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Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Edwardsville, Illinois
Bikes: Colnago Nuova Mexico, Eddy Merckx Corsa Extra, Pinarello Gavia, Schwinn Paramount, Motobecane Grand Record, Peugeot PX10, Serotta Nova X, Simoncini Cyclocross Special, Origin8 monstercross, Pedal Force CG2 and CX2
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Originally Posted by curdog
How do you tell what tire sizes will be compatible with a particular wheel? For example, what width tires can you use on 24mm rim for example?
Keep in mind the Sheldon Brown chart uses inside-width of the rim. Most rim widths stated are outside width.
You could use any tire 700x28 or larger. I have a 24mm wide (outside width) Velocity Dyad rim. I've used everything from a 700x32 to a 700x47.
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