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Tyre Inflation.

Dandelionclock30Dandelionclock30 Posts: 306
edited August 2013 in Road beginners
Hi, I've got a Surly Crosscheck and the tyres on it are currently a Touring/road type tyre. Could some tell me what they should be inflated to in terms of PSI please? I've currently got them at about 60 is that about right?

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  • andrewjosephandrewjoseph Posts: 2,165
    Depends on your weight. Tyres should have a tiny bulge when you are sitting on it.
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    Burls Ti Tourer for Tarmac, Saracen aluminium full suss for trails
  • Zendog1Zendog1 Posts: 816
    Check on the tyre wall - it will show minimum / maximum pressures.

    In between those its your choice. Harder for speed, softer for a*se comfort.
  • 1986sv1986sv Posts: 83
    I use the iTire app from Vittoria, takes your weight, TPI, size, etc. into account and recommends pressures using the 15% method
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