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Strong Trekking Wheel : Andra 30 La Fourmi

Oliver’s rim failed in Africa, so he has ordered me a strong wheel.
Andra’s Rim are renowned for longs travels and world tours, they are made to build bombproof wheels in association with a strong hub and quality spokes.
I’ve built Oliver’s new 26″ rear trekking wheel with an XT 756 rear hub, the last strong hub built by shimano, that is fortunately still produced these days.
After building, the wheel was stress-relieved up it was stabilized and ready for the road.
I’ve built my personnal Trekking Bike rear Wheel with an Andra 30, 28 inches Rim.

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From Europe to japan with La Fourmy Recycled Traveling Bike and Surly Long Haultrucler

Graine de Cyclo

Elisabeth and Remi have travelled during 2 years with their bikes
Elisabeth was riden a Recycled  La Fourmi Chromoly trekking bike (ordered without lights as you will see on the video), based on an old school MTB frame kit from Giant.
Remi was riding a long haul Trucker 700c.