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PostPosted: Mon May 13, 2013 5:17 pm 

Joined: Mon Aug 23, 2004 12:50 pm
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Location: UK
So whilst my set of Velocity A23's built up on Novotec like hubs and CX-Ray's 20/24 where nice and still arrow true after a good 15,000km I concluded I wanted an improved build.

So went for Pacenti SL23's on Red Goldtec Pro Competition hubs, 24/28 CX-Rays with red alloy nipples......total 1520g on my scales, 2x front and rear. Not super weight weenie but nice for 1200w+ sprints :thumbup:

Plus the Goldtec's are ridiculously smooth rolling!!



Looking forward to test riding them with a few different tyres + latex inners :beerchug:

PostPosted: Mon May 13, 2013 11:52 pm 

Joined: Fri May 10, 2013 12:46 am
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Looks like a great build! The SL23 is definitely a step up from the A23. Much more versatile IMO.

Great build!


PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2013 10:47 am 

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sorry wrong post

PostPosted: Fri Jun 14, 2013 1:36 pm 

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Location: Perth, Western Australia
Can you give us a review of the Pacenti rims?

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2013 8:01 pm 
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The SL23 should be a significant upgrade from the A23. It has a much nicer finish and the spoke holes are drilled much more cleanly. For its specs it's a relatively light hoop too.


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