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 Post subject: Mavic CC SLR rim tape
PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 4:38 pm 
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My wheel went a bit out of true I noticed the Mavic rim tape might get destroyed while taking it off anyone know where to get replacement mavic tape or something equally as thin?


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 4:49 pm 
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The Enve tape is similar, that's all we use in the shop.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 6:13 pm 
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Thanks for the reply while I am on the subject any one have any experience with veloplugs with CC SLR's is it work it or inherently risky? Once again thanks in advance.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 6:17 pm 
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I use veloplugs on all my wheels, road and MTB and that includes Cosmic Carbonnes

Cant understand why anyone would want to use 20 grams of rim tape that sometimes fails when 6g of veloplugs do the job far better

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 6:19 pm 
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Should also add the CC's are quite big holes. You'll need the red plugs and just bend out the tabs a little

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 6:37 pm 
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thanks madmole i thought yellow ones for the Cosmic Carbones? Do you use electrical tape over them?


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 6:39 pm 
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The yellows are a tight fit and 1g heavier overall. No tape, I just bent out the tabs on the reds a little. As long as you can spin the wheel and they stay put your good

Stick some conti supersonics in there and your saving 65g a rim over the original

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