Thread: 25s vs. 23s
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Old 02-15-19, 04:58 AM
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so for the engineers and physicists out there, how does the weight difference between the same tire in a 23 vs a 25 or 28 play out?
we've gotten the aero and rolling resistance feedback but what about the rotating weight (difference)? what sense does it make to
get spendy for lighter weight rims, then slap on a heavier tire? seems like there is a perceived sweet spot (or maybe two) for the
combo of weight, resistance, aero, style of riding, comfort and durability/wear for every rider and no one size truly fits all.
i'm a grinder/masher and i find it easier to get 23's up to speed and more responsive than 25's or 28's.
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