Schwalbe Wheelchair Rim Tape - 25" - 559
The third important factor - besides tube and tyre - for puncture protection. The rim tape effectively protects the tube against mechanical damage, for example from spoke heads and metal burrs around the spoke holes.
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On mountains and roads, these Wheelchair rim tapes offer superior protection between rim and tube. Rim tapes have been put to test and passed for durability even at road pressures. The tape is 18mm wide.
When rim tapes get old, the can deform into spoke holes and give the tube an unwanted pressure point which leads to flats. You might suspect your rim tapes need replacing ff you are getting flats repeatedly on the inside of the tube against the rim.
Remember, when stretching rim tapes, it is important to stretch the rim tapes as evenly as you can.