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Bill Kapaun
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For low cost, I'd recommend a Sun Rims M13II or CR-18, depending on the width you want.
I use 32 spoke M13's on my hybrid w/25mm tires and I'm 250. IF I wanted a 32mm or more tire, I'd use the CR-18.

While on vacation, I dropped the rear into an old fashioned storm sewer grate, bouncing my butt 8-10" of the seat. Only needed a bit of touch up truing when I got around to it a month or so later.

IF you want to stay cheap, you could get Sora or Tiagara hubs, but spending a few $ more on a better hub such as a 105 isn't a bad idea.
I used DT Swiss 14/15DB on the DS and 15/16 DB on the NDS.
For mixing small spoke orders, this is a pretty good place.
DT Swiss Components | The Colorado Cyclist
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