Old 12-26-08, 07:01 PM
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Originally Posted by crackerdog View Post
Is it possible to put 26 inch tires on the Ute?
Probably not. The rear brake is a V brake so the brake mounting bosses are going to be too high for a 26" rim by about 1.3".

Only bike I have seen with a disc front and V brake rear arrangement. Discs at both ends would allow greater versatility in wheel sizes but probably raise the price.
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