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28 inches big is the answer. Are wheels that large really necessary, or are they perhaps a substitute for a lack of something elsewhere I wonder?
24th Feb 2009, 17:28   | tags:,,,,

huh that's nuth'n! some mountain bikes have 29" wheels!

24th Feb 2009, 18:08

pandairo says:

all bikes should have 20" wheels!

25th Feb 2009, 12:42

540air says:

Indeed they should, indeed they should. 29" wheels should be reserved for the insanely tall people that are over 7 feet tall and teh rest of us should ride the wheel of champions that is the 20" BMX wheel!! :)

25th Feb 2009, 17:44

wrong wrong wrong. you haven't listened to anything I've told you have you? 20" wheels usually have way too many spokes, making them a bugger to true, there's just no point bothering with brakes, and growed up people on bmx bikes just makes the younger generations snigger.

26th Feb 2009, 22:18

540air says:

hahahahahaha 20" wheels are far more rigid than 26/29" ones, so less likely to need trueing and if you can ride them properly, the young'uns just call you "old school" ;)

27th Feb 2009, 22:55

first time I've seen fart spelt s-c-h-o-o-l! ;-)

3rd Mar 2009, 00:00

540air says:

hahahahahahahahahaha thank you soooo much!! :P

3rd Mar 2009, 23:19

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