Hybrid Bicycles - Tubes....
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First time posting here. I picked up a Trek 7.2FX about a 2 months ago. I've been riding about 50mi-70mi a week and really enjoying it. I have the stock 700 x 35 tires that came on it right now. I am looking to get the Panaracer T-Serv 700 x 28 . I was just about to order them (or something else if anyone cares to recommend something) when I got to thinking about what tubes would be appropriate. I usually ride in the middle of the rode through my neighborhood when I have to ride at night (no traffic). But I really try and ride a paved levee near my house. I ride 1.5mi to the levee on city roads (rocks and debris on side the shoulder etc.) I haven't had any punctures with the stock tires I have now. I'm really looking for less rolling resistance and to increase the distance on my rides. I'm also 140lbs if that matters. Thanks
07-09-12, 09:53 AM
I use 700 X 28-35 tubes in 28 tires.
07-09-12, 09:59 AM
Yeah and just pick up the Bontrager tubes at your LBS. Reasonably priced and work well.
07-09-12, 10:00 AM
Have you taken out and looked at you standard tubes because they might be for 35 to 40c. You should take one out and look.
I haven't looked at the tubes yet. I thought there might be a difference in the tubes since I seen several choices. I'll pick some up at the LBS. Thanks
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