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    Used velocity wheel set for $150...should I do it?

    So I was offered a set of used velocity wheels with supposedly formula flip/flop hubs for $150. They said the wheels have about 50 miles on them, so they are pretty new. Do you think this is worth it?
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    Which rims are they? Do they suit your needs (i.e. machined sidewalls vs. non-machined sidewalls)?
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    that's not bad. I think you can get a miche wheelset for just a little more though.
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    50 miles is nothing. Find out what hubs/rims they are. Deep-V wheel sets even with ****ty hubs go for 250-300+

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    that's a good deal.
    I once sold a pair of deep v's laced to formula hubs for 100 bucks.
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    There are formula / deep V handbuilt wheelsets all over ebay right now for $220-250.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bikeage
    that's a good deal.
    I once sold a pair of deep v's laced to formula hubs for 100 bucks.
    Why so low?

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    It ends up they are velocity razor wheels. Does anybody know anything about this model? The rims are machined on the braking surface.

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    i ride these. they are not deep v's by any means. solid rims, but definitely not a steal at the price you're quoting.

    Quote Originally Posted by burgerk84
    It ends up they are velocity razor wheels. Does anybody know anything about this model? The rims are machined on the braking surface.

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    thanks for the info. I think I'm going to opt against them. They ended up being black with silver spokes, anyway, and I was looking for something all black.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BostonFixed
    Why so low?
    not sure.
    I guess there was no need for me to be trying to make a profit at the time.
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