What are clincher wheelsets?

clincher tire1 What are clincher wheelsets?

Clincher tire cross section

Clincher bicycle rims are the most common type of bicycle wheel set. Clincher wheels sets are easy-to-use and maintain. Clincher tires work by hooking onto the rim and maintain pressure with a separate innertube.

Clincher tires and wheels sets are used by most recreational road and mountain bike cyclists because they’re easy to install and change. They are widely available, most bike shops have several varieties of clincher tires to choose from.

Clincher tires have a bead on the edge of the tire, made of steel, Kevlar, or carbon fiber, that hook under the rim of the wheel. This bead holds the tire onto the wheel and contains the inner two inside stop dictation

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