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Hey Glowboy (or others)... 700 X 45 tire question(4 posts)

Hey Glowboy (or others)... 700 X 45 tire questionralbert
Sep 20, 2002 5:23 AM
So i tried a 45mm wide tire in an IF fork and it fit. my question is can you fit a 700 X 45 tire on a "standard" road rim (like an open pro), or at that width do you need a touring/29er rim?

thanks!
Mutanoraptor 700x44 on a MA-3 works fine (nm)pauly
Sep 20, 2002 6:28 AM
nm
I'm using my Volpe's Mavic T221 touring rim (22mm)GlowBoy
Sep 20, 2002 11:04 AM
Seems to work fine with everything from 23c slicks to the 45c Smoke.

- Dan
Oops correction: T224 nmGlowBoy
Sep 20, 2002 11:05 AM