Help with inner tubes...

Discussion in 'Bikes and Buying Advice - What Bike?' started by Katerina, 12 Aug 2012.

  1. Katerina

    Katerina New Member

    Hi, I am a bit new to cycling but I figured as my rides are taking me further from home it would be good to have an inner tube or 2 with me. My tyres have 700 x 25c printed on them, however the shop assistant has sold me Bontranger inner tubes that say 700 x 18 -23c on them. Was this a mistake on his part or will they stretch to fit?
     
  2. musa

    musa Über Member

    Location:
    Surrey
    A minor issue return them for 700 x 18-25c or 23-28c if you want
     
  3. 18-23 will be fine
     
  4. MrJamie

    MrJamie Oaf on a Bike

    Also, It's worth practicing at least once at home too, taking the tube out completely and putting it back in so that if you get caught somewhere cold/wet youll a) know what youre doing and b) have the tools to do the repair.
     
  5. Spartak

    Spartak Powered by M&M's

    Location:
    Bristolian
    Use Talc !
     
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