Re: [CR]27" sewups?

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Date: Fri, 16 Feb 2001 21:02:35 -0800
From: "Chuck Schmidt" <>
To: Steven m Johnson <>
Subject: Re: [CR]27" sewups?
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Steven m Johnson wrote:
> I am not sure of the question here, and looked and could not find any
> paper to back it up, but I seem to remember a sew-up tire made that would
> fit a clincher rim. I am not sure if it was for 700C or 27".

That's the sewup, TUFO UFO or something like that (they advertise in VeloSnooze. Actually a variation on the original clincher from the turn of the century (1900 not 2000) in that it has a "wing with groove" that interlocks with the hooked rim edge of today's clincher rims (or is that wired-on, Sheldon?).

Chuck Schmidt
South Pasadena, California