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Old 01-11-11, 12:14 PM   #1
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Can't find "buble gum pink' 700c rims in 36 HOLE! Need brake surface.

I can find all kinds of buys in 32 hole, but this is to go on an internally geared 36 hole hub.

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Old 01-11-11, 12:45 PM   #2
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Email velocity (at) velocityusa.com. Maybe they have something for you. They can occasionally accommodate custom drillings as well.
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+1 Velocity... they have colours and drilling options covered more comprehensively than anyone else I know of.

I've even seen penny-farthings wearing AeroHeads.
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Yep I called them. They gave me a part number and said they had one in stock even though nowhere online did I find this exact rim. I had my LBS order it for me as Velocity is strictly wholesale.

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You can also have a local powder-coater do it for about 50-70 bucks a set. There are probably a dozen powder coaters here in the South Bay of SF Bay Area doing small jobs constantly - especially for the single speed crowd.

Grab a set or rims in silver or anodized and hand 'em over to someone willing ot do it.


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