Deflection of Deep Section Carbon Rims - Interesting YT video

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BdaGhisallo
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by BdaGhisallo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6T4KXu8-LHc

Worth a watch if you've ever suffered with brake rubbing from wheel flex.

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by pdlpsher1

Thanks for sharing. I think another contributing factor to brake rub, one that isn't discussed much at all, is the laternal flex in the chainstays. I recall seeing a slow-motion video of chainstays flexing sideways in a sprint. Personally I don't have a brake rub issue but I understand that many people do. Perhaps someone can comment further on this.

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