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Old 05-03-05, 02:41 PM   #1
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What's the largest size tire I can fit on a Mavic Open Pro Rim?

What's the largest size tire I can fit on a Mavic Open Pro Rim? Does anyone know if 37s' or 32s' will fit? Thanks.
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Old 05-03-05, 02:49 PM   #2
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Mavic web site lists up to 28mm and gives a max pressure of 117 psi with that tire.
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From the Mavic Web site.

Tire dimensions and maximum inflation pressure

TIRE SIZE MAXIMUM PRESSURE

mm bars psi

19 10.00 146.00

23 9.50 138.00

25 9.00 131.00

28 8.00 117.00
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I've been running 35mm Cyclocross tires on mine at about 80psi for several years now.
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I would think that would give the tire a weird shape, and maybe weird handling.
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Old 05-03-05, 03:54 PM   #6
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I commuted on 32's on OP's for over a year and had no problem whatsoever. Thats probably as big as I would run on them however. But, again the bike handled perfectly with no ill effects that I noticed.
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ritchey make a 700x45c cross tyre
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I've been running 32s on mine for a while now, at 90psi, no problems.
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