Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: HELLsinki, Finland
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I got those rims of my bike, they look real nice and are quite light IMO. And true, not very deep. They also exist in black color, I've seen those somewhere.
But what can I say, they're Campy. Not everyone has them.
"The Lambda V is an aero shaped 700c road racing clincher rim. It is made of 6082 series aluminum alloy raised to a T6 temper. The side walls have a slight outward curve to accommodate the Aero, low wind resistance profile. Once the extrusion has been rolled into its hoop shape the ends are joined using aluminum insert wedged pressed into the cavity between the cross-tie wall and the spoke bed wall using the rim ends as a "sleeve" to hold and retain the aluminum core. The bottom of the spoke bed wall, which the nipple butts against has added thickness to help prevent spoke nipple pull through failure. The sloping outer surfaces of the Lambda V are high polished and left in an un-anodized bright Silver finish.
We sell the Lambda V rim with 32 or 36 spoke holes and a Presta valve drilling. More specifics about the rim are available in the Rim table."
Last edited by jussik; 02-02-08 at 03:40 AM.