Re: [CR]tech question re. wheels..650c vs. 700c


Date: Wed, 17 Sep 2003 11:50:26 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: Re: [CR]tech question re. wheels..650c vs. 700c
From: "Dave Abraham" <dave@hokiespokes.com>
To: <Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>



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Subject: Re: [CR]tech question re. wheels..650c vs. 700c
From: "Dave Abraham"
Date: Wed, September 17, 2003 11:48 am
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Date: Wed, 17 Sep 2003 6:40:47 -0700 From: "Jose Fonseca" <locortjody@earthlink.net> To: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org Subject: [CR]tech question re. wheels Message-ID: <4120039317134047200@earthlink.net> Content-Type: text/plain MIME-Version: 1.0 Precedence: list Reply-To: locortjody@earthlink.net Message: 16

Hello all.........I'm building a bike for a friend of mine who has a unique set of dimensions. Can anyone tell me how much I can reduce the standover height by swapping the 700c wheels for 650s?

Thanks

Jody Fonseca,

Scratchin' my head in Whiskey Hill, CA

Jose,

a 650 wheel's bead seat diameter 51mm smaller = almost 2"; there's a real good chart at:

http://www.bikecult.com/works/wheelsizes.html

HTH,

Dave Abraham New Wheel ~ Hokie Spokes Beautiful SW VA voice: (540) 552-7765 (or) 731-1211 FAX: 552-7768 (or) 731-0666 "Treating every bike like our own.."

Dave Abraham New Wheel ~ Hokie Spokes Beautiful SW VA voice: (540) 552-7765 (or) 731-1211 FAX: 552-7768 (or) 731-0666 "Treating every bike like our own.."