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    Rapid Rob Tubeless?

    Im thinking of getting a set of 29er rapid robs for training this year since they are so cheap. But I was wondering if I will be able to air them up tubeless? I noticed they are wire bead, so that has me a little worried.
    Giant XTC Composite 29er, SID XX World Cup fork, AC Race 29 wheels
    Giant TCR advanced with Ultegra Di2

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    I had the same question

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    I 3rd this question. I imagine they'll be just fine, but anyone with first hand experience want to chime in?

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    Wire bead effect tubless?

    I love these tires and love the price too. Just hoping they are ok for tubless

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    Update, i have about 100km tubless. Working great.

    Took a while to fully seal. About 4 to 5 days. But they work great, the difference is night and day going over rocks and roots. More traction and there are a fairly strong tire. And at 30bucks im having a hard time going up to Ra Ra's.

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    I had used cheapest version of Ra Ra as tubeless something like two years without any worries. They sealed in a minute to real-UST rim.

    At least it's a worth a try.

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    I have put on a few hundred miles with the Rapid Robs and Sun Inferno 25s. The Inferno's of course aren't tubeless ready nor are they recommended for tubeless....but this combo has worked 100% flawlessly from day 1. I have had far more issues with tubeless ready Racing Ralphs on Stans Arch rims.

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    Im on inferno 25 as well. I think the steel bead is what is saving us as the ra ra will burp on the inferno. It has a crappy hook.

    My robs did not make a nice snappy seal sound either

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