Originally Posted by OTHB
Also, the tires are 42 mm 700c, can I get away with using 28mm - 42mm tubes? LBS doesn't have anything bigger.
Thank you very much for any thoughts or tips you may have.
The essential problem with running undersized tubes is
that they will become brittle faster. Take two identical
rubber bands. Place one of them on a book or something
else to stretch it out to close to the limits of its elastic
capacity. Leave the two of them on a corner of your
bookshelf or somewhere out of the way for a couple
The one around the book is your inner tube in the over
sized tire. You're good for quite a while, but were I you,
I'd be searching the internet for some tubes of the