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tire/rim question(3 posts)

tire/rim questionblownpupil
Jan 11, 2003 10:38 AM
Hi guys. I ride a Lemond Poprad. Does anyone know the widest tire which can fit on a standard 700cx622 road rim? What is widest rim/tire that this bike can accommodate? Are 29 inch MTB wheels/tires compatible with this bike?
Thanks, evan
re: tire/rim question10SE
Jan 12, 2003 5:20 AM
I've got a 42 on the front (Ritchey Z.E.D.) and a 38 on the rear (Ritchey Mount Cross) with the stock wheels. I don't think you'll be able to put anything wider on the back.
re: tire/rim questionlaffeaux
Jan 12, 2003 10:07 PM
The limit on size will most likely be the frame, not the rim. Look at your current tires and see what type of clearance you have at the rear stays.