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Old 03-09-04, 02:30 PM   #1
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Alex Vectra 2 good 2 be true?

how are the Alex Vectra Disc wheelsets? they are all over ebay, and for a good price. the description claims:

"Front Weight: 755 grams ? Rear Weight: 1030 grams"

sounds like a good wheelset to me.. is this a good deal?

heres the link: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...category=58089
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Nothing to get hot and bothered over. I'd much rather have a Mavic rim laced to an LX or XT hub for about the same money. I'm not a big fan/advocate of low spoke count wheels. Then again, I'm a big fat arse and low spoke count wheels don't last.

I think you could find some better deals on wheels at www.jensonusa.com or www.supergo.com or www.pricepoint.com or www.wheelworld.com or....etc.

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here's what I would recommend, and this was the first link: http://www.jensonusa.com/store/product.aspx?i=WH700A00

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cool, yeah.. im just trying to keep my eyes open for a lightweight disc wheelset for less than 200
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Keep looking around, there are some pretty good deals going on right now. The Alex set isn't bad, but isn't good when compared to that set for $10 more!

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