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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 12:53 pm 
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Im considering purchasing the above mentioned wheelset for a new build. I'm having trouble finding information on them online. At 1080gr for the set its surprising there is little to no mention of them on this board.

They're used by Astana so they are no secret in the peleton. If anyone has any feedback on them please pitch in.

EDIT: By the way I have received a direct quote from Corima of 2900euros. A few english online retailers are selling them for 2200£ a set.

http://www.corima.com/wheels/aero-plus-mcc-carbon-wheel.html

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PostPosted: Tue Mar 19, 2013 2:04 pm 
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These are among the best. See the review here:

http://www.rouesartisanales.com/article-53429013.html

I guess the fact that these were not available to the US until recently made them less popular.

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 20, 2013 3:42 pm 
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Common folks! I cant believe no one owns a pair of these beauties (?) :noidea:

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 20, 2013 5:50 pm 
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these are some of the best wheels I have owned. They are incredibly stiff, roll very fast, and have very little to no effect in crosswinds. For the weight they seems to roll forever which I like. Seems as other lightweight wheels feel as if you have to work really hard to keep the speed up. Oh and they are drop dead sexy!!!

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PostPosted: Wed Mar 20, 2013 9:41 pm 
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You're right man! Those wheels on that bike... oh boy 8) Stunning! :thumbup:

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 14, 2014 6:36 pm 
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Top of the line!

I know a guy who has multiple sets of lightweights and is liquidating them for the Aero+ MCC.

French make the best carbon fiber hands down. Now if Corima would address the braking surface like Campy just did on the Bora 35's, I think we would all be ecstatic.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 14, 2014 9:43 pm 
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LaDolceVita wrote:
these are some of the best wheels I have owned. They are incredibly stiff, roll very fast, and have very little to no effect in crosswinds. For the weight they seems to roll forever which I like.
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Sounds good. How aero are they?


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 14, 2014 11:52 pm 
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Those are a sick pair of wheels, and they look even better on that Time with the tan walls. Do they have a weight limit?


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 15, 2014 3:43 am 
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The weight of the cyclist and the bike must not exceed 100 kg (222 lbs). For the WINIUM+ MCC wheels, the weight of the cyclist and the bike must not exceed 85 kg (189 lbs).
Given that this is linked (DOWNLOAD THE USER GUIDE) on the AERO+ MCC web page http://www.corima.com/wheels/aero-plus-mcc-carbon-wheel.html and WINIUM+ MCC wheels are lighter than AERO+ MCC, I interpret the weight limit for AERO+ MCC as being 100 kg (222 lbs.) for weight of the cyclist and the bike.


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