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 Post subject: Powertap G3 Wheelset
PostPosted: Sun May 27, 2012 3:26 am 
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Picked up a set last night. This is the Alloy G3 wheelset (http://www.cycleops.com/en/products/pow ... gory_id=21).


Front wheel: 807g
Rear Wheel: 1044g
Front QR: 54g
Rear QR: 59g


Claimed weight for G3 is 1850g. Claimed weight was dead on.


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 Post subject: Re: Powertap G3 Wheelset
PostPosted: Mon May 28, 2012 8:32 am 
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Location: France
Those are Velocity A23 rims aren't they?

By way of comparison I have a set built up with a 2011 SL+.

Velocity A23 rims
Sapim CX ray spokes ( 24 Front, 28 Rear )
Cycleops front hub
PowerTap SL+ rear hub.

Weights:

Front - 719g
Rear - 1024g

So in theory could knock another 100g off if my build was with a G3.


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 Post subject: Re: Powertap G3 Wheelset
Posted: Mon May 28, 2012 8:32 am 
  • PowerTap G3
  • 799.00 €   from 774.90 € (including 19% VAT)


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 Post subject: Re: Powertap G3 Wheelset
PostPosted: Sat Jun 09, 2012 2:26 am 
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Location: Georgia
Just got a pr myself. I'm impressed with the build quality and look forward to wearing them out.

I have a pr of 2009 Reynolds 46c with a wireless Powertap that have been abused beyond belief. And, I bought them used. Only thing, I sent them back a couple of years ago and had the 'Tap updated and serviced. Bomb-proof except for a small handful of batteries over three years, but, still with all the miles I'm a little worried of popping a spoke when 40-50 miles from home and no/little cell service.

These puppies solve that worry !


Front – CycleOps rim tape installed
801 – with decals
798 – without decals / just left the small print CycleOps portion
53 – fr skewer

Rear – CycleOps rim tape installed
1,038 – with decals
1034 – without decals / just left the small print CycleOps portion
58 – rr skewer

Total
1,839 – with decals
1,832 – without decals / including the small print CycleOps portion


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