View Single Post
sand_man sand_man is offline
resident samsquamch
sand_man's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Cooterville, Cackalacky
Posts: 6,815
Originally Posted by RarlyL8 View Post
The smallest tire width on an 11" rim with no pucker, in theory, would be 305mm (if taking for granted that an 11" rim is actually 12" wide).
In reality you have to check tire manufacturers to get the actual section width. For example, a 295 BFG is wider than a 315 Pirelli. The 315 Pirelli will fit flush on a 10.5" rim!!
Many thanks, Brian!!! I know you have a wealth of knowledge in this area!!!
back in the saddle: '95 993 - just another black C2
*SOLD*: '87 930 GP White - heroin would have been a cheaper addiction...
"Ladies and Gentlemen, from Boston Massachusetts, we are Morphine, at your service..." - Mark Sandman (RIP)
Old 09-19-2008, 05:44 AM
  Pelican Parts Catalog | Tech Articles | Promos & Specials    Reply With Quote #36 (permalink)