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Old 09-14-2011, 01:08 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by themattreid View Post
There's always this tubeless system. I used these in desert races. They're a total bitch to get mounted but they work on any existing tube-type rims. Not even terribly expensive:
Nope, you need very narrow rims: 1.6"/2.15" vs. 2.5"/4.25" that the BMW uses (plus the rear is only available in 18" while the BMW has a 17").

This is fine for a mostly off road bike but would of course compromise the street handling.
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