I have stock rims from Trek that I had 2 broken spokes. These occurred before my
conversion to the X. But it made me start thinking about future upgrades and such...
thank you all for sharing!
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Dane Buson <Zuvembi@...> wrote:
> On Mar 25, riggertrev tripped the electrons lexically so:
> > What wheels are you using?
> > I'm about to be able to make the leap to disc brake systems, and want to
> > purchase the best combination.
> > What is your setup (wheels only please, I already know I'm going with
> > the Avid disc brakes)
> Front: Ritchey 36 spoke something or other.
> Rear: Gusset Jury 48 spoke disc hub 
> 14/15/14 DB DT spokes
> Sun CR18 48 hold rims
> > Did you build from separates, or purchase a whole wheel ?
> I purchased the front, built the rear. I've cycled with approximately
> 500 lbs of GVW with no problems.
>  A heavy duty downhill/trials hub with a solid 12mm axle (with
> cutouts to fit in a normal 10mm dropout).
> Dane Buson - Buson@...
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> where truth and logic fail."