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 Post subject: IS THERE A DIFFERENCE ?
PostPosted: Tue Feb 15, 2011 5:36 pm 
Devout Dirtbag

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Tell me do, is there a difference detween a 650 wheel and a 26" wheel or are they one and the same ???


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PostPosted: Tue Feb 15, 2011 8:14 pm 
Retro Guru

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There are three 650 sizes. a, b and c. None are the same as 26", assuming you mean mountain bike 26" . Have a look on Sheldon Brown
http://www.sheldonbrown.com/tire-sizing.html

Practically I have run 26" mtb rims with a 1" slick in a bike designed for 650c


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