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    How to fit fat surly tires on your bike rack.

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    I made these attachments for my buddy's bike rack to fit his surly
    Ride a Santa Cruz heckler
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    That is a very nice and clean solution. I have a hitch mount Thule and my trials bike gave me fits trying to get it to stay on properly. I had one of the guys at our shop weld me up an adapter. I sold the bike this spring and gave the piece to the guy that bought it. I like it when people come up with nice elegant solutions to stuff. This is what I was dealing with:
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crash&bern View Post
    I made these attachments for my buddy's bike rack to fit his surly
    This looks great. What are the attachments made of? Cut PVC pipe? Also, did you attach the attachments to the tray or does the clamped tire keep it in place?

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    Yep , that's cut up " poop pipe "
    Used my Cnc machine ( though u can hand cut it as well )
    A couple of small bolts right to the rack.
    Will post a pik with bike on it soon
    ( going riding today )

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    Quote Originally Posted by secret agent View Post
    That is a very nice and clean solution. I have a hitch mount Thule and my trials bike gave me fits trying to get it to stay on properly. I had one of the guys at our shop weld me up an adapter. I sold the bike this spring and gave the piece to the guy that bought it. I like it when people come up with nice elegant solutions to stuff. This is what I was dealing with:
    That's one sweet bike !
    Would love to ride it !

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    How to fit fat surly tires on your bike rack.-imageuploadedbytapatalk1356380022.546730.jpg
    Wheel supports fit nicely
    Ride a Santa Cruz heckler
    And many part bikes : )
    " Team Van Go"

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