|Okay who wrote the poll Q/A's this time? 23c!||WadeO|
Apr 17, 2002 6:34 AM
|23c is a REALLY WIDE tire! Mine are only 23mm. |
|Funny, my tires are 23c. C is not cenimeters (nm)||Dave Hickey|
Apr 17, 2002 6:42 AM
|but you're probably not riding a 700 cm wheel!||SteveO|
Apr 17, 2002 6:58 AM
|measure them, they ARE 23mm! call it "c" if you like.||WadeO|
Apr 18, 2002 7:49 AM
|the C is a nominal rim width||RideLots|
Apr 18, 2002 12:25 PM
|"700 C" is a nominal rim size designation. The "C" is used as in A,B,C,D... A 700 C rim is actually 622 mm.
Likely the tires are 23 mm wide, although that tends to be only nominal, too, rather than actual.
Sheldon Brown explains: http://sheldonbrown.com/tire_sizing.html