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Why pay so much !!(3 posts)

Why pay so much !!mxb
Aug 16, 2002 9:02 AM
Here are my wheel specs:

Rims: Mavic CXP33
Hubs: Shimano Ultegra (Rr) Shimano 105 (Fr)
Spokes: DT 14/15 (Rr) DT 15/16 (Fr)
Nipples: Alloy
Qr: Q-Stix
3X cross front and rear
Total Weight: 1881

Compared to Mavic Ksyrium (1715g - $499) I built my wheels
for less than half the price of the ksyrium. So will 166g
provide any great advantage except an empty wallet?
Because...Andreas_Illesch
Aug 16, 2002 10:16 AM
... cycling and especially building a new roadbike has nothing to do with reason!
... no truer words have ever been posted on this forum...Akirasho
Aug 16, 2002 11:27 AM
... cycling... and the folks that frequent these types of boards, transcends all rationale and reason... that's the thrill of it!

Nice wheelset though!

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