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Old 04-29-05, 06:17 PM
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Mailing tires

I'm going to mail some Schwalbe Marathons (wire bead) and I'm wondering how to fold them to fit in a box. Is there a right or wrong way? I can't remember how they were folded when I got them!
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Old 04-29-05, 09:01 PM
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Originally Posted by jnbacon
I'm going to mail some Schwalbe Marathons (wire bead) and I'm wondering how to fold them to fit in a box. Is there a right or wrong way? I can't remember how they were folded when I got them!
You don't fold, you coil.
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Originally Posted by sydney
You don't fold, you coil.
Approximately what diameter coil? I need to ship some too.
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Originally Posted by FarHorizon
Approximately what diameter coil? I need to ship some too.
I'm just the idea guy.You handle the details.
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Try to twist the tire into a figure 8 that is folded over itself.
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Originally Posted by Retro Grouch
Try to twist the tire into a figure 8 that is folded over itself.
You ruined it.
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