KCNC Mini Pump review

KCNC mini pump

Cycling Weekly Verdict

We managed 90 strokes (40psi) before we literally had to stop to rest hands that were sore from the lack of ergonomics.

Reasons to buy
  • +

    Very compact option

Reasons to avoid
  • -

    Difficult to grip

You can trust Cycling Weekly. Our team of experts put in hard miles testing cycling tech and will always share honest, unbiased advice to help you choose. Find out more about how we test.

This dinky and stylish fellow looks more akin to a CO2 canister than a mini-pump, but it unfolds to more than three times this length for pumping duties, and that’s without adding the extra flexi-tube.

That attractive metallic sheen comes in six colours, although it does look pretty vulnerable to scratching.

The connector is switchable from Schrader to Presta by pulling out the tiny (and eminently loseable) core inside.

In use, we found the pump difficult to grip, and were reduced to gripping the flexi-tube to steady it.

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1