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07-23-2012, 2:35 PM
Is anybody running a 19 inch rear wheel on a unit triumph? If so, what hardtail section are you using? I'm looking at a bird 2 inch stretch 1 inch drop but don't know if I can fit a 19 inch wheel in that set up. any help would be awesome.

07-23-2012, 3:51 PM
it's do-able but many times the seat bar has to be modified or moved up, here is what we did on this bike..http://i457.photobucket.com/albums/qq294/A1dunn/fendernotch.jpghttp://i457.photobucket.com/albums/qq294/A1dunn/fendermounted.jpg

07-24-2012, 2:46 PM
awesome. Thanks Torch, I knew it was going to be tight, I just didnt know how much work would be involved. Im guessing a 18 inch rear wheel should fit fine without any modifications on the same frame set up?

07-24-2012, 6:24 PM
I've got an 18 with fat Firestone 4.5 tire. No clearance problem with 4" stretch hardtail