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What rims?(4 posts)

What rims?dvancleve
Jul 31, 2003 10:16 PM
I am looking for a rim recommendation for my Bontrager CX. It can only clear about a 35mm actual width tire in back, but I am thinking something wider that typical road rims might still be a good idea. The two that popped into my mind are Velocity Dyads and Sun CR-18. What else is there that isn't too expensive? Should I just go with road rims?

Thanks, Doug
re: What rims?atpjunkie
Aug 1, 2003 2:51 PM
Salsa DelGados (a cx rim) otherwise I'm happy with Velocity Fusions.
re: What rims?MShaw
Aug 4, 2003 9:29 AM
I'm running the Velocity Escape (tubulars), but have had very good luck on the road with the Aeroheads.

I tried my GL330 road wheels on a few 'cross races, but they weren't quite up to the task...

Mike
re: WTB SpeedMaster....AJS
Aug 12, 2003 1:53 AM
...they used to make it in 700c size, and I think they still do. It was a bit wider than most road rims - something like 21 or 23mm.