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Old 07-10-2011, 01:10 PM
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Default Re: motorized road bike build

road bikes are built to be light and skinny rims are not usually strong enough to handle the torque the motor puts on the spokes. That being said I've seen a dude put 12g spokes on his road bike rims. good luck
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