Re: [CR]Sprint rims

(Example: Racing:Roger de Vlaeminck)

Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2001 23:24:39 -0500
Subject: Re: [CR]Sprint rims
From: "Richard M Sachs" <>

'sprints' are tubulars. 'wired-ons' are clinchers. e-RICHIE

On Mon, 3 Dec 2001 22:40:36 -0500 "Greg Thies" <> writes:
> Could the experts on the list who know the idiosyncrasies between US
> and European bike terminology help clarify what is meant by a
> "sprint" rim? Is it just another name for a rim that takes a
> tubular tire (tyre) or is there more to it than that?
> Thanks in advance.
> Greg Thies
> Vienna, Virginia