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    Arrow racing frx ?

    I want to buy a set of arrow racing frx rims, the only problem is that they are 28 mm wide, am i going to have a problem running these rims with my 2.8 michelin front tire and 2.5 minion rear tire. Also are these good rims.

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    The Maxxis will work easy, the Michie though will be very rounded. I run 2.7 Timberwolf's and like a slightly rounder profile and they work great for me. Fantastic rims btw!
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    Super strong rims.

    I should add that I'm running a fat 2.35 DMR Moto digger and they're working well. Never tried them with anything bigger.
    Last edited by Err; 06-26-2007 at 06:49 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jamesdc
    28 mm wide / 2.8 michelin front tire
    I have the 2.8 Comp 32 on a 28mm wide DT swiss 5.1 rim (front) and it works well for my AM application. Of course YMMV if your doing huge drops or gaps.
    Last edited by Steve71; 06-26-2007 at 12:18 PM.
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    I have a 2.7 Maxxis on my frx rear rim right now, its been working, but I will use Maxxis 2.5s in the future. The 2.7 is just a bit too big so I don't think a Mich 2.8 will work very well. I will stick to 2.5 or smaller which is ok with me.

    I have a couple days on it at Keystone, so far so good...

    You could get something a bit wider for the front rim if you're set on keeping the 2.8.

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