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Spokes lenght ?

Discussion in 'Downhill & Freeride' started by racelink, Jan 2, 2013.

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    Thank´s the ERD in not exactly the same with some calculator vs the manufacturer webb . About the spoke what you think DT swiss alpine lll ,Sapim or Wheelsmith spokes?
     
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    My understanding is that wheelsmith is SLIGHTLY better than DT because the flange on the end is forged rather than cut, but I'm not the best person to ask. I think it was Sheldon Brown who said that. The resulting flange is slightly stronger and more resistant to breaking.

    http://www.ridemonkey.com/forums/f19/spokes-dt-vs-wheelsmith-151962/
     
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