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Old 02-23-21, 07:39 AM
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Originally Posted by Jipe View Post
Besides the availability, there is the type of tire, Kojak is a relatively fragile slick road tire, there is no touring tire in ETRTO369.

This is a major problem for the 17" Moulton.
'Major' problem? Meh. If you want to go on a world tour on your Moulton AM, rebuild the wheels with 18" rims and use Schwalbe Marathons in ISO40-355. Or perhaps you could rebuild with ISO349 rims; some Alex Moulton owners have.

I haven't looked into this: possibilities of using other perhaps more common/more available rim/tire sizes on the Helix?
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