Interior tubes aren’t lifeless, however on the planet of high-end gravel and CX, they’re undoubtedly diminished. Tubolito is hoping to vary that with the introduction of their new X-Tubo CX/Gravel interior tube. Not solely is it a really mild tube, but it surely additionally claims to drastically enhance flat safety.
Initially created for the world of commuter and metropolis bikes, the Tubolito X-Tubo know-how was created to supply the best stage of flat safety from their thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) tubes. The fabric will supposedly combat off punctures from nails and thorns as much as 20mm. They’re so assured within the tech that they provide a one-year guarantee towards “all flats in every day use.” When you do get a puncture, you’ll must ship the tube again to Tubolito and so they’ll ship you a substitute.
The brand new X-Tubo CX/Gravel is designed to suit tires from 30-50mm in width, features a 60mm presta valve, and weighs in at 130g. As common, the Tubolito interior tube is pretty costly, with these promoting for €29.95.