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Mavic Crossmax XL WTS wheelset

Is the Crossmax XL WTS the adventurer’s choice? Mavic thinks so – here’s what Dave thinks

March 15th, 15 2 3,440 Categories: Tyres, Wheels

Toothy.

Schwalbe Ice Spiker Pro 29

Want to minimise ice-related downtime? Of course you do. Get some spiked tyres, then

March 6th, 15 0 1,051 Categories: Tyres, Wheels

Right in all of the right ways?

Velocity Blunt SS Rims

Light, wide rims that aren’t carbon? That’ll never catch on…

March 5th, 15 1 3,724 Categories: Wheels

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SRAM Roam 60 wheelset

Dave’s has had SRAM’s Roam 60 wheels on board his long travel 29er, Here’s what he thought

December 26th, 14 0 1,084 Categories: Wheels

Right in all of the right ways?

Speed Date: DT 350 / Velocity Blunt SS Wheelset

Wheel building has changed, but does the satisfaction remain the same?

November 28th, 14 4 3,119 Categories: Wheels

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Novatec Flowtrail 29in wheelset.

Fit and forget wheels?

October 21st, 14 1 2,381 Categories: Wheels

Crank Brothers Cobalt 3 rim stick

Crank Brothers Cobalt 3 wheelset

Can updated hubs and rims redeem the unique wheel?

July 9th, 14 4 3,126 Categories: Wheels

Crossmax wheels

Mavic Crossmax Enduro WTS 26in wheelset and tyres.

How does Mavic’s Enduro WTS system stand up to ten months of hard use?

July 8th, 14 0 1,826 Categories: Wheels

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Shimano Deore XT 27.5in Wheelset

A complete bargain for all-round Mountain Biking™. As long as you’re unlikely to need to switch axle standards often, these will serve you well.

April 29th, 14 0 2,014 Categories: Uncategorized, Wheels

Mismatched tyres & rotors: 
sure signs of use

A year without bead hooks: Roval Control 29 Carbon

Specialized wheel brand hits £1,000 carbon mark.

January 16th, 14 1 2,996 Categories: Wheels

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ENVE XC 29in rims

”Cheap, light and strong: pick two.” – Keith Bontrager.

November 16th, 13 0 1,855 Categories: Wheels

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USE XC 29er wheelset

They’re carbon rimmed and have a healthy dose of science in the shape of a ‘Nano Surface Technology’ finish

September 17th, 13 0 2,565 Categories: Wheels

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Hope Hoops Stan’s Arch EX wheelset

Can one wheel do everything? Chipps review’s Hope’s contender

August 6th, 13 1 3,737 Categories: Uncategorized, Wheels

ENVE 26in XC clincher rims

ENVE 26in XC clincher rims

It’s impossible to review the Enve XC rims built into these wheels without first considering the price. £700 is what some people consider expensive for a bike and the £2000 price tag of the wheelset is firmly in decent full susser territory. But while £2000 to some will seem an extravagance for a pair of […]

July 6th, 12 0 2,181 Categories: Wheels

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