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PostPosted: Fri Jun 13, 2014 2:13 pm 
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Hello community.

I'm very confuse and need help.

I will buy new wheelset next week but I do not know wich choose.

I have a Cannondale Supersix with Dura Ace 7900 groupset.

Thanks a lot for your opinion.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 12:27 am 
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Love the C24's, but also had the Fulcrums.... tough decision. Do you do a lot of climbing?


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:03 am 
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C24. Racing zeros ride harsh due to the aluminium spokes.

Would probably go campy zonda though. Almost half the price of c24, similar hubs to the racing zero but with stainless steel spokes


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:16 am 
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:thumbup: On the Zonda's. On my second set and they are beautiful. I had the Eurus as well (Fulcrum 1) and I prefer the Zonda for the ride, the price and only a 60-70 gram penalty.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 2:36 pm 
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Don't forget that if you need a shimano freehub, this is a steel one, so another 60 gr heavier compared to the campy version ;-) Racing zero's are excellent and really bomp proof. But if i where you, as you already have a 7900 groupset, get a pair of 9000 wheels!


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 3:21 pm 
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C24

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 3:06 am 
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Delorre wrote:
Don't forget that if you need a shimano freehub, this is a steel one, so another 60 gr heavier compared to the campy version ;-) Racing zero's are excellent and really bomp proof. But if i where you, as you already have a 7900 groupset, get a pair of 9000 wheels!


shimano C24 has got a titanium freehub.

Anyway C24 is much lighter than the Racing zero in terms of real weight, maybe because of the lower profile rims that they are using.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 7:54 am 
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C24 are easy to maintain and the rims are better


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 8:00 am 
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Shimano without second thought. Silent, durable and so good rolling


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 1:49 pm 
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I have both. You will be very happy with either choice. To match your group, I would lean toward the C24. Are you going to run tubeless?


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 3:59 pm 
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No tubless I think and I do some climbs... I live in north Portugal.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 17, 2014 4:44 pm 
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I have the Racing Zero's and they're brilliant. Yes, ride is a little bit on the harsh side but they're so stiff and roll so so well. Hub is slightly noisy, but that doesn't bother me at all.

If you want consistency with the groupset, get the Shimano, but I seriously doubt it they're a better product than the Fulcrums. Especially the hubs. The Fulcrums look better too, especially the dark label.


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 19, 2014 11:09 am 
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Thank you all...

I took a decision... Fulcrum Racing Zero dark label.

I get better price to this model than DA 9000.

For me, they are prettier too.

And they come with wheel bags, and this is important for me.

Thanks a lot again.

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