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Old 06-15-11, 08:39 PM   #1
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Fenders for an older 27" wheeled road bike?

Just curious as to suggestions for some decent fenders for an older 1987 Schwinn Traveler, with 27" wheels. I live in the Pacific Northwest, so I'll have lots of days that I'll be riding in the rain, and just wanting to know what fenders work with 27" bikes? I see plenty of ads for fenders that will fit 26" and 700c tires, and I imagine that some of the more adjustable ones are fine for 27" tires.

Just wanting some suggestions and recommendations.

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Old 06-16-11, 08:08 AM   #2
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I have 45mm SKS commuter fenders on my World Tourist.
http://www.amazon.com/SKS-Commuter-B...233186&sr=1-17

http://s211.photobucket.com/albums/b...Bike%20110609/

Just about anything that will work with 700c (ISO 622) will work with 27" (ISO 630) as there is only 4mm difference in radius.
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Old 06-16-11, 06:03 PM   #3
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I'm running Planet Bike Cascadia fenders on my 73 Schwinn
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