Mark, it's a Riv-inspired frame being built as a collaboration with a
friend of mine in Portland... it will be tall, and have an upward-sloping
TT, a diagatube, long-ish chainstays (19-inch), and built around Rohloff
IGH rear and dyno front hubs. A re-raked RBW fork, and planning to carry
majority of camping load up front in panniers and top box/sack. We're going
to do some interesting things with internal wiring for lights, and as I
said, it's being built around 700c wheels and minimum width 38m tires. Here
are some pictures of the work in progress:
Oh, we're also going to run RAID centerpulls with modern bushings and
- Andrew, Berkeley
On Friday, October 7, 2016 at 9:35:06 AM UTC-7, Mark Reimer wrote:
> I wouldn't worry about rolling the tires off the rims. My Atlantis has
> Dyad's and I've ridden up to 2.25 tires and pretty low pressure, never had
> an issue. Currently running 38mm Barlow Pass tires, desperately trying to
> wear them out so I can justify the 44mm tires :)
> I've also run similar tire setups on HPlusSon TB14 (basically a 23mm wide
> box section rim) and Archetype rims, never rolled a tire. Even on Mavic
> Open Pro rims I have had good luck running 32 Challenge Grifo tires for CX
> races, down to 28 psi, and never rolled a tire.
> What frame are you building up??
> On Thu, Oct 6, 2016 at 11:24 PM, Reed Kennedy <re...@notfine.com
>> Why not consider the A23? I consider it rather the best of all worlds.
>> Plus it's available OC (if that's your thing) and you have the option of
>> going tubeless if you ever decide to give that a try.
>> I've got Atlas on my Hunq and A23 on my MAP. My next wheelset will be
>> another with A23s in 650B.
>> I'm getting a new frame built up, it's designed for wide tires, and will
>>> never see less than 38mm Soma C-Lines, but will start off with those lovely
>>> new 44mm 700c Compass Snoquamie Pass gumwalls. The Velocity Page shows me
>>> that Dyads are 24mm external and 18.6mm internal, and have 525g mass, while
>>> Atlas are 25.4mm external and 19.8mm internal, with 620g mass.
>>> My main concern is tires rolling off the rim, but I think I'll take the
>>> 100g savings and stick with Dyads, they have been so nice on the QuickBeam,
>>> running Soma C-Lines.
>>> - Andrew, Berkeley
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