Cyclocross - tufo compatability
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10-12-07, 01:09 PM
anyone know if tufo clincher tubular cross tires are compatable with mavic rims? especially mavic ksyrium sls?
10-12-07, 01:24 PM
Why wouldn't they be?
10-12-07, 02:26 PM
ive heard there is a compatability problem with some rims and problems rolling tires
10-12-07, 08:48 PM
There are problems rolling tires with Tufo tubular clinchers on all rims.. you just have to watch them and be mindful of tire pressure.
10-13-07, 01:27 AM
I'm running tufo clincher/tubulars on mavic aksium rims for the second season. I've never had them roll off or flat (yet, knock on wood). Mounting them properly is crucial. I also don't run really low pressure, and use the tufo sealant. Since I'm a C class bottom feeder, I'm probably not running them as hard as elite riders that are used to real tubulars would. I suspect that a lot of the problems people had with them is from trying to treat them like traditional glue ons. I know the kind I have aren't offered anymore, but my experience with them has been good.
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