Fulcrum Red Wind XLR 50 USB Wheelset Simply extraordinary. Two-wheel enthusiasts were waiting for the Fulcrum 174; nbsp; 8220;aluminium/carbon 8221; wheels and the wait has been rewarded. Indeed the Red WindTM nbsp;XLR represent the top-of-the-range wheels in this segment thanks to their outstanding performance: the special aluminium/carbon structure combined with the oversize hub and spokes with the DRSC 8482; fastening system (Directional Rim-Spoke Coupling) give the wheel incredible responsiveness. nbsp; Available in the Dark Label and Bright Label version This is the Light Label Version USB 8482; - Ceramic Ultra Smooth Bearings 8482; Fulcrum 174; has a long-standing reputation for the extremely high performance of its hubs in terms of smoothness and reliability. In fact, all the projects are entirely developed in our R amp;D department and we have put obsessive care into taking care of every detail. The hubs with USB 8482; ceramic bearings (Ultra Smooth Bearings) fur
i would like to ask if anyone has been using Fulcrum Red Wind 50 XLR "CULT"? I was looking for wheelsets and opted between, Zipp 404 aluminum/ carbon clincher, Mavic CC SLE or SLR and Fulcrum Red Wind 50 XLR "CULT".
I was thinking of using Red Wind XLR "CULT", Sram RED OG-1090 cassette and C ... Read More »
My next bike upgrade will be one of these wheelsets:
- Fulcrum Red Wind XLR
- Shimano 7900-C50-CL dura-ace
I realy have a hard time chosing between those two, I guess both will be excellent wheels. I like the looks of both sets too...
Who own one of these, and what is your feedback?
What woul ... Read More »
I was at Sea Otter Classic last year (spring 2011) and spoke with Fulcrum's booth representative and they mentioned they were launching a whole new line of deep-dish aluminum-carbon wheels so "stay tuned". Fast forward to this year and Fulcrum made a big splash announcing the Red Wind wheel series b ... Read More »