Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About Impressum
It is currently Sat Feb 25, 2017 3:43 am

All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 3:52 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sat Sep 09, 2006 8:34 pm
Posts: 205
Hi
I've cracked my front da c50 rim on the braking surface so new rim, I've found a replacement rim its not dura ace but it's a 50mm 16 hole rim with similar aesthetics will or should I be able to rebuild the wheel using existing hub and spokes?

All measurements seem to say so, pretty much identical rim, just slightly different rim width the original Dura Ace rim measures 20.8 and the rim I've sourced is 20.5, will this make a difference?

Just want to be 100% before I do anything

Cheers


Top
   
Posted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 3:52 pm 


Top
   
 
PostPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 5:51 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Sep 19, 2011 5:36 pm
Posts: 53
Location: Boston MA USA
Width of the rim doesn't matter when it comes to building it up: the diameter does.

Check out the Wheelbuilding thread...


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Front wheel for TT bike

in Road

thencameyou

4

392

Sun Oct 02, 2016 3:47 am

Nefarious86 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Is 11 speed Dura Ace chain compatible with Dura Ace 7900 gruppo?

in Road

wootenlakeguy

8

1500

Thu Oct 13, 2016 7:07 pm

pdlpsher1 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Attachment(s) Out Front Mounts?

in Road

aham23

14

2295

Fri Apr 01, 2016 1:09 pm

GeniuSH View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Front derailleur

in Road

banik69

9

985

Mon May 30, 2016 12:53 am

2old4this View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Attachment(s) New dura-ace R9100

[ Go to page: 199 100 101 102 103 ]

in Road

Ritxis

1544

223069

Fri Feb 24, 2017 9:12 pm

idinfo68 View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Baidu [Spider], Bing [Bot], CamW, F45, Google Adsense [Bot], PedroS and 31 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited