Wind road pump review

Hybrid inflator

Our rating 
3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0
GBP £19.99 RRP | USD $29.67
Genuine Innovations Second Wind Road Pump

Our review

Worked well, but the valve head seal started leaking far too quickly
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Taking threaded 12g or 16g CO² cartridges, this is a simple to use hybrid unit. However, it is let down by the seal inside the valve head, which is easily damaged.


After only seven uses, the seal on our test pump was so far gone that most of the CO² was vented to the atmosphere instead of inside the inner tube. This can be improved with a spot of lubrication on the seal, but even then it still leaked slightly. 

Product Specifications


Name Second Wind Hybrid Inflator Pump
Brand Innovations

Description Strokes to 100 PSI - 155
Weight (g) 97.1
Features Uses Genuine Innovations' Twist-to-Inflate CO2 Flow Control Technology. Works ONLY with Presta Valves. Manual hand pump, 130 p.s.i. maximum. Designed for performance minded riders who prefer the ease of CO2 powered inflation and back up manual pumping.
Tire Compatibility Road
CO2 Cartridge Compatibility 12g 16g 25g Big Air 40g Cylinder Threaded Unthreaded
Safety Lock Yes
Integrated Hand Pump Yes
Includes Pressure Indicator No