Can You Convert Non-Tubeless Tyres To Tubeless? | GCN Tech Clinic #AskGCNTech

Published on April 14th 2021


Can you convert non tubeless bike tyres to tubeless? Is it OK to hang up a bike by it's top tube? Will the UCI rule changes see more professional cyclists running narrower handlebars? All of these questions, and more, answered in this week's GCN Tech Clinic! Subscribe to GCN+ for cycling as you have never seen it before! Live racing, shows & cycling adventure films: Subscribe: The GCN Shop: #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike Do you have a burning tech question? Leave it below using the hashtag #AskGCNTech and we'll answer it in a future GCN Tech clinic! If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 00:00 Intro 00:15 Alex's backtracking... 00:45 Can you fit a 160mm disc rotor instead of a 140mm rotor? 01:28 Can you hang a bike up from it's top tube? 02:19 Can you convert Non-Tubeless tyres to Tubeless? 03:00 How much torque should you use when fitting carbon bars? 03:58 Can you change the size of a headtube to fit a larger headset? 05:20 Will UCI rule changes lead to pros using really narrow bars? 06:07 Why are the rubber spikes not removed from new tyres? Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 Why you should still carry an inner tube if you're riding tubeless: Music - licensed by PSN Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech is the only channel you need for all things bike tech – past, present and future. Simply put, we’re obsessed with tech: we seek out and showcase the best in bikes, components, tech, accessories, upgrades and more from races and events, tech shows and product launches across the globe to bring you the best in road bike technology. We’ve also got great maintenance videos to help you get the most from your bike; pro-bike tours from all the biggest races; special features and the weekly GCN Tech Show. We also take a deeper look into the future of cycling, apps, smart tech and virtual riding. Join us on the channel and the GCN App to submit your content, vote on the latest tech and keep abreast of exciting new trends. GCN Japan: GCN Italia: Suscribirse a GCN en Español: Facebook - Instagram - Twitter - Zwift: