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so $500 midrange wheelsets...

Old 06-27-09, 09:14 PM
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so $500 midrange wheelsets...

alright i hate to continue posting about the same thing but now i'm trying to compare the Easton ea90 with the ROL race sl. The ROL seems to get outstanding reviews, but im looking to see what some of you all know about these wheelsets.
Thanks!
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Old 06-27-09, 09:45 PM
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Soul 4.0s.

Good price, good wheelset.

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Old 06-27-09, 09:50 PM
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Originally Posted by ridethecliche
Soul 4.0s.

Good price, good wheelset.

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Old 06-27-09, 09:55 PM
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Originally Posted by kyakdiver
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Proud of it.

I love mine!

PS: I posted on the SLR thread you started on the for sale forum. I don't know where that nick came from. Sorry if it happened on my end.
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Old 06-27-09, 09:59 PM
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All good. Sold and current owner is happy....

What was the OP asking about?
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Old 06-28-09, 06:18 AM
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I've had my Race SLs for @4 months and love them. They do everything well and really have no shortcomings. Stiff, light-ish (mine weigh 1540 observed) and rock solid under my 180 pounds. ROL also handbuilds these wheels HERE.
The hoops are Kinlin Nio30, spokes are DT Aerolite and the hubs are ROL housebrand, but they are every bit as nice as anything out there. They are dead ass smooth!

For the $, they are pretty hard to beat. A couple of my teammates are on them and love them as well!
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Old 06-28-09, 07:55 AM
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I had a pair of the SL 28s, they were flexy as hell. Those were '07s though, so I can't vouch for current models.
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I plan on getting DT Swiss 1.1 rims, laced to Campy Record hubs from Excel sports. Way nice for around $500.
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