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Old 01-05-2013, 08:52 PM
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Default Re: Big v. Little Wheel Going Off Curb

Riding off a curb, the larger diameter wheel will provide a slower RATE of descent (movement). That is why motocross bikes have a 21 inch front wheel (vice 18 inch front wheel).
The advantage of smaller diameter wheels is better cornering and lateral maneuverability (like a 150cc scooter).
Both small and large diamter wheels have advantages and disadvantages.
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