Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Bikes: too many bikes from 1967 10s (5x2)Frejus to a Sumitomo Ti/Chorus aluminum 10s (10x2), plus one non-susp mtn bike I use as my commuter
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Originally Posted by osiris419
Anybody know where I can find one if it exists?
27" is barely even used on department store bikes anymore, so the choices are going to be limited, and I doubt you'll find anything other than 36h intended for repair on older or lower end bikes.
Why don't you consider using 700c? Unless it's a caliper brake reach issue you can make the switch, and never notice the difference. A 4mm reduction in radius opens you up to a much greater selection of rims and tires, with no negative consequences.
If it must be 27" email the folks at Velocity
. They offer 27" alloy rims and used to do special drillings on request (don't know if they still do, though)
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