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Old 10-28-20, 10:53 AM
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Originally Posted by Pianoboy57 View Post
I have approx. a half inch or so with the 35s installed. It looks out of proportion to me. There was enough clearance for the brakes. The narrowest place was where a rear fender would attach. It was barely wide enough there but not tall enough there. That may be what happened. The rim is narrow like 20mm and the 35s looked really big after they were installed. I didn't even think about that variable when I bought them. The original 28s looked quite narrow it looks to me like a 32 road tire wouldn't be a problem so if I want a cross tire it shouldn't be over a 28 which would still be adequate for my conditions.
What conditions are you riding in where you need such a puncture resistant tire? That's a crazy heavy tire, I bet it rides like garbage.
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