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PostPosted: Wed Jun 16, 2004 8:37 am 
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Does anyone know how the FRM wheelsets compare to Mavic Kyseriums, both from a performance and a weight point of view?
I'm on the verge of completing a 6kg Principia/Poshbikes/Storck based bike but I need to get the right wheelset- any suggestions? :D
Also is there a UK distributer for FRM?


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If you wait a few weeks I will be able to givo a review of the following wheelset:
soul kozak hubs
cx-ray spokes
AC 350 rims
28 f & 28 rear.
I've been waiting for 3 weeks for the spokes to arrive, I hope I get them this week....


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what will be the weight of that wheelset?


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I expect:
front hub : 50g real
rear hub: 167g real
rims: 700 g
spokes: (28 + 28) x 5g = 280g
Total: 1200 g

It was a shame I couldn't get a 24h front rim, the spanish importer only has 32 & 28 h rims.


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I think spokes and nipples will be 295-300g


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spaniardclimber wrote:
If you wait a few weeks I will be able to givo a review of the following wheelset:
soul kozak hubs
cx-ray spokes
AC 350 rims
28 f & 28 rear.
I've been waiting for 3 weeks for the spokes to arrive, I hope I get them this week....



where did you find the AC 350 rims?

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In Spain we can get them under the 'Progress' brand.


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spaniardclimber wrote:
In Spain we can get them under the 'Progress' brand.


Do you know if their are any internet reatilers in that will ship these to the US?

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The spanish one only sells to shops :( and as I said only 28,32 h.

Spada bike sell them for 55 euro and the shipping about 25 or 30 euro .


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