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Considering 650B conversion of ~1985 Mark Nobilette

Old 05-04-22, 01:50 PM
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Originally Posted by ehcoplex View Post
No kidding. IIRC they were 'out of stock' when I was looking a while back (actually seemed like silver rim-brake 650b wheel sets were out of stock everywhere...) so I ended up going with V-O rims and hubs and learning how to build wheels. I'm almost tempted to get a set of these just to have on hand for conversion 'testing' on other frames, etc....
They're in Canada so shipping is $75 to the US.
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Originally Posted by bikemig View Post
They're in Canada so shipping is $75 to the US.
Ouch
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Originally Posted by bikemig View Post
They're in Canada so shipping is $75 to the US.
Hmmm, yeah that kinda changes the equation!
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Old 05-04-22, 04:33 PM
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It's only 80.00 to ship the frame and fork.
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