Stans NoTubes ZTR Alpine Wheelset

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $259.99


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Amazing handbuilt performance wheels forThe competitive cross-country racer. Stans Alpine ZTR 26" wheel isThe benchmark - claimed just 330 grams / rim!They are laced hereTo Hopes new Pro 2 SP (straight pull) hubs featuring innovative "nailhead" style straight pull spokes from DT Swiss, plus gram-shaving alloy nipples. Each hub features 6 bolt compatibility and comes supplied for use withTraditional quick release skewers (hubs are easily convertibleTo your choice of axleType, such as 20mm, 15mm,


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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Drawblood a Racer from Santa Rosa, CA

Date Reviewed: July 5, 2010

Strengths:    Super light and well built.

Weaknesses:    Nothing!!!

Bottom Line:   
The alpine rims are the best I've owned. Super wide and super stiff. I've run tubeless since day one (28 psi front, 30 psi rear) with no problems.
Paired with the American classic hubs, you can't beat this wheelset.

It's my racing wheelset, so I would warn you on everyday riding. If you hit a rock hard, you'll damage the rim. But then again, what wheelset won't be damaged? If you are to use everyday I would run a higher pressure and maybe bigger tires.
I currently have them setup with Specialized Fastrak LK.

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Favorite Trail:   Log Hop

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $895.00

Purchased At:   Pricepoint

Similar Products Used:   Mavic, DT Swiss


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ZTR Alpine rims - can I use wider rim tape 23mm instead of 21mm?

Hi, I have ZTR Alpine rims. The old rim tape got damaged so I bought a new one. I wanted to buy 21mm but I didnt recognize the guy at the shop gave me 23mm. I don't wan to waste time returning it. Question - can I use wider rim tape? Or should I cut it with a hobby knife?Read More »

ZTR Alpine/Crest – Tyre recommendation for tubeless.

Looking at purchasing a ZTR Alpine or Crest wheelset for the upcoming XC season, and am now looking at a good tyre combo to complete the package. For the last 2 years I have run a Racing Ralph/Rocket Ron combo on my Anthem with tubes, but have been told by a couple of local XC riders that the new ... Read More »

Stan's ZTR Alpine or Crest?

I would like to build a wheetset for XC ride, maybe occasionally trail ride. I also intend to use if for XC race. Any thoughts between Stan's Alpine and Crest? Is Crest stiffer than Alpine with insignificant 20g penalty? Thanks!Read More »

Stan's ZTR Alpine For light All-mountain?

Hey guys, I might need to replace my front rim and have been looking at options, it looks as though Stan's rims have the best weight to strength ratio and I like idea of BST. My only problem is that my current front hub is 28h and that means I would have to use a ZTR Alpine on the front. Is this ... Read More »

ZTR Crest or Alpine?

I am 135lbs and XC racing in the pacific northwest. These will be my daily training wheels as well as my race wheels. I already have some DT Swiss Hug 240 hubs that I will lace one of these sets of rims up to. I'm planning on using DT Swiss Revolution spokes (2.0/1.5) with aluminum nipples. Does ... Read More »

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