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Hi,
I'm planning a little forward and got stuck at rims. I narrowed my options down to Spank Oozy Evo 27.5 and DT Swiss XM401. Whick one would be better choice at €65?
I may not run them tubeless in the beginning, but the conversion will happen . They say it's easy to setup Spank rims tubeless, but I can't really imagine how could I make the rim tape fit smoothly on the wave form inside..
And there's the valve problem. Not really a problem, but I don't know if I need spank branded tubeless valve stems or a normal valve cut from a tube would be enough. (just because of fit and good sealing) Same goes for the DT rim.
 

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Another vote for Spank of those choices, any tubeless valve should work, i.e. you don't need to match brands with the rim; they're pretty generic by design. I use DT valves (because I already had them spare and I'm a cheapskate) on WTB rims just fine.
 
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