Death fork? Naaaah!!
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: The other Maine, north of RT 2
Bikes: '71 Gitane Super Corsa, '73 Atala Giro d'Italia, '73 Schwinn Super Sport, '76 Viscount Aerospace Pro, '81 Miyata 710, '81 Lotus Classique, '84 Ross Signature 290s, '85 Miele Gara, '87 Miyata 512, '89 Centurion Ironman, many more
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Not too long ago there was a 'what tire on hooked/smooth wall 27" rim' thread here; a quick search should find it.
FWIW, I mounted up a set of Contis I got in a trade on a set of smooth wall Weinmann rims and ran them up to 100psi with no problems. Been riding them for a week with to problems, albit while watching them very closely.
You know it's going to be a good day when the stem and seatpost come right out.
Last edited by top506; 07-09-07 at 10:45 AM.