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Originally Posted by Squeazel
You may be able to wedge on a 27 inch tire (630 mm), but I would be scared about the consequences of the wrong BSD...
Are you sure this has any chance of working? I have always worked under the assumption that there was NO room to fudge bead size on a tire. I am tempted to declare this advice (even in the cautious form you gave it) bogus, but I will have to admit I have never actually tested this particular permutation of it.
Failing someone saying that it does stand a chance of working, I have to disagree firmly on it.
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