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PostPosted: Wed Nov 13, 2013 6:52 pm 
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Powertaps manual says 0C is the lowest temperature but I'm wondering if anyone has used one in about -10C? Thinking of getting one for my winter bike.

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Lowest I've been is -5C for 1 hour. Personally I wouldn't recommend it. The sealing on the hub isn't great, people on other threads have talked about using marine grease to seal it better. YMMV.


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If it's that cold it's unlikely it's going to be wet, so sealing will be a minor problem.

I used to have a problem with windchill on a wired powertap when sub zero (so equivalent minus 20??) but my sl+ has never done it.
Whether the single battery in a g3 will cope, I've yet to find out...probably best to make sure it's replaced regularly.

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