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Bianchi levitation wheelset(3 posts)

Bianchi levitation wheelsetkendoo
Dec 12, 2001 6:39 PM
Anyone know where these fit into the wheelset hierarchy?
Can I save much weight with a higher end wheelset?
re: Bianchi levitation wheelsetTJeanloz
Dec 13, 2001 6:53 AM
The Levitation is a bit like a Rolf Sestriere in that if they came on a bike, they would be a plus over a standard wheelset. But I wouldn't go out and buy them by themselves. There are simply better wheelsets out there for similar costs.

And yes, you can save a lot of weight (up to ~2 pounds) with a higher end wheelset.
re: Bianchi levitation wheelsetSub
Dec 13, 2001 10:04 AM
have a friend with a bianchi with levitation wheels, he weighs about 195 and pops spokes like crazy. He is looking for some new wheels he can trust, cause when a spoke goes on them, they are not ridable. Other than that they seem to be pretty good wheels, if your a smaller rider they shouldn't be a problem.