Jun 30, 2002 7:36 PM
|I am new to road bikiing. Can someone please tell me why the better bikes come with presta valves rather than shrader?|
|re: Valve question||Akirasho|
Jun 30, 2002 10:03 PM
... in essence, Presta valves are better suited to cycling's high pressure/low volume tires (even an MTB is considered low volume when compared to an automotive tire).
Remain In Light.
|re: Valve question||Spoke Wrench|
Jul 1, 2002 4:44 AM
|The biggest single advantage of presta's that I can see is that it allows a smaller hole to be drilled in the rim.|| |