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Andy Kessler - 20-Dec-2019
Hope you enjoyed the video of our BOTM.

What I really like about OPEN is the fact that you get in contact with a lot of amazing people. Andrea and Jan in this video are only two of many- very many that I have met in the last 7 years. 

Most of the OPEN's out there are still based on a frame-set that then gets custom build into a very unique bike. For me it is often a source of inspiration to see what the end result is.

For the first time I will share 2 different galleries with detail shots of a size XS WI.DE.

Here comes  Andrea's "27.5" more kind of a trail bike setup and then next time a "29" gravel-allroad version based on the same frame.


Comments & Questions

Hey Open!
Should we expect to see in the future a new frameset by Open, called WI.DE.R?
A frame that can be a choice for those wo dont want to go wide 27.5, but wider 700c?
All the best!
Post #1 of 4. Posted by Mecanico do Paladar on 22-Dec-2019 11:09:53 GMT in reply to blog [0<--19954]
we do have that option already on the WI.DE.. You can use up to 46mm on a 700 C wheel set. I think that should be enough no ?
Post #2 of 4. Posted by Andy Kessler on 23-Dec-2019 05:10:09 GMT in reply to post #1 [19954<--19955]
In my choice of 700C or 29er tires i consider tires up to 29x2.1 (Thunder Burt for example) ~ 700x51mm.
Currently using Furious Fred 29x2.00 kinda ~700x47mm
Do you have some link where i can spot a WI.DE. with 700x46mm installed, please!
Post #3 of 4. Posted by Mecanico do Paladar on 24-Dec-2019 15:01:27 GMT in reply to post #2 [19955<--19960]
Hi there. if you send me a quick mail with the contact on the left of the this screen then I can send you a picture
Post #4 of 4. Posted by Andy Kessler on 06-Jan-2020 01:52:08 GMT in reply to blog [0<--19981]