Bike Check: Stephane Bélanger's NS SUB 24' on 26'12 février
There has been a lot of questions on bike related forums regarding the possibility to use 26' wheels on a 24' NS Suburban.
Here is the answer to those questions.
2009 NS Suburban 24 with 26's
Name: Stéphane Bélanger
From: Montréal, QC
Frame: NS Suburban 2009 24''
Forks: Rock Shox Argyle 409
Stem: Profile Stem
Bars: NS District High '09 Bar
Grips: ODI 'O' Grips
Wheels: NS Rotary Hubs on 26' Mavic 721 Rims
Tires: Kenda Small Block 8 26x2.10 Front & Back
Cranks/chainring: Éclat Tibia Cranks/Tree 23t Sprocket
Chain: Shadow Conspiracy Chain
Pedals: NS Aerial Pro Pedals
Brake : incredible Hayes Nine 2004 6''
Seat: Odyssey Senior Pivotal Seat
Been riding this setup for about 2 months now and its as perfect as it gets.
The BB height will vary depending of the tire used. With Schwalbe Kojak 26x2.00 the BB height is 13.25''. With Kenda Small Block Eight 26x2.10 BB height is 13.50''.