Re: [CR]Weinmann Concave Hazards ?????


From: "Thomas R. Adams, Jr." <kctommy@msn.com>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]Weinmann Concave Hazards ?????
Date: Sat, 15 May 2004 03:20:40 +0000


The only caveat I ever got was to keep pressure down to around 90 psi on the non-hooked rims. Only the hooked rims were safe with pressures over 100psi. Can anyone confirm or refute the pressure limitation?

Tom Adams, Shrewsbury NJ


>From: Bikerdaver@aol.com
>To: teaat4p@yahoo.com, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
>Subject: Re: [CR]Weinmann Concave Hazards ?????
>Date: Fri, 14 May 2004 22:21:53 EDT
>
>In a message dated 5/14/2004 6:33:47 PM Pacific Standard Time,
>teaat4p@yahoo.com writes:
>I have a pair of 27 ins. Weinmann concave clincher rims. I noticed the rims
>have no hook for the tyre bead and don't recall ever owning a hookless clincher
>rim.
>What do I need to know for safe tyre mounting and use?
>---------------------------------------------------
>Richard-
>I have never heard anything bad, funky, unsafe, etc., etc., etc., about these
>rims. If fact, ARAYA copied this same design and produced about a bajillion
>of them too. Just get out and ride the darn things-
>cheers-
>Dave Anderson
>Cut Bank MT