View Full Version : 700x28 tubes in 700x23 tires?

08-03-2006, 10:38 AM
Lost my mind and ordered six 700x28 tubes for my 700x23 road tires. Will this work or will I be trying to jam too much tube in? (does it mean 5mm in diameter?)
Big thanks, Lette

08-03-2006, 10:58 AM
Very quick response from Performancebike to exchange them, they would not work well in my 700x23.
Thanks girls,

08-03-2006, 11:54 AM
A given tube usually fits a range of widths, and those widths should be printed on the box. A tube meant for 23 would probably fit 28, but one means for 28 and up may not fit 23.

08-03-2006, 02:26 PM
Yea, I'd exchange 'em. BE like trying to put ten pounds of ... anything... ina five-poundbag :-)