Ligero Wheelworks Model 2 wheelsets - tubular

5/5 (2 Reviews)
MSRP : $850.00


Product Description

  • Aluminum Tubular (1395g)
  • Ligero SLW Hubset
  • Custom Sapim CX-Ray Spokes
  • 25mm Niobium Alloy Rim


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    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Bob Grimm a Road Racer

    Date Reviewed: March 19, 2009

    Strengths:    Lateral stiffness and durability, these wheels stay true. Weight for wheels with cassette, tires, and skewers is less than 5 lbs, 2,250g, that’s very close in weight to my Zipp 404’s.

    Weaknesses:    Have not found ant.

    Bottom Line:   
    I have two sets of these tubular wheels one set has 300 gram training tires glued on and the other set has a set of 215 gram Tufo HICC that my son has been racing on, an I’ve been riding and racing on as well. The wheels are getting lots of miles and have been great in every ride. The wheels are very firm and stiff but ride soft and smooth on the tar & chip gravel Amish roads in Ohio.

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    Favorite Ride:   Amish Country night training rides

    Price Paid:    $850.00

    Purchased At:   Ligero Wheelworks

    Similar Products Used:   Open Pros, Ksyriums, , Zipp 404-303.

    Bike Setup:   VeloVie Vitesse 300 SE, Sram Red


    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Skeletor a Road Racer

    Date Reviewed: March 18, 2009

    Strengths:    Lateral stiffness and durability. With some Veloflex Carbons the ride is oh so smooth and fast.

    Weaknesses:    None.

    Bottom Line:   
    This wheelset has quickly become my "go to" wheel for any condition where a carbon rim is not desireable. (Weather, course, want smoother ride.)

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    Favorite Ride:   Six Gap Century

    Price Paid:    $850.00

    Purchased At:   Ligero Wheelworks

    Similar Products Used:   Oh let's see: Open Pros, Ksyriums, Bonty Race X Lites, Neutrons, Speeddream AR-22, Zipp 808-404-303, and some Gigantex carbon hoops.

    Bike Setup:   Bianchi FG Lite, Tomassini Fusion and Premier Plus, all with Record 10.



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