A few rides ago, I started getting a weird sound coming from my rear Delgado rim. It sounds like the tire bead is unseating/reseating, resulting in the loud tick every wheel rotation. I thought maybe the tire bead was bad, so I swapped tires and the noise is still there.
Upon closer inspection, this noise happens right at the joint where the rim comes together. The junction happens to have a sticker right at that point, and there is now a crease in the sticker. The rim no longer seems to be very smooth at that joint. It'll definitely catch a fingernail.
On the inside of the rim, it looks like there is some wear at the joint, a result of the tire rubbing away at the uneveness.
My guess is that there is not a fix available and the rim needs to be replaced. Anyone else ever have this happen to them?
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