Will these tyres fit?

Looking at swapping out my 700x38 tyres to 700x28. The wheels I have Are dt swiss 622x22. Would the 28c tyres fit on this rim? I’ll be running tubes also if that makes any difference. I have looked on the web but I can’t find a definite answer. It’s all confusing to me but probably quite simple to any sane person out there. Cheers


  • i.bhamra
    i.bhamra Posts: 304
    Yes it will work. 622mm is the diameter of the bead seat of the rim (which corresponds to a 700mm tyre diameter. 22mm is the inner width of the rim. Your 700x28mm will fit albeit at the narrower end of recomended tyre widths for your rim size.
  • singleton
    singleton Posts: 2,519
    As said above - yes they will fit.
    I use 700x28 tyres on DT Swiss 622x20 wheels, 2mm extra width will be fine.
  • eyes32
    eyes32 Posts: 11
    Cheers Guys. I’ll give it a go.