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    Toyota Racing Dev. PWRDbyTRD's Avatar
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    Mavic X138 durability

    how durable are these rims?
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    Quote Originally Posted by PWRDbyTRD
    how durable are these rims?
    I think the "x" infront of the number denotes the fact that it is an "xc" rim, therefore, you should avoid it like the plague...

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    BAHAHAHA Ok. I saw a wheelset with deore disc hubs for 70 bucks and was like wow! Thanks for the info
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    So I need a IFFG999 rim? Indestructible for fat guys up to 999lb rim?
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    Deemax.

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    I remember that in its first year, the '98 steel Caldera was specced with them. In a magazine test, the guy managed to taco the rear rim for the photo session.

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