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DDG Yo-Yo Disc Rim

3.5/5 (2 Reviews)


Product Description

  • 26" LIGHTWEIGHT DISC RIMS
  • AVAILABLE IN POWDER COATED YELLOW OR BLACK


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    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Peter Fuller a Cross Country Rider from Stockport, UK

    Date Reviewed: July 12, 2002

    Strengths:    Eyeletted for strength. Bright yellow ones matched my old bike, now need black ones. Very reasonable price.

    Weaknesses:    Not found any

    Bottom Line:   
    Despite snapping off the freehub within a month and then having to do engineering work to get the sealed bearings to seat properly in both hubs and a year of very hard riding the rims have held up fine. Chili rating for rims only -

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    Favorite Trail:   Dolgellau Circuit

    Duration Product Used:   1 Year

    Price Paid:    $150.00

    Purchased At:   Supercycles Nottingham

    Similar Products Used:   Mavic 517s

    Bike Setup:   Marin Alpine Trail. Marzocchi Marathon S 100mm, DDG hubs/rims, FSA chainset and headset, Hope Minis, XT gears. Panaracer Trailblaster 2.1s

    Overall Rating:3
    Value Rating:3
    Submitted by John a Cross Country Rider from Scotland

    Date Reviewed: January 27, 2002

    Strengths:    Double wall cross section with eyelets to take the spoke strain.

    Weaknesses:    Heavy insert at rim joint unbalances the wheel. Not the best at staying straight.

    Bottom Line:   
    The rims do their job but need frequent trueing. I have stripped them and rebuilt them in aeffort at keeping them straight. It is a good job they are run with disk brakes or they would have been changed for Mavic 317's by now.

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    Duration Product Used:   1 Year

    Similar Products Used:   Various Mavic rims which are better made and stay staight for longer.

    Bike Setup:   Full suspension with avid disks

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