Re: [CR]Re new set of MAVIC SSc rims for sale


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Date: Mon, 02 Feb 2004 12:57:25 -0600
Subject: Re: [CR]Re new set of MAVIC SSc rims for sale
From: Todd Kuzma <tullio@theramp.net>
To: <Williamr639@aol.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
In-Reply-To: <31.437abeb3.2d4fe16b@aol.com>


on 2/2/04 11:22 AM, Williamr639@aol.com at Williamr639@aol.com wrote:
> Sterling wrote, "What qualifies them as the Best?"
>> From Ron Kitching's "Everything Cycling":-
> "A top quality de luxe rim for racing in the toughest conditions, and used
> by pro. teams. Extra hardness through deep anodisation. 20mm wide double
> eyelets 395 gm. 36 hole only, price £114.45" (GP4s were £30.94 per pair) I
> think the
> blue anodisation was the extra cost.

Unfortunately, the hard anodizing makes rims more susceptible to cracks.

Todd Kuzma Heron Bicycles Tullio's Big Dog Cyclery LaSalle, IL http://www.heronbicycles.com/ http://www.tullios.com/