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Tubless with Mavic Ksyrium Disks

Old 06-27-18, 08:48 PM
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Tubless with Mavic Ksyrium Disks

Has anyone gone tubeless with Mavic Ksyrium Disks and Conti GP 4000's? I was about to give it a go when I started reading all this stuff about only going tubeless with tubeless specific wheels and tires.
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Originally Posted by koolerb
Has anyone gone tubeless with Mavic Ksyrium Disks and Conti GP 4000's? I was about to give it a go when I started reading all this stuff about only going tubeless with tubeless specific wheels and tires.
GP 4000s are not a tubeless tire. The better question would be if anyone has used a tubeless tire other than Yksion's on a Mavic UST rim like something like Schwalbe pro ones or Giant Gavia or something else that is tubeless compatible at least. Personally I have ran only Yksion's on my Mavic UST wheels in a tubeless application. I have ran GP4000 IIs, but only with tubes on those rims.
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I would not run GP4Ks tubeless. Tubeless tires on a non-tubeless rim conversion generally works ok. Non-tubeless tires on non-tubeless rims is a big no-no IMO.
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OK. Thanks for keeping me out of the hospital.
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