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Best 32 mm road tubulars?

Old 05-30-23, 07:23 AM
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32mm tubulars require cross tires. Dugast Pipistrello have a file tread OK for tarmac, no knobbies. 32, 33 and 34mm. Be warned, the Pipisquallo has side knobbies.

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I should point out the Challenge Strada Bianca makes a road tubular in 30, 35 and 40mm. I would not recommend them, they ride like a truck compared to the Dugast.
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Chain Reaction and Wiggle both currently have the Pipistrello for $75.

I have put a few hundred gravel miles on Challenge Strada Bianca tires at 30mm wide and on Challenge Paris (or Parigi) Roubaix tires at 26mm, but all the ones I've used suffer to some extent the tread separation for which these tires have become infamous. So far this has not resulted in tire failure but it certainly doesn't inspire confidence.

I also have used the Veloflex Vlaanderen's at 27mm, primarily on pavement and give them high marks but Veloflex has discontinued them and I have not yet tried their replacement, the Pro Tour at 28mm.

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Dugast and FMB Paris Roubaix road tubulars do come in a 30mm, if that is acceptable.
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I have a set of Vittoria Corsa Control G+ Isotech Tubular Tyres - 700c x 30 tubulars purchased in January and waiting to be glued. I believe that was the widest size in that tyre. I would've preferred 28, but this was too good a deal to pass up.

Seems to be discontinued at the retailer I purchased from-- https://www.merlincycles.com/en-us/v...0c-106033.html
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