Originally Posted by Bambi
just a few more words:
the pic of the wheel on John Wesley's build-thread (page # 22) shows the recesses/punch(e) I meant! A rim like that can't be connected to any hub of your likes, it must have the same number of holes for the spokes and it has to be drilled at the correct angle to line up rim, spokes and hub.
Kind regards, Bambi
Bambi, most rims can be ordered custom "dimpled" and drilled to your specifications, that includes the number, size and angle of the spoke holes(nipple seats). Hope this helps.