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    Anyone know if I can convert a Moots YBB air to 650b?

    I just started reading on this wheel size and now I want to try it. Problem is no one around here has a wheel to try in it?
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    Where is "here"? (you need about 356mm of space from rear axle center to bridge of chainstays) 2.3 tire size.
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    Sorry, here is this forum! Ok thanks on the measurement. I have a manitou skareb 100mm on it. I
    I wonder if anyone has tried this fork with 650's?

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    I also have a 2003 santa cruz heckler I would consider converting. Thoughts?

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    Quote Originally Posted by timn View Post
    Sorry, here is this forum! Ok thanks on the measurement. I have a manitou skareb 100mm on it. I
    I wonder if anyone has tried this fork with 650's?
    The Skareb is very similar to the R7 that replaced it. The R7 "fits" 650b, but will slightly rub the arch while riding and buzz the crown on large hits. So I would not call it a good 650b fork, and I would not expect the Skareb to be either.
    2012 On One Whippet 650b
    2012 Santa Cruz TRc 650b
    2014 On One Dirty Disco
    2010 Soma Groove
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