Mavic Crossmax XL UST Wheelset

5/5 (1 Reviews)
Weight : 730 grams


Product Description

  • Material: Maxtal
  • Joint: SUP welded
  • Braking surface: Ceramic 2
  • Valve: 6.5 mm


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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by jorje187 a Cross Country Rider from PA, USA

Date Reviewed: June 9, 2008

Strengths:    light, strong, smooth rolling, stiff

Weaknesses:    cost

Bottom Line:   
Nirvana.

What can I say? They're light, strong, and zero maintenance. I can't think of one thing I'd want improved. I've had them about 4 years and never had a flat or had to true them, even despite some serious all-mountain riding. As far as I'm concerned they're the perfect mountain wheelset.

For UST in general, I recommend wiping some liquid latex along the bead during mounting to get a good seal and then pouring a couple ounces in the tire before inflating.

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Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Similar Products Used:   lots of generic wheelsets

Bike Setup:   endlessly upgraded 2001 GT i-drive with Avid BB7 discs, Michelin XCR Muds, Fox Float rear shock, Fox Vanilla front shock, etc.

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