Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > >

Mountain Biking Mountain biking is one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Check out this forum to discuss the latest tips, tricks, gear and equipment in the world of mountain biking.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-22-05, 03:36 PM   #1
Blazinall91
Show Me What'cha got
Thread Starter
 
Blazinall91's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: O'Fallon, Misery
Bikes: old school Giant Attraction MTB (where it all started),old school Schwinn High Plains MTB (XC and long ride duty), Mosh DJ3 (BMX basher), and Trek Bruiser 1 (freeride and full of mods and still growing)
Posts: 1,225
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Halo Rims

I looking to get new wheels this winter and i found Halo Rims, does anyone have experience with the Halo SAS wheelset, i think if i don't hear anything bad about em get em in white
Blazinall91 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-05, 06:36 PM   #2
snoopz666
biketilldeath
 
snoopz666's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: now residing in kamloops
Bikes: 2005 Norco Aline:D
Posts: 498
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
never had any expirience but they look prety decent, that 48 spoke 24" looks tough as hell.
snoopz666 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-22-05, 10:59 PM   #3
Maelstrom 
Wood Licker
 
Maelstrom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Whistler,BC
Bikes: Transition Dirtbag, Kona Roast 2002 and specialized BMX
Posts: 16,885
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Very strong and very heavy. Basically the stadard replacement for bighits when the 24" wheel blows
Maelstrom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-05, 12:02 AM   #4
cryptid01
one less horse
 
cryptid01's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: East Jesus NY
Bikes: are better than yours
Posts: 5,600
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Maelstrom
Very strong and very heavy.
Yep.
cryptid01 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-05, 05:35 AM   #5
ementophobic
Senior Member
 
ementophobic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Bikes:
Posts: 113
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
yeh they are pretty heavy but definately very strong. the weight doesnt seen to bother me though
ementophobic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-05, 05:50 AM   #6
Matt Gaunt
Senior Member
 
Matt Gaunt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: London, UK
Bikes:
Posts: 2,245
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
The bearings on the Halo SAS wheels (complete) are really really smooth. And the rims are really strong.
__________________
Matt
2010 Kinesis Decade Convert2 Alloy fixie, Miche, Sora Pics soon...
2008 Kinesis RC2 Scandium/Carbon Road, Ultegra, Ksyrium Elites Pics
2007 Kinesis Pha5e Scandium hardtail, XT, Revelations, Rockets, M4s, Mavics Pics
2005 Kinesis RC Scandium/Carbon Road, Ultegra, Ksyrium SLs Pics
1996 Raleigh Max Steel, Deore XT, SRAM Attack shifters, homemade wheels Pics
Matt Gaunt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-05, 09:39 AM   #7
dooley
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Bikes:
Posts: 541
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I have 48h 26" SAS rims on Bullseyes, I like 'em.
dooley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-23-05, 11:24 AM   #8
Blazinall91
Show Me What'cha got
Thread Starter
 
Blazinall91's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: O'Fallon, Misery
Bikes: old school Giant Attraction MTB (where it all started),old school Schwinn High Plains MTB (XC and long ride duty), Mosh DJ3 (BMX basher), and Trek Bruiser 1 (freeride and full of mods and still growing)
Posts: 1,225
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
right on sounds like i found my wheel choice then, Halo Tornados or SAS's we'll just have to decide. I've decided on white though, i really like the white rims.
Blazinall91 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-08, 08:26 PM   #9
Hoffa626
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: DENVER
Bikes: Raleigh Supercourse, KHS Urban-X
Posts: 12
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I just ordered a set of Halo 29" Freedom Disc's in a 32H. how didi you end up liking yours?
Hoffa626 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:27 AM.