Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About
It is currently Mon May 02, 2016 8:58 pm
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED

If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 50 posts ]  Go to page Previous 1 2 3 4
Author Message
PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2012 1:51 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Oct 31, 2007 10:32 pm
Posts: 8146
Location: Los Angeles / Glendale, California
eric wrote:
prendrefeu wrote:
Xiamen FarSports offers a pre-built wheelset at 1100g, full carbon clincher.


Their 50mm deep carbon clincher wheels are more like 1300g.


Yes, and if you see my previous posting in this very same thread I stated exactly that. :lol:

Here is a link to their 1100g wheelset, which if you looked back at the thread you'll see why I brought that up in the first place. It was a comparison to the lightest alloy-equivalent which would be at 1200g.

So we both agree. :wink:
:beerchug:


EDIT!! Just heard from FarSports, the 1100g clincher is out of stock and won't be produced anytime soon. :evil:
Oh well.
It did exist though.

_________________
Exp001 || Other projects in the works.


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2012 6:58 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jan 23, 2006 3:03 pm
Posts: 1310
Location: Denmark
eigner wrote:
I had 3 flats on brand new Vittoria open Corsa evo 320tpi in one race. Today i flatted 2 times just on the 20km easy ride to todays race... The tiny flint that are scattered all over the roads in Denmark just cut through tyres like a hot knife through butter!


Yip, we do have many more flats here in Denmark but I also think you just have bad luck. I the last two seasons I have had one flat on Vittoria Corsa Evo CX and SC. I have also had very bad luck with clinchers...

_________________
Technical editor at Cykelmagasinet Denmark

My Simplon Pavo II


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2012 7:10 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Wed Oct 22, 2003 12:34 pm
Posts: 1668
Location: New York City
prendrefeu wrote:

EDIT!! Just heard from FarSports, the 1100g clincher is out of stock and won't be produced anytime soon. :evil:
Oh well.
It did exist though.


that is because they never existed - not 1100g version, they did @ 1230g though here they are, same wheel-set verified on a scale.

now that, that is taken care of, back to topic and zipps. i think the 202, is zipp's best wheelset for everyday riding. if they are coming in at 1328g, even better - not too far from the xentis 1250g squad 2.5 wheel-set weight; and those are 25mm not wide or aero wheels with full ceramic bearings.


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2012 9:55 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue Jan 29, 2008 8:20 pm
Posts: 408
Location: Denmark
Giant DK wrote:
eigner wrote:
I had 3 flats on brand new Vittoria open Corsa evo 320tpi in one race. Today i flatted 2 times just on the 20km easy ride to todays race... The tiny flint that are scattered all over the roads in Denmark just cut through tyres like a hot knife through butter!


Yip, we do have many more flats here in Denmark but I also think you just have bad luck. I the last two seasons I have had one flat on Vittoria Corsa Evo CX and SC. I have also had very bad luck with clinchers...

I had one flat on Veloflex carbon last year, and one this year. Both on the back. The tire on the frontwheel is going on it's 5th season now.
On the clincher site, I had 3 flats this year. Last one was a large stone, resulting in a crash. But yes Denmark isn't the best place for tubulars.


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon Sep 10, 2012 11:45 pm 
Offline

Joined: Tue Mar 01, 2005 9:03 pm
Posts: 491
Location: the Netherlands
blablablablabla

your a real man when you ride tubes
your a real cyclist when you break your collarbone
they are way to expencive
you should better buy.............


they are zipps, they are wide they are cool and they cost a lot.......they are zipps

_________________
Tarmac SL2
Epic 2009


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 50 posts ]  Go to page Previous 1 2 3 4

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Zipp Super 9 Clincher

in Road

teakay

5

865

Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:11 pm

teakay View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Mavic cosmic pro carbon SL clincher

in Road

riochang

12

1005

Thu Apr 28, 2016 7:17 pm

Junior7 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. FLO launched 45mm, 60 and 90 carbon clincher

[ Go to page: 1 2 3 4 ]

in Road

mpulsiv

59

2178

Fri Mar 04, 2016 11:30 pm

CrankAddictsRich View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Descending with carbon clincher still an issue?

[ Go to page: 1 2 3 ]

in Road

riochang

34

2886

Thu Mar 03, 2016 5:37 am

ktw7937 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Millenstein Clincher Schwarz vs Bora Ultra 50 Clincher

[ Go to page: 1 2 3 ]

in Road

morrisond

32

4636

Fri Aug 21, 2015 3:25 pm

bruno2000 View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: DamenH85, Google [Bot], motorapido, Yahoo [Bot] and 38 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited