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28mm Schwalbe Pro One Tubeless on my Giant TCR - nice!

Old 05-30-19, 04:10 PM
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Originally Posted by DOS View Post
Late to this I know, but fwiw, just about all sealing issues with tubeless can be easily addressed with rim tape, either replacing old tape or adding a second layer.
What if you have a massive bead leak on a rim that uses no tape (due to no spoke holes)?
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Originally Posted by Dean V View Post
Exactly, so if I can run them as soft as I want with tubes, tubeless is not gaining me anything in that department.
Sure. But that's typically too hard and is neither fast nor comfortable and not how I'd set it up. But, you're right - if you want to pump your tires up hard then you gain nothing by going tubeless.
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Originally Posted by masi61 View Post
What if you have a massive bead leak on a rim that uses no tape (due to no spoke holes)?
Faulty tire or faulty rim?
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Originally Posted by JohnJ80 View Post
Sure. But that's typically too hard and is neither fast nor comfortable and not how I'd set it up. But, you're right - if you want to pump your tires up hard then you gain nothing by going tubeless.
So 55/65psi is hard for a 28mm tyre (70kg rider)?
I wouldn't of thought so.
Under that pressure starts to not feel good for hard cornering and sprinting.
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Originally Posted by Dean V View Post
So 55/65psi is hard for a 28mm tyre (70kg rider)?
I wouldn't of thought so.
Under that pressure starts to not feel good for hard cornering and sprinting.
That’s interesting. I weigh considerably more than do you and I ride at 66/70Psi and thought that might be a bit high and was going to drop it 5% or so. I also found a noticeable difference with tubes. Rode like a truck with tubes and very supple and connected without.
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I have the Schwalbe Pro One 28's on my Giant Propel SLR one wheels. I had a hole to big for glue to seal so was going to remove the tire to replace or patch. I ended up cutting the tire off because I could not break the bead away from the rim..

Anyone know of an easier way to get that tire off the rim?

fyi. No trouble with the front wheel which is 17mm wide, rear wheel is 19mm wide

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Originally Posted by 3rdcoast View Post
I have the Schwalbe Pro One 28's on my Giant Propel SLR one wheels. I had a hole to big for glue to seal so was going to remove the tire to replace or patch. I ended up cutting the tire off because I could not break the bead away from the rim..

Anyone know of an easier way to get that tire off the rim?

fyi. No trouble with the front wheel which is 17mm wide, rear wheel is 19mm wide
Yep. I use these tires with Enve 4.5 and they will seal with no air loss without sealant. The downside is a bead that is hard to break. Lots of thumb pressure to push the bead to the center. I also use a plastic type wedge between the inside rim and bead to twist it into the center. Got to do both sides to center than plastic tire iron etc.
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