Re: [CR] 700c vs 27 inch


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Date: Sat, 22 Jan 2011 09:45:58 +0000
From: "M-gineering" <info@m-gineering.nl>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
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Subject: Re: [CR] 700c vs 27 inch


On 1/22/2011 8:16 AM, glenn camus wrote:
> Can somebody explain exactly what the "700" means in therms of wheel size ?
> and what about the c ?
>

Overal diamater 700mm, Tyrewidth class C ie fairly narrow

http://www.sheldonbrown.com/tire-sizing.html

-- mvg

Marten Gerritsen
Kiel Windeweer
Netherlands