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DT Swiss EX 500 Rim

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DT-Swiss EX 500 26" Disc Rim: Optimized design for torsion-resistance, Swiss made. SBWT (Strength-Boost-Welding-Technology) welded rim. Single-pocket hollow rim construction/extrusion. Single eyelets: perfectly adjusted, stainless-steel.

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Axis_kinG a Downhiller from Saint John, N.B

Date Reviewed: September 22, 2011

Strengths:    Structural integrity maintains consistency after several counts of big hits.

Weaknesses:    None so far.

Bottom Line:   
Great wheel set. Might change front hub on wheel to DT Swiss to make pair but Giant makes great stuff so I'll keep it until it somehow proves otherwise.

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Favorite Trail:   Mr. Big

Price Paid:    $4200.00

Purchased At:   Bike Works

Similar Products Used:   Sun Ringlé S-Types, MTX, Double track

Bike Setup:   2011 Glory 01 spec

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