Brand new, in box: Enve M60 Forty 27.5" rims laced to DT Swiss 180 carbon ceramic centerlock hubs with 28 DT Aerolite spokes per wheel. Front is 15x100 thru axle, rear is 12x142 thru axle with an XD freehub body for XX1 cassettes.
Build your dream bike! This wheelset weighs approximately 1361...
So for 2012 I am getting a 2012 Transition Tr450
I cant decide between a few parts
First is the Fork
I love the Dorado its my first choice
Never rode a 40 but thats an option
or a 2012 888 by marozocchi
Next is hub choice
or Phil Wood
So I taco'd my front wheel a couple days ago on a ride and need a replacement ASAP. I'm thinking about just buying a wheel set as this thing has happened in the past... My price range for the set would probably be $350-450. I've got a 2009 Specialized FSR Safire Comp (WSD) and am...
So I taco'd my front wheel a couple days ago on a ride :doh: and need a replacement ASAP. I'm thinking about just buying a wheel set as this thing has happened in the past... My price range for the set would probably be $350-450. I've got a 2009 Specialized FSR Safire Comp (WSD)...
Im about to build a new wheel and am not sure about the spoke length I need.
The wheels will have:
- Hope Pro II hubs
- front = 20mm
- rear = 135x10
- Mavic 823 rims (32 holes)
Can someone help me calculating the spoke length I should get?
I have 2 DH rigs, one of them is an unstoppable tank, aka... Nicolai MPire and the other is a fun-lightish frankenbike whoz origins are unknown. The frankenbike runs a 24" rear wheel. Are there any advantages/disadvantages to running a 26" up front and a 24" rear?
Oh yea.. both bikes are...
This should probably go in the Mech Forum, but given the components, it's probably more useful here...
So last night, I finally got away from work early enough to lace up the new wheelset: D3.1s, Hope Bulbs, DT Alpine IIIs, 16mm brass nipples. They didn't get tensioned for two reasons: