Thread: Tire size help
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Old 05-09-19, 12:23 PM
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Originally Posted by pressed001 View Post
......You don't necessarily need to buy what is already on there. With a little research you may be able to get something that suits you better, if it isn't already perfect.
Sometimes the factory tires are real pigs like the 35mm's that were on my Globe.
I put on 28mm tires of a different brand and the difference was profound. It made the bike fun instead of "transportation".
Brisker acceleration and much less rolling resistance.
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