wheel size translation

Discussion in 'Fixed & Singlespeed' started by Hectorious, Feb 24, 2010.

  1. Hectorious

    Hectorious New Member

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    HI, I'M Looking to buy these tires, infinity armadillos, the size they give me is 700c & 27x1-1/4, can some body help me break this down, so i could kinda figure out if they could fit my wheels, thanks alot
     
  2. hophead

    hophead New Member Tavern Member

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    Modern road bikes have 700c wheels. The old standard was 27". The tires on your bike should have the size on the sidewalls.