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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:22 am 
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Wondering which a good wheelset for under $600.

Looking for lightweight over aero.

Thinking something like the RS81 C24 is nice, but wondering if there are other option out there, maybe with wider rim.

Will be putting 25mm tires on it, 11sp, rider under 175lb, not a sprinter :p


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:23 am 
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Handbuilt, you should be able to get a nice set with good, wide rims and decent hubs, easily under 1450g.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:39 am 
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Handbuild wheels with Bitex hubs and Ryde Pulse Sprint rims will get you in the 1.300-1.350 grams area and it would fit the purse as well.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:10 am 
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I suggest: Hope Mono RS, H+Son Archetypes with spokes (count and pattern) according to your weight and preferences.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 11:27 am 
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If you choose the handbuilt path, the Easton R90SL rim is warmly recommended.


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 1:03 pm 
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249€ --> 1330g
https://www.aerycs-shop.de/Sonderangebo ... -SL-C.html

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 4:06 pm 
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Revolution Wheel Works Rev22; or
Soul 2.0; or
Psimet A300

All good choices for your criteria.

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 4:11 pm 
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Here is a sample build from prowheelbuilder.com that would work nicely and is tubeless ready:
FRONT WHEEL SUMMARY

Drillings
20
Rim
KINLIN XR22 FRONT 700C BLACK RIM $68.00
700c/29er
Tubeless Tape and Valve for 1 wheel Installed + $11.00
Hub
BITEX RAF 12 FRONT BLACK HUB $55.00
QR 100mm
*No Bearing Upgrade
Salsa Stainless Black Single QUICK RELEASE ONLY NO THRU AXLE + $22.00
Spokes
SAPIM CX RAY J BEND BLACK BLADED 14 X 21 X 14G OR 2.2 X 0.9MM SPOKES $3.10
Lacing Pattern
Two Cross
Nipples
SAPIM POLYAX 14MM 14 GAUGE BLACK ALLOY NIPPLE $0.34
Weight
618.24 grams
Price
$224.80
REAR WHEEL SUMMARY

Drillings
24
Rim
KINLIN XR22 REAR 700C BLACK RIM $68.00
700c/29er
Tubeless Tape and Valve for 1 wheel Installed + $11.00
Hub
BITEX RAR 12 REAR BLACK HUB $110.00
QR 130mm
*Shimano/SRAM 8,9,10 or 11spd
*No Bearing Upgrade
Salsa Stainless Black Single QUICK RELEASE ONLY NO THRU AXLE + $22.00
Spokes
SAPIM CX RAY J BEND BLACK BLADED 14 X 21 X 14G OR 2.2 X 0.9MM SPOKES $3.10
Lacing Pattern
Two Cross
Nipples
SAPIM POLYAX 14MM 14 GAUGE BLACK ALLOY NIPPLE $0.34
Weight
761.888 grams
Price
$293.56
Total Price: $518.36
Total Weight: 1,380.13 grams

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 4:20 pm 
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Here is the same build but with the aforementioned Easton rims:
FRONT WHEEL SUMMARY

Drillings
24
Rim
EASTON R90 SL 700C BLACK RIM $136.13
700c/29er
Tubeless Tape and Valve for 1 wheel Installed + $11.00
Hub
BITEX RAF 12 FRONT BLACK HUB $55.00
QR 100mm
*No Bearing Upgrade
Salsa Stainless Black Single QUICK RELEASE ONLY NO THRU AXLE + $22.00
Spokes
SAPIM CX RAY J BEND BLACK BLADED 14 X 21 X 14G OR 2.2 X 0.9MM SPOKES $3.10
Lacing Pattern
Two Cross
Nipples
SAPIM POLYAX 14MM 14 GAUGE BLACK ALLOY NIPPLE $0.34
Weight
641.888 grams
Price
$306.69
REAR WHEEL SUMMARY

Drillings
28
Rim
EASTON R90 SL 700C BLACK RIM $136.13
700c/29er
Tubeless Tape and Valve for 1 wheel Installed + $11.00
Hub
BITEX RAR 12 REAR BLACK HUB $110.00
QR 130mm
*Shimano/SRAM 8,9,10 or 11spd
*No Bearing Upgrade
Salsa Stainless Black Single QUICK RELEASE ONLY NO THRU AXLE + $22.00
Spokes
SAPIM CX RAY J BEND BLACK BLADED 14 X 21 X 14G OR 2.2 X 0.9MM SPOKES $3.10
Lacing Pattern
Three Cross
Nipples
SAPIM POLYAX 14MM 14 GAUGE BLACK ALLOY NIPPLE $0.34
Weight
785.536 grams
Price
$375.45
Total Price: $682.13
Total Weight: 1,427.42 grams

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:47 pm 
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thanks for the suggestion. i am looking into built wheel. Any other builder recommended either in US or will ship to US?


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:58 pm 
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stockae92 wrote:
thanks for the suggestion. i am looking into built wheel. Any other builder recommended either in US or will ship to US?


Look at fairwheelbikes.com and bikehubstore.com

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:32 pm 
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some good deals here:
https://www.bikehubstore.com/category-s/219.htm

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:23 pm 
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Your choice of rims and hubs http://novemberbicycles.wazala.com/category/undefined

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PostPosted: Sat Mar 11, 2017 12:54 am 
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November Bicycles FSW3 - $575

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:48 am 
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crux wrote:


These are some nice wheels at a nice price. :thumbup:

I'm going to see if they ship here too
Thanks


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