Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Touring
Reload this Page >

Strong wheels for narrow clearance bike

Touring Have a dream to ride a bike across your state, across the country, or around the world? Self-contained or fully supported? Trade ideas, adventures, and more in our bicycle touring forum.

Strong wheels for narrow clearance bike

Old 01-19-23, 10:45 AM
working on my sandal tan
ThermionicScott's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: CID
Posts: 22,189

Bikes: 1991 Bianchi Eros, 1964 Armstrong, 1988 Diamondback Ascent, 1988 Bianchi Premio, 1987 Bianchi Sport SX, 1980s Raleigh mixte (hers), All-City Space Horse (hers)

Mentioned: 96 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3691 Post(s)
Liked 2,183 Times in 1,374 Posts
Butted spokes, right? Straight-gauge spokes work the rim and hub harder.
Originally Posted by chandltp View Post
There's no such thing as too far.. just lack of time
Originally Posted by noglider
People in this forum are not typical.
RUSA #7498
ThermionicScott is offline  
Old 03-06-23, 11:39 AM
Senior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 3,668

Bikes: Rivendell Quickbeam, Rivendell Rambouillet, Rivendell Atlantis, Circle A town bike, De Rosa Neo Primato, Cervelo RS, Specialized Diverge

Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 179 Post(s)
Liked 41 Times in 38 Posts
Just to close this out here are the bling new wheels, White industries hubs and MAVIC Open Pro rims, on my old Cervelo.

nun is offline  
Old 03-06-23, 08:01 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Montreal Canada
Posts: 12,678
Mentioned: 32 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2529 Post(s)
Liked 802 Times in 668 Posts
nun, I think we can file this topic in the "completed" drawer.
Btw, that's the lower right one.
djb is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2023 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.