- Cyclocross wheels/tyres- who uses Tubs?
- The Swedish ChefMember
There are tubeless systems available, they are a halfway house between tubes and tubs.
I run tubs and love them. I ran the same tyres all season, despite them being a mud specific pattern. Next season I’ll get another set of wheels and run a dry pattern, something like a Dugast Pipistrello.
Well worth it in my opinion. Never had any issues, even glueing wasn’t half as bad as people like to make out.
Ran mine between 22 and 27 psi.Posted 5 years agoplop_pantsMember
Ridden tubs in cx races for the first time this season just gone and they have been a revelation. I followed the 3 coats of glue on the rim and 3 on the tub method of sticking them on and they have not budged at all, even running at 20 psi. I’m 68kgs. Every thing seems easier; Traction on climbs, cornering, trudging through the gloop….Posted 5 years ago
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