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    the fix obey's Avatar
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    Question about wheelsets and their value?

    Hey guys, my step-dad brought home these wheelsets and I was curious as to what their production name is, or their value, because I am looking to sell them.

    Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.

    1st set:










    2nd pair of wheels:





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    no one knows? bump.

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    There's really not enough information to give you a very good estimate. In the end it really doesn't matter anyway because the real value is determined by what a buyer is willing to pay.

    By comparison: Brand new Ultegra/Open Pro wheelsets are typically available in the $250.00 range for front and rear. You can buy the whole wheelset cheaper than you can buy the component parts to build yourself. I'd have to rate a new such wheelset as superior to any that you pictured and your's may be used to boot. I'm thinking that $75.00 to $100.00 for a rear and around $75.00 for a front would be a fair price. Now all that you have to do is to find a buyer.

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    thanks for the help, i kinda ran into the lack of information problem too.

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    I'd go with Retro Grouch here. The wheels are older and you don't have a full history to tell a potential buyer. Due to this I'd only add you should also go with: Or Best Offer.

    Oh - you might want to pull the freewheel and offer it separately if the buyer wants it.
    Quote Originally Posted by Cateye View Post
    Only panthers007 is stupid enough to believe that this is a good idea.

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