Tag: tubeless ready

Maxxis REKON 2.6 Quick Check – Compared with Ikon 2.35

Hey guys, with more and more 2.6 tires being available in the market these days here’s a quick check of the 2.6 Maxxis Rekon 29er. Pretty standard for Maxxis the details of the tire are provided on this label. First of all this is made in Taiwan just like all their other tires. These key […]

Glitter and Tire Sealant – Does it work?

I’ve had a slow leak in the rear tire of my hardtail for months now, and I keep just pumping it up and riding it. I think we’ve all been guilty of this type of laziness, but this leak is coming from my sidewall, which means the tire really needs to be replaced. When I […]

How to Convert Your Tires to Tubeless – Tubeless Conversion

In this video, we will walk through the process of converting a wheel to a tubeless tire system. Hello, Calvin Jones here with Park Tool Company. If you’re new to tubeless systems, we highly recommend checking out this repair help article on tubeless standards and component compatibility. Converting from an inner tube system to a […]

How to Install Tubeless Tires

In this video we’ll walk through how to install tubeless tires. Hello, Calvin Jones here, Park Tool company. Tubeless tires have become quite popular, especially in mountain biking, cyclocross, and fat tire biking. They give good traction because they can be run at low air pressure without the risk of pinching and flatting an inner […]

Weighing Tubeless MTB Tires – Before and After

What we’re going to do today is only going to take a couple of minutes. What I have here is a wheel off my brand new Orange P7 RS. The vast majority of people with this bike will be running it tubeless, but of course it ships with tubes. During storage and shipping, sealant has […]