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Old 02-04-11, 08:40 PM   #1
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Wheel set advice

What would be concidered a "light set" in grams ? But yet strong w/o spending a **** load of $$$$$$$ .

Is 1800g for a pair concidered light for instance ?
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Old 02-07-11, 10:33 AM   #2
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What are you using them for?

Stan's makes prebuilt wheels using their rims and ZTR hubs that are pretty light (~1450-1750g depending on which rim). You can get the set for under $500.
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My experience is that 1800 is a mid weight rim set. But is more reasonably priced at @$250-$300 for a strong set up.

Weight Weanies keeps a good list of recommends.

http://weightweenies.starbike.com/li...type=mtbwheels

Good luck and let me know what you choose.
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What are you using them for?

Stan's makes prebuilt wheels using their rims and ZTR hubs that are pretty light (~1450-1750g depending on which rim). You can get the set for under $500.
+1. I use the Stan's wheels and love them - ZTR hubs and Arch rims. Also pretty lightweight, though I don't know the exact measurements.
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