Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: NW,Oregon Coast
Off road .. Dirt .. for light weight racing , K Bontrager, now a brand name owned by TREK.
took the thin road rims in more spoke drillings, and took out a section
to reduce the 622 rim to 559 and put MTB tires on them ..
bike mechanics entertain a lot of theories , it is a form of keeping your mind engaged .
but at those wages you really cannot set up the engineering test facilities
that you can at a University engineering department, to run the tests and write up the Thesis.