Cane Creek Disc - V Wheelset

4/5 (4 Reviews)
MSRP : $750.00


Product Description

Cane Creek Disc - V


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Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

User Reviews

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by flolo impopu a Downhiller from here

Date Reviewed: April 23, 2001

Strengths:    none that I can tell

Weaknesses:    just about everything

Bottom Line:   
I am 6'6" 260, and these wheels suck.I had a pair of daves and they rocked, wanted to spend some money and bought these peices of SH#t. they rubbed on corners, took my fav 10' jump at ~25mhp and the fu#$er taco'd on me. thses wheels are crap. no serious riders allowed for these rims.

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Favorite Trail:   no joggers

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Similar Products Used:   all

Bike Setup:   Klein attitide, ti everything

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Ben a Racer from Blacksburg, VA, USA

Date Reviewed: January 19, 2001

Strengths:    Strong, light, stay true.

Weaknesses:    None yet.

Bottom Line:   
This wheel has done it's job. Have not had to true it, it feels light for a disc wheel. Hub works fine. I'll buy a complete set for my next ride.

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Favorite Trail:   ANY Singletrack

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Purchased At:   Through team sponsorship

Bike Setup:   '96 Bontrager Race Lite - loaded, Hayes Hyd. Disc on front.

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by J Rouleau a Cross Country Rider from Bothell, WA, Etats Unis

Date Reviewed: October 3, 2000

Strengths:    Elegant but tough
puts spoke nipples on the hub where they belong
no more wheel truing!!!


Weaknesses:    a tad pricy

Bottom Line:   
Cane Creek's wheelsets are excellent. Not cheap, but fantastic build quality and top-notch design. The Disc-V's are beefy, but they feel light because of their low rotational inertia. Worth the investment.

I have not had to touch a wheel with a spoke wrench afterr six months of abuse from an aggressive 90kg rider on a hardtail aluminum frame.

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $750.00

Purchased At:   Lickton's

Similar Products Used:   mavic, velocity, matrix - all conventionally laced

Bike Setup:   Klein Pulse with a special eclectic component mix

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Jason Huffstetler a Cross Country Rider from Lincolnton, NC

Date Reviewed: March 28, 2000

Strengths:    Weight advantage over other disc wheelsets, stainless steel straight pull spoke, trued at hub, bombproof! Supreme acceleration and GOOD LOOKS.

Weaknesses:    None found

Bottom Line:   
You absolutely will not find a lighter stronger disc specific wheelset. I have been riding and abusing these rims for three months and haven't had to touch them yet. Cane Creek is a friendly, easy to deal with company. They have my full endorsement. I work at a Bike Shop and can ride any wheels I would like. The Cane Creeks have it hands down.

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Favorite Trail:   Pee Wee's MTB Park

Duration Product Used:   3 months

Similar Products Used:   Mavic 517, Bontrager Race, Spinergy REVX & SPOX

Bike Setup:   2000 Intense Tracer, Hand Built

Reviews 1 - 4 (4 Reviews Total)

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