## What size is 559 rim?

26″

26″ Wheels (ISO 559 mm)

As the standard for mountain bikes, this size is used on many high performance folding bikes, including Montague’s Paratrooper line.

**What does 559 mean on a bike tire?**

With bikes, you can find tire size 26×2,. 1 (54-559), which denotes a tire with tire / rim inner diameter of 26 inches in (559 mm) and the width of 2.1 inch (54 mm).

**What size tire fits a 26 inch rim?**

The industry responded by making “middleweight” tires, marked 26 x 1.75 to fit the same rims. Although they are still called “26 inch”, these tires are actually 25 5/8″, not 26″. This same rim size was adopted by the early pioneers of west-coast “klunkers”, and became the standard for mountain bikes.

### Are 622 and 700C the same?

Originally, 700C tyres were quite fat, to get the tyre to 700mm across, so ETRTO 622 and 700C describe the same wheel size but 622mm is the actual measurement of the rim while 700C describes the outer diameter of the tyre.

**What does ETRTO 559 mean?**

ETRTO is the European tire and rim technical organization, and is another measurement of circumference. 559 is the BSD of the tire and rim, Bead Seat Diameter. standard 26″ tires are 559mm, road tires are 622mm, etc. the first number is the width of the tire. a 23×622 is a standard road tire.

**Are 26 inch wheels the same as 700c?**

What Is The Difference Between a 26 Inch and a 700c Wheel? This brings us around back to the same answer; they are the same diameter, but a 26-inch tire will fit onto a 700c rim but not the other way around because of the difference in rim thickness.

#### Can I put 27 wheels on a 26 bike?

Condensed answer: It’s possible to install 27.5-inch wheels on a 26-inch frame if there’s enough clearance, and the bike uses disc brakes. The conversion limits the width of the tires and could also greatly impact the geometry of the bicycle to the point where the modification becomes questionable.

**What size tyre is 47 559?**

Tyre size table | ||
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47–559 | 2.05 | |

50–559 | 2.07 | |

57–559 | 2.11 | |

28–541 | 600×28A | 1.88 |

**Are 26 inch wheels the same as 650C?**

26″ is more versatile than 650C. You can get them in widths from 23mm on up. The tires aren’t interchangeable with 650C, but a bike that’s designed for 650C can usually take 26″ wheels too. You just have to be able to move the brake pads down 6mm.

## What is the circumference of a 26 inch wheel?

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Wheel Circumference Chart.

Size | ISO | Circumference (mm) |
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26×2.125 | 54-559 | 2070 |

29×2.1 | 54-622 | 2288 |

29×2.2 | 56-622 | 2298 |

29×2.3 | 60-622 | 2326 |

**Will a 26 inch tire fit on a 700c rim?**

It’s possible to find 26-inch tires that will fit on 700c rims, but a 700c tire will not fit on a 26-inch rim without stretching the sidewalls of the tire just enough to make it fit, especially if you use a tire with especially thick sidewalls.

**What is the difference between 700c and 26 inch wheels?**

A 26 inch, or a 650c wheel is about 1 inch smaller (about 2 inches smaller with road slicks) in diameter than a 700c. On smaller bikes, that 2 inches is a big help in building the perfect size without sacrificing performance.

### What size bike tire is 57 559?

26 x 2.125

ETRTO | Inch |
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26 x 1.95 | |

26 x 2.125 | |

57-559 | 26 x 2.25 |

26 x 2.125 |

**Which is bigger 700c or 26 inch?**

**Which is bigger 27 or 700c?**

The rim diameter of a 700c wheel is actually slightly smaller than that of a ’27inch’. 700c bead diameter is 622mm whereas 27″ bead diameter is 630mm.

#### Which is faster 27.5 or 26?

27.5″ versus 26″ Wheels

Larger wheels hold more speed than smaller wheels due to rotational inertia, making the 27.5″ a faster ride than a conventional 26″ wheel.

**Why is 27.5 better than 29?**

Take test rides: As you consider 27.5 and 29 in. wheels, keep in mind that the best way to learn the differences is to feel them for yourself.

27.5” vs. 29er: Which Mountain Bike is Right for Me?

27.5″ | 29ers | |
---|---|---|

Traction | Good | Better |

Attack angle | Good | Better |

Weight | Lighter | Heavier |

Maneuverability | Better | Good |

**What is the diameter of a 650C wheel?**

571 mm

Most road and racing bicycles today use 622 mm diameter (700C) rims, though 650C rims are popular with smaller riders and triathletes. The 650C size has the ISO diameter size of 571 mm. Size 650B is 584 mm and 650A is 590 mm. 650B is being promoted as a ‘best of both worlds’ size for mountain biking.

## WHAT IS 650C tire size?

650C tires are commonly available in the same widths as 700C performance road tires, i.e. from 650x18C through 650x25C. The BSD for 650C tires is 571mm. Inner tubes made for narrow 26-inch tires (e.g. 26×1) are compatible with 650C tires, but the tires themselves are NOT interchangeable.

**How do you measure rim size?**

To measure a 4-lug pattern on a set of rims, measure from the center of two holes across from each other. For a 5-lug pattern, measure from the outside of one wheel stud hole and the center of the opposite. And for 6- and 8-lug patterns, measure from the center of one hole to the center of the opposite wheel stud hole.

**What is the diameter of a 27.5 inch wheel?**

The 27.5+ wheel standard has the same 584mm diameter as a regular 27.5-inch wheel, only the rim is wider to accommodate a tire that is around three inches wide.

### Which is bigger 26 or 700c?

**How much bigger is 700c than 26?**

Some of you might think the difference in diameter between 26″ and 700c is too small to matter. Actually, even though we all know 700c rim is slightly smaller than 27″ rim, a 700c rim is a full 2-1/2 inches larger than 26″ rim.

**Which is bigger 26 inch or 700c?**

#### Will a 27 inch tire fit on a 700c rim?

27-inch and 700C tires are close enough in size that the inner tubes are compatible; i.e. you can use a 27-inch inner tube in a 700C tire, and vice-versa. However, you can NOT use a 27-inch tire on a 700C wheel, and vice-versa.