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Old 01-19-12, 09:15 PM
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Quick question on tubes.

I'm in the process on placing a bulk order for inner tubes. Me and most my friends use 700x23c tire. I've always bought 700 18-23C tubes. I found a good deal on 700x 20-25C. But I'm unsure if there would be any issue fitting the 20-25C tubes on the 700x23c tires.
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No problem. There's essentially no difference in those tubes when inflated
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Originally Posted by StanSeven View Post
No problem. There's essentially no difference in those tubes when inflated
+1 The size differences you mention are insignificant. Tubes are quite tolerant of the size tires they are put in unless you go greatly overzize (say a 700-42 tube in a 700-23 tire) or greatly undersize (the reverse) they will work fine.
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Uhh, isn't 23 between 20 and 25?
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Originally Posted by Ex Pres View Post
Uhh, isn't 23 between 20 and 25?
Between 1 and 4 actually...

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