Matching Bike Tube Size And Tire Size Important? Commute Bike Blogger

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    Is it important to match the correct bike tube size with proper bike tire size? Yes, kinda.

    Your mileage may vary, but you can cheat a little by installing a tube one size smaller than the recommended size.

    Stretching a tube more could make it more prone to flats and if you need to use a patch kit it may not work as well either.

    Why would you do this? Maybe it is all you got.

    Maybe it is easier to install.

    Maybe it is a easier to carry with you.

    Maybe you are a weight weenie.

    Maybe it rides better??

    Could you install a bigger tube? It might be hard to fit.

    Again, why would you?

    If you can get the best matching size possible, why not?

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