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    What's the strongest all chrome 48 spoke wheel I can buy? Sealed only.

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    Wheels aren't sealed, hubs are. Any 48 hole hoop laced to a hub with properly tensioned and stress relieved spokes will be heaps stronger than your plastic wheel. It's all in the landings.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Expatriate
    Wheels aren't sealed, hubs are.
    I know that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Prozakk
    I know that.
    Wouldn't know that from reading your post.

    Quote Originally Posted by Prozakk
    What's the strongest all chrome 48 spoke wheel I can buy? Sealed only.

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    I should have said wheel set. It was implied.

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    Any decent 48 hole wheelset is plenty strong. They'll outlast your frame by a long time.

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    Does anyone even make unsealed hubs anymore? And you don't even need a 48; 36s are plenty strong.

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    alot of stockbikes will come with an unsealed front hub

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    I meant aftermarket parts; you don't buy the stock hubs off a Haro F1.

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    good point.

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    Strongest 48 spoke rim? Halo SAS....oh wait this is the bmx forum, back to the mtb world for me

    BTW, nice sig Prozakk.

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    Quote Originally Posted by madbiker555
    BTW, nice sig Prozakk.
    Thanks.

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    I can't seem to find a stem I like. I'd like a rather long one, with some rise to it....

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    A long stem on a BMX is just a lever for breaking things.

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    Give up, Ex. He obviously doesn't want to use the proper tool for the job (in this particular instance, a chromoly frame with a long enough toptube so as not to require a ridiculously long stem), and is just making himself look like an ass in the process.

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    You're right. He's probably not even going to use carbon fibre headset spacers.

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    DT....maybe....i dont know any other spokes...
    ive seen primos take a beating...but i think it was beerman that siad that they were bad and snapped....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Beerman
    Give up, Ex. He obviously doesn't want to use the proper tool for the job (in this particular instance, a chromoly frame with a long enough toptube so as not to require a ridiculously long stem), and is just making himself look like an ass in the process.
    I hope to live up to the fine example you set here...not.

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    You've come here for honest advice, you don't like it. What should we do?

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    Advice is one thing...a barrage of insults is B.S.!

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    I THINK EVERYONE SHOULD SHUT UP AND RIDE (just for the note its pitch black here and i allready rode for like 3 hours so thats why im posting)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Prozakk
    Advice is one thing...a barrage of insults is B.S.!
    You ask someone that's pretty much an expert on this, he gave you an honest answer, but you don't like his answer. Where are the insults?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Beerman
    just making himself look like an ass in the process.


    I'm basking in the warmth of the love here...

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    Quote Originally Posted by beerman, and everyone else that made fun of you
    I LOVE YOU AND IM SORRY


    . . . . .

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    Ex is givin' it to you straight up!

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