Re: [CR]DUNLOP Special's & Endric Rims and DUNLOP TIRES

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Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2004 17:21:37 -0800 (PST)
From: "sam lingo" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]DUNLOP Special's & Endric Rims and DUNLOP TIRES
To: "Wayne Jolly @ Canadian IT" <>,
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>From what I understand the Canadian Special rim would be a 700 rim size not the british 26"x 1&3/8".Did they also come spoked 36 hole?You might try Tom Majure his email is Tom has some great CCMs also.Now if I could just find some Dunlop tyres! sam lingo,pleasanton tx

"Wayne Jolly @ Canadian IT" <> wrote: List

I am looking for advice on Dunlop Rims, my 1939 CCM Road Racer came equipped with a clincher Dunlop Rim labeled "Canadian Special" and I now need one rim to complete the bike. I would consider other recommendations if I am unable to find a source.

Is it true that Dunlop sold these stamped and unstamped? How long were they sold (how many decades?) and when did they stop being a good choice for top of the line bikes?

Additionally, I am considering the 26" Dunlop Endrick for my Claud Butler SWB Tandem. Are they any concerns I should have using this rim for tandem use ? What was original ? Should I consider another option that provides that vintage look ?

Appreciate any advice, I understand Dunlop made some excellent products and I would like to learn more.

Wayne (Tirelessly looking for Dunlops) Jolly, Toronto, Canada Everyone deserves a first world education, an education....beyond boundaries.