Halo Combat Wheelset

2.6/5 (5 Reviews)
MSRP : $120.99

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Halo Combat-2 26" Disc Front Wheel: Affordable, heavy duty disc brake ready wheelset. Updated version with new rim profile, new black hubs and black spokes. Loose ball-bearing disc hubs with IS 6-bolt disc rotor mount. Choose black anodized or white powder-coated Combat-2 eyeletted rims...

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Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:3
Submitted by McMoomin a Weekend Warrior from Uk

Date Reviewed: July 15, 2009

Strengths:    Rims are Fantastic

Weaknesses:    The hubs are a joke!

Bottom Line:   
I had 2 combat front hubs and destroyed them back to back with VERY light dirt jumping. The rims are good but I'm gonna give this a bad rating due to the hubs.

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Favorite Trail:   Sherwood Pines

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $60.00

Purchased At:   eBay

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Yo! a Weekend Warrior from tfpearl@yahoo.com

Date Reviewed: January 12, 2009

Strengths:    Looks cool, standard design. Basically your standard 24" wheel. Comes in 26" too.

Weaknesses:    Can't seem to keep them true....maybe they're not broken in all the way. Spokes are really creaking.

Bottom Line:   
Seems to me that 24" wheels are getting tougher and tougher to come by.

I bought this wheel to match my front; it's a 36h on the Nashbar SS rear hub. I would've gone with a better rim had I not been matching this to my front wheel.

These wheels come from Ison Distribution, a UK distributor. You cannot buy these wheels direct, you have to go through your LBS who gets them from BTI. Beyond Bikes carries them I think, but they will usually have to get them from BTI too, so may as well go to your LBS. All in all, I waited 3 weeks for rim/spokes/and hub to arrive and spent $150. I should have just gotten something American. Live and learn.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $57.00

Purchased At:   Ordered through BTI

Bike Setup:   '06 Identiti Dr. Jekyll, Race Face Evolve DH Stem/cranks, Diabolous handle bars, Juicy 5 in front, '07 DJ3, Hookworms, Nashbar rear hub w/ Odyssey driver, Red Line front 20mm.

Overall Rating:2
Value Rating:2
Submitted by 92to11 a Weekend Warrior from England

Date Reviewed: July 22, 2008

Strengths:    looks good, strong rims

Weaknesses:    needs to be trued constantly, rubbish hub and spokes

Bottom Line:   
good rims not so good wheelset

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Favorite Trail:   Bourne Woods

Duration Product Used:   2 Years

Price Paid:    $200000.00

Purchased At:   ebay

Similar Products Used:   none

Bike Setup:   barracuda jump bike

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by 92te11 a Weekend Warrior from Peterborough

Date Reviewed: June 18, 2008

Strengths:    Light, strong

Weaknesses:    hubs are rubbish! axle bends easily.

Bottom Line:   
there alright just dont buy the complate wheelset only buy the rim!

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Favorite Trail:   spinney

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $200.00

Purchased At:   ebay

Similar Products Used:   none

Bike Setup:   shogun frame, manitou blacks, shimano xt, cable discs, DMR V8 pedals

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Tom Richardson a Downhiller from England

Date Reviewed: December 20, 2007

Strengths:    Strong, look good, v-break compatability, good hubs, pretty light.

Weaknesses:    sticker decals (who cares)

Bottom Line:   
Good strong rims and good strong disc hub, great for light freeride, downhill and dirt jumping. pretty light and a good price. they look pimp in white.

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Favorite Trail:   Lordswood

Duration Product Used:   1 Year

Price Paid:    $258.00

Purchased At:   Wiggle

Similar Products Used:   ditch witch

Bike Setup:   Azonic steelhead / big hit

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