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PostPosted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 8:02 am 
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Anyone tell more about them?

Must be fast at 16/21 spokes

http://kavitec.blogspot.com/2012/03/shi ... -2013.html

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 9:41 am 
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Is there some fat rubber on those wheels or are these just the new veloflex carbon in 23mm?
Looks like a nice rim shape. Cant really see how wide they are but the tub fits a bit nicer in the tire bed than on the older rims.

Not a big a fan internal nipples..

Mayby someone can translate and see if the Italian dude has something more to say?

Any news on what they did with the rear hub spacing thingy?
Boy, what am I going to feel stupid with al my wheels build around dura ace hubs :?


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 12:28 pm 
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I didn't realise spoke count was related to speed...


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 1:16 pm 
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wait till spokeless rims and hubs come out, we will be going so fast

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 1:57 pm 
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CamW wrote:
I didn't realise spoke count was related to speed...


Less spokes = more aero

At least that's the theory behind the statement. I'm not so sure I agree....

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 3:18 pm 
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hansonator69 wrote:
wait till spokeless rims and hubs come out, we will be going so fast


:thumbup:

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 5:42 pm 
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btompkins0112 wrote:
Less spokes = more aero
At least that's the theory behind the statement. I'm not so sure I agree....

Less spokes do help aero performance. See Corima aero+ e.g.

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PostPosted: Mon Mar 12, 2012 9:32 pm 
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25mm wide toroidal rim (fatter on inside diameter) - 4mm widder than 2011 rims
50mm deep rim
cassete is closer to spokes ( for 11 speed duraace group)
new aluminium hubs

or here Update (fro slovenian fans) :mrgreen:
http://kavitec.blogspot.com/2012/03/upd ... podaj.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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hansonator69 wrote:
wait till spokeless rims and hubs come out, we will be going so fast


:lol: :lol: :lol:

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Any idea if the 2013 line up will include toroidal clinchers?


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kavitator wrote:
25mm wide toroidal rim (fatter on inside diameter) - 4mm widder than 2011 rims
50mm deep rim
cassete is closer to spokes ( for 11 speed duraace group)
new aluminium hubs

or here Update (fro slovenian fans) :mrgreen:
http://kavitec.blogspot.com/2012/03/upd ... podaj.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;


so shimano 11 speed won't be compatible with 10 speed hubs?


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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 8:52 am 
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it depends on the hub.

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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2012 1:16 pm 
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hansonator69 wrote:
wait till spokeless rims and hubs come out, we will be going so fast

Like ... disc wheels? :mrgreen:

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Or wheels like these: http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/8/view/11207/hubless-spokeless-bicycle-wheel-compilation.html :wink:


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Is 25mm wide rims the new 23mm? And what the hell are toroidal width rims?


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