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Old 01-06-06, 11:01 AM
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If you absolutely have to get a different bike or frame, look for as much tire clearance as possible.
The suggestions to look at a Trek 520 are good--they will clear at least a 700 x 38 tire. Consider tires that are fat with relatively light sidewalls, as this combination will get you the most ride comfort--Panaracer Pasela, Tioga City Slicker are two good choices.
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