Re: [CR]Sprint rims

(Example: Racing:Roger de Vlaeminck)

To: gregt@cs.net
Cc: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2001 23:24:39 -0500
Subject: Re: [CR]Sprint rims
From: "Richard M Sachs" <richardsachs@juno.com>


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

On Mon, 3 Dec 2001 22:40:36 -0500 "Greg Thies" <gregt@cs.net> 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