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Old 01-31-12, 01:05 PM
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Tubus Disco Rack

Does anyone have one? If so, is it possible to measure from the skewer hole to the top of the rack?
I have disc brakes and no mounts, so the design is perfect, but I have a 29er mountain bike with 2.3" tires and fenders, so I'm not sure if it will clear.
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You are in Boston, I believe that Harris Cyclery carries Tubus racks (I bought mine there), ride on over, if it fits, buy it, if not, then don't.
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You are in Boston, I believe that Harris Cyclery carries Tubus racks (I bought mine there), ride on over, if it fits, buy it, if not, then don't.
Yes, just had some work done there! They don't have it in stock...
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You ask about them ordering one , for you to pick up in a week?
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Originally Posted by Nel View Post
Does anyone have one? If so, is it possible to measure from the skewer hole to the top of the rack?
I have disc brakes and no mounts, so the design is perfect, but I have a 29er mountain bike with 2.3" tires and fenders, so I'm not sure if it will clear.
Be aware that the Tubus Disco comes in both a 26" and a 28" version.
The distance from the center of the skewer hole to the top of the rack of the 28" version of the Disco rack is 405 mm.
Tubus has nice dimension drawings of all their racks:
http://www.tubus.com/documents/1323681373_Disco_BM.pdf

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Originally Posted by interested View Post
Be aware that the Tubus Disco comes in both a 26" and a 28" version.
The distance from the center of the skewer hole to the top of the rack of the 28" version of the Disco rack is 405 mm.
Tubus has nice dimension drawings of all their racks:
http://www.tubus.com/documents/1323681373_Disco_BM.pdf

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That's exactly what I needed. Thank you!
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