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PostPosted: Wed Mar 28, 2007 5:14 pm 
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This is the weigth of my Gigantex/Equinox wheels with Pillar spokes and Joytech hubs.
38MM


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And 50mm


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well, the weight I have posted to you guys are based on newly luanch products from Gigantex, in the Taipei show.

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gregalfa wrote:
well, the weight I have posted to you guys are based on newly luanch products from Gigantex, in the Taipei show.


These are 'marketing' weight, here we only believe in real weight :wink:

1300 gr for a 50 mm rims with PMP hubs and CX Ray spokes would means that Gigantex rims weight 375 gr. That could be a good product.

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gregalfa wrote:
well, the weight I have posted to you guys are based on newly luanch products from Gigantex, in the Taipei show.


Are you referring to the Clincher or the tubular versions ?

From their material and what I discussed with them, the 50mm tubular is about 1400g, their brochure says 1395g, held them in the hands, they are not too far off. The clinchers are about 1500+g, about the same weight as my Stratus DV Clinchers by hand gauge.


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Just got the new wheels with their new Joytec/novatec hubs. Now they are straightpull and Sapim spokes. But i've never seen that kind of Sapim spoke, perhaps it's a special one?
The weight of the rearwheel is lower now so a 50mm set is 1503gram, very close to the claimed weight of 1500grams.


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johanfl wrote:
The weight of the rearwheel is lower now so a 50mm set is 1503gram, very close to the claimed weight of 1500grams.


You got clincer one?


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I can get it. But i don't have any in my hands yet so i don't know the exact weight of them.


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How do you go about getting an agent? More importantly how do you go about finding a good trust worthy one!


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johanfl wrote:
I can get it. But i don't have any in my hands yet so i don't know the exact weight of them.


I meant the one in the pic (clincer or tubular?) :D


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Ok Mickey!
I missunderstood, that is the 50mm tubular wheelset in picture.
I'll be getting a another pair that has their new lighter rim and built with PMP hubs.
I'll post the weight of that one when i get it.


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[My Taiwanese agent has tried many discussions with them recently, and they can only supply unbranded or with your own decals design on, which i have been doing for many years

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http://www.carbontec.co.uk[/quote]

And just how many years is many years Andy ???? this is obviously in between your time working in your girlfriends Chinese take away in Yorkshire and your job at Avocet cycles in Manchester


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my 50mm carbon clinchers with pillar spokes weigh 1590g.
they arent as stiff as my 50mm with alu braking surface + sapim spokes. (2040g)


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bikemaninasia wrote:
[My Taiwanese agent has tried many discussions with them recently, and they can only supply unbranded or with your own decals design on, which i have been doing for many years

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http://www.carbontec.co.uk


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And just how many years is many years Andy ???? this is obviously in between your time working in your girlfriends Chinese take away in Yorkshire


Steve , good to see you've not lost any of your charm.. :)

yeah....75 seat take away...Its a RESTAURANT, which i own...... welcome to visit anytime...

let me have your contact info... like to catch up [/quote]


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 Post subject: Re: Equinox wheels
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Location: SLOVENIA (EU)
Where in Europe is possbible to get new models of equinox wheels?
Friend is interested in model ''W071, W072, RT038,RT050''

http://www.equinox-bikes.com.tw/images04/wheel-p20.html

This weight's are correct?

Thanks


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