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    Hunt Enduro Wide 29er (Unboxing)

    Just got these delivered from DHL (PS: I hate DHL)

    My initial reaction, will be mounting a set of rubber over the weekend


    1. Wheels look like a 1/2 decent set
    2. Rims are finished in a nice matte black finish
    3. Finger tension test on the spokes all appear to be equal
    4. Rear and front hub spin freely, rear hub is like a Hope pro 4 just a bit quieter
    5. Came with spare spokes, spoke wrench and tubeless valves
    6. Delivery from UK to Canada- 2 business days - $600 cdn (duty and taxes)








    Here are the specs from their site and bold why I went with these

    • Rims | 6069 T6 welded construction, 33mm wide (internal), work-hardened shot-peened finish
    • Spokes | 32F/36R Spoke Count, Triple Butted (2.2-1.6-2.0) PSR reinforced Pillar Spokes.
    • Weight | 2064g /29"
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    nice, keep us updated!

    I've been seriously considering hunts wheels

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    Small update<br>
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    Mounted up a set of DHF 2.5WT and DHR 2.4WT, super easy to do by hand and with a regular floor pump. I put this more to Maxxis tires, but wanted to post an update and pics to show what they look like mounted up on 33mm id wheels




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    nice, so how do you like the way they look mounted up?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ehfour View Post

    1. Wheels look like a 1/2 decent set
    2. Rims are finished in a nice matte black finish
    3. Finger tension test on the spokes all appear to be equal
    4. Rear and front hub spin freely, rear hub is like a Hope pro 4 just a bit quieter



    • Weight | 2064g /29"
    You're setting the bar pretty low here. Looks like a wheel, smells like a wheel, must be a wheel.

    I hope they work out well for you. Pretty low price, usually means it won't hold up to chunky terrain or heavier riders. Report back when you get some time on them.
    Rigid SS 29er
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    Stop asking how much it weighs and just go ride it.

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    Feel free to order some of your own and give us your full review...?

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    Quote Originally Posted by *OneSpeed* View Post
    You're setting the bar pretty low here. Looks like a wheel, smells like a wheel, must be a wheel.

    I hope they work out well for you. Pretty low price, usually means it won't hold up to chunky terrain or heavier riders. Report back when you get some time on them.
    Right? I decided to take the plunge on them to see if they live up to the hype, I can run them as cheap winter wheels if they suck, Ill chalk it up to a semi expensive waste of time and $.

    At the very least It will save some other MTBRs the time energy and effort..In my head they cant be worse than the 28H E13's that came on my bike (Maybe/Maybe not)

    I do plan to put them through their paces to see how well they compare to the previous wheels that I have ridden:

    1) Spank Vibracore
    2) Stan MK3
    3) E13 28H and 32H
    4) NOBL TR38
    4) Hope DH

    Post first ride, happy to report that the wheels didn't fall apart

    Set the fronts at 20 psi and rears at 22 psi, short 8km loop. Rolls pretty well, engagement is not bad- Typical Novatec hub and the wheels feel stiff in a good way. Way to early to draw any conclusions on comparisons but good so far.



    @onespeed- feel free to fire over non anecdotal tests that you think I can do with these, outside of bend resistance
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    Quote Originally Posted by ehfour View Post
    Right? I decided to take the plunge on them to see if they live up to the hype, I can run them as cheap winter wheels if they suck, Ill chalk it up to a semi expensive waste of time and $.

    At the very least It will save some other MTBRs the time energy and effort..In my head they cant be worse than the 28H E13's that came on my bike (Maybe/Maybe not)

    I do plan to put them through their paces to see how well they compare to the previous wheels that I have ridden:

    1) Spank Vibracore
    2) Stan MK3
    3) E13 28H and 32H
    4) NOBL TR38
    4) Hope DH

    Post first ride, happy to report that the wheels didn't fall apart

    Set the fronts at 20 psi and rears at 22 psi, short 8km loop. Rolls pretty well, engagement is not bad- Typical Novatec hub and the wheels feel stiff in a good way. Way to early to draw any conclusions on comparisons but good so far.



    @onespeed- feel free to fire over non anecdotal tests that you think I can do with these, outside of bend resistance
    thanks for doing the research!

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