Inner 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 inner tube. Not solely is it a very mild tube, nevertheless it additionally claims to drastically improve flat safety.
Originally created for the world of commuter and city bikes, the Tubolito X-Tubo know-how was created to supply the best stage of flat safety from their thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) tubes. The materials 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 warranty against “all flats in daily use.” If you do get a puncture, you’ll have to ship the tube again to Tubolito they usually’ll ship you a alternative.
The new X-Tubo CX/Gravel is designed to suit tires from 30-50mm in width, includes a 60mm presta valve, and weighs in at 130g. As typical, the Tubolito inner tube is pretty costly, with these promoting for €29.95.