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The Rim Strip from Velox is high-quality cloth rim tape with adhesive backing and a pre-cut valve hole. Use the 16mm size for 700c racing wheels and the 22mm size for wider 700c comfort wheels. There's also a 10mm option for specialty applications.

Quantity "1" of this item is for one roll which is enough for one wheel.

B-Stock - This product has one or more B-Stock units available. These units can be purchased at a discount (see option select). B-Stock units were returned from other customers and may have missing or damaged packaging materials. These units are otherwise as new. The full manufacturer warranty applies. Click Here for more information.

The product weight specified is an approximate weight based on the manufacturer's specifications (if available) or our measurement of one or two examples. For most products, the weight will typically vary by 5% to 10%.

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Velox Rim Strip is a must
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by Bob K
New England

Started to use Velox Rim Strip years ago when I was getting flats on my new road bike. Ever since then no flats. Paired up with Continental Gator Skins I have enjoyed flat free rides.

Reviewed 10/1/2020
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Quality, reliable rim tape
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by Anonymous
Competitive Racer
Irvine, CA

Easy to use, good stick

Reviewed 7/18/2019
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worka just as well as the expensive ones.
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by Anonymous
Casual Cyclist
cleveland oh
0 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

when called specialist to ask what would be the best rim strip. he told me he uses these. much cheaper than other

ones and works just as well. it does.

Reviewed 8/20/2012
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easy to install & won't shift after installed
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by abicycledoc4u
Cycling Enthusiast
Menifee, Ca

I use velox rim tape on vintage restoratwion projects. It's a little more expensive than rubber strip but I know it will last.

Reviewed 4/8/2012
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Stays put and durable!
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by abicycledoc4u
Cycling Enthusiast
Southern California

Tried this product on vintage road bikes and I really like the way it goes on.

Reviewed 3/5/2012
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Classic rim tape!
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by BicycleKitty
Cycling Enthusiast
Portland, OR

I've been a cyclist for a few decades now and have always used the Velox rim tape. I like how nicely it goes on and how the adhesive sticks for a good long time. The best feature is how pale it is, when I replace a tube it's easy to check for pinches because of the white background the Velox provides.

Happy riding!

Reviewed 10/29/2021
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Just right!
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by SVBiker
Cycling Enthusiast
So Cal

I am still learning the intricacies of taking care of rims and ensuring I have good tape, tubes, and tires for the best rides and safety. This product was the perfect length and easy for me as a wannabe garage mechanic to install. It was just what I needed and is working well. I recommend using it.

Reviewed 8/23/2021
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The only choice for tubed tire rim tape
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by squirtdad
Daily Commuter
San Jose Ca

Velox rim tape works. That simple and great. Easy to put on, Prevents all the issues that rim tape for tube tire setups is supposed to prevent. I have tried others, including other cloth brands. This is the best.

Reviewed 8/2/2021
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Excellent.
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by Dan
BYRON

Great rim strip, great price. Exactaly what I needed.

Reviewed 10/7/2021
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timeless quality
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by acmcguir
Cycling Enthusiast
Portland, OR
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

Nothing has ever replaced this basic rim tape. Plastic rim tape tends to shift exposing the edges of spoke holes causing flats. That is not to say this tape doesn't at times shift, but not like others. Had one actually shift, but easy enough to shift back unlike plastic tape.

Reviewed 8/28/2020
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Well installation and easy to install
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by Carl
Cycling Enthusiast
Philaelphia

Reasonably priced, so I bought a backup too. This is well made and was easy to install. Good value and quality.

Reviewed 3/7/2021
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Great rim tape
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by DiabloRider
Cycling Enthusiast
Diablo, CA
4 of 4 customers found this review helpful.

I really like this Velox tape, it has adhesive that keeps it in place, which I rely on.

Reviewed 6/15/2017
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bulletproof!
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by Dirty-D
Cycling Enthusiast
san antonio, tx
6 of 6 customers found this review helpful.

not the lightest, but if you are having problems with your tubes flatting from the inside of your wheels (not tire punctures but ribbing expanding into spoke holes).

This stuff will fix it!

I keep extra rolls of it in in lots of sizes because it is so handy, after a few years of riding a new wheelset, you will need this stuff.

Reviewed 1/3/2017
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Tape
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by Jayhawker
Lenexa, Ks
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.

Very easy to Use and Helps a Lot from Having Flats. Change Every Year for preventing Flats.

Reviewed 1/2/2017
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This tape worked perfectly
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by MJBurman
Casual Cyclist

I replaced my tubes & tires, so I decided to replace the rubber rim strip with a cloth rim strip. I got rid of any possibility of a leak caused by a spoke rubbing against the tube.

Reviewed 12/19/2019
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Easy to install
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by Anonymous
Cycling Enthusiast
Melbourne, FL
2 of 2 customers found this review helpful.

Does not seem to stick initially but in fact sticks quite well while enables adjustments to have it perfectly centered

Reviewed 9/2/2019
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Rim tape
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by Anonymous

Easy to install great product

Reviewed 8/13/2020
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Nice product
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by Anonymous

Good quality, and will serve my needs when need to use it.

Reviewed 8/13/2020
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top notch
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by JfromPO
Cycling Enthusiast
Oregon
0 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

lighter than rubber and (I know what your thinking) even wrenched duct tape in a high velocity place where grams matter most. Yes, Made in France.

Reviewed 3/10/2015
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best rim tape
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by chuck
Competitive Racer
ma
1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.

many rims come with a thin plastic-like tape, causing flats. I replace it always with this.

Reviewed 2/27/2015
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