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I'm doing a wheel build. I've got a 36H DM24 rim for the front, and a 32H DX32 rim for the rear. Both are running the same k-rad 2.25 tire.

Is it against the rules to run a different spoke count for front and rear?

Does it look silly?
 

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Great. Thank you :)

Typically they would do the opposite though, 36H back and 32H front, no?

Do you have any photos by chance?
 

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I'm doing a wheel build. I've got a 36H DM24 rim for the front, and a 32H DX32 rim for the rear. Both are running the same k-rad 2.25 tire.

Is it against the rules to run a different spoke count for front and rear?

Does it look silly?
As long as the hub drilling matches the rim it is not a problem, and there are no rules. If it works, use it.

You will never notice the difference by looking unless you stop to count.

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Thanks guys :) rjedoaks, is that your bike?

So why don't they make all 32 or all 36 hole. If its so close, seems funny they have to make them both.
 

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Thanks guys :) rjedoaks, is that your bike?

So why don't they make all 32 or all 36 hole. If its so close, seems funny they have to make them both.
There are 16, 18, 20, 24, 28, 32, 36, 40, 48, and 72 (among others) spoke wheels. Made to suit the application.
 
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