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    the fat kid
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    Talk me in or out of Easton AM Havoc rimzz

    seriously... im putting a session 77 together and need wheels...

    under 1900g, wide, strong and under $500 bux. is there anything else really that beats that?
    I ride faster than I should.

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    The Havocs are awesome, especially when you figure in the price. I took a gamble on them, and I'm glad I did. They're just sweet wheels. I'm 220 pounds and they feel solid underneath me. The hubs are great, engagement is quick. They spin freely as well. They make my bike "feel" faster. Just a note though, I haven't had them long enough to give a thorough review, so take that into consideration. I've rode them on some crazy rocky trails without complaints though. Time will tell I suppose. They've gotten great reviews here on this site as well.

    If you get a set, pick them up from Bike Bling. They're $450 at their site and their customer service and shipping time is top notch.

    http://www.bikebling.com/Easton-Havo...voc-disc26.htm
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    I just picked up a set a few weeks back. So far I really like them. They weighed in at...

    Front:910g
    Rear: 1070g

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    the fat kid
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    thanks yins... i figured the weight would vary a little, but im still down with that...
    I ride faster than I should.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gearhead313
    is there anything else really that beats that?
    Hope Hoops? About $315
    I've got a bike
    You can ride it if you like
    It's got a basket, a bell that rings
    and things to make it look good . . .

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    the fat kid
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    link?
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    I've got a bike
    You can ride it if you like
    It's got a basket, a bell that rings
    and things to make it look good . . .

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    Almost three years and running fine

    Broke a spoke once. Easton only sells in five or ten pack. All good. Light, wide rim, good footprint for my Nevegal 2.35. Still runs true.

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    the fat kid
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    interesting.. thanks for the link!
    I ride faster than I should.

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    Seems like a light weight wheelset to be running on a Session 77... plus they aren't tubeless.

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    the fat kid
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    I thought about that, but im too much of a weight weenie to go with azonic outlaws or something... Im not going to be hitting big hucks or anything either...
    I ride faster than I should.

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    24 spokes, soft rim material and poor CS made me ditch my trail ridden Havoc's. I have owned a number of wheelsets and am not sure why Havoc's get a lot of positive reviews. You can get 32 spoked Hope's / your rim choice for about $350 that weigh's about the same or less from CRC.

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