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presta valve question(3 posts)

presta valve questionsweetbuns
Aug 7, 2002 9:16 AM
My options are to get standard valve vs extra long valve. What are the (dis)advantages to standard vs extra long?

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if standard fit get standardpukka
Aug 7, 2002 9:19 AM
certain rims need longer,thats the only reason
re: presta valve questionrdksn
Aug 8, 2002 5:56 AM
The rims on your bike will dictate which length of valve that you need. Some areo rims are so tall that the standard valve length is not long enough. So if you don't need the extra length I can't think of any advantage of having the extra length sticking out.