Re: [CR] Most classic looking modern clincher rim?

(Example: Production Builders:LeJeune)

From: "W PAUL PATZKOWSKY" <oldtrikerider@q.com>
To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Date: Tue, 7 Apr 2009 03:10:53 +0000
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Subject: Re: [CR] Most classic looking modern clincher rim?


The Sun CR16 and Sun CR18 rims are also available in a 40 hole configura tion.

Paul Patzkowsky

Longmont, Colorado
  
> From: gthies1@cox.net
> To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
> Date: Mon, 6 Apr 2009 23:03:03 -0400
> Subject: Re: [CR] Most classic looking modern clincher rim?
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> I opted for Sun CR18s laced to high flange Campy hubs on my '72 all chrom e
> Paramount and retired the original Weinmann concaves. The Suns are much
> better built and they certainly have the appearance of period correct wit h
> the decal removed, especially the non-anodized style. They also allow t he
> use of foldable clincher tires whereas the Weinmanns require a wire beade d
> tire. I do not believe there is a better choice in a classic looking mode rn
> rim.
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> Greg Thies
> Vienna, VA
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> Date: Mon, 6 Apr 2009 19:09:39 -0400
> From: Bianca Pratorius <biankita@comcast.net>
> Subject: [CR] Most classic looking modern clincher rim?
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> If one is looking for a stand in for a classic looking 32 36 hole
> silver clincher rim - which one would you choose? Assuming you remove
> the label - which one wouldn't look out of place? Sun CR18? others?
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> Garth Libre in Miami Florida USA
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