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Wheelset upgrade...(2 posts)

Wheelset upgrade...GitterDone
May 15, 2001 8:57 PM
looking to upgrade wheelset-currently have Mavic Cxp21's with coda expert hubs on my C'dale R600(stock wheels)..is $300 gonna get me anything worthwhile as far as upgrading I'm about 210 lbs.-not a racer,but do get serious miles in...any feedback welcomed.
custom built wheels...dave
May 16, 2001 4:09 PM
Check out coloradocyclist.com or excelsports.com. Both offer lots of rim and hub combinations for around $300. At your weight, you'll probably need to stick with 36 spokes in back and 32 in front, 14/15 gage, laced 3-cross. I recommend the Mavic CXP-33 rim. Very durable.