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Madspeed Wheels

Has anyone bought wheels from this company? I bought a relatively cheap set of light weight alloy rim brake wheels which cost just £200 I bought them for the winter, I tried them and was totally shocked how bad they are. The back wheel run out of true after a month, spokes became lose and after tightening them one ride and became lose again. They were very buzzy when initially ridden on. Just wondered if anyone else has had any experience regarding this company. 

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  • Rendel Harris 2 sec ago

    I share your cynicism, but aren't all top-end aero bike seatposts custom/proprietary these days? In any case, I doubt someone who can afford £13.5k...

  • Rendel Harris 1 hour 27 min ago

    That would be a bit more credible if they hadn't gone all out to try and get Cav the record last year, wouldn't it?

  • Mungecrundle 2 hours 57 min ago

    Professional advice is always your gold standard. A GP referal is a good place to start but accessing those services can be difficult given the...

  • d_jp 6 hours 33 min ago

    'that was "grippy" / a "grippy" stage' 'i love echelons' ... Adam Blythe

  • Lemonyhills 6 hours 46 min ago

    These would be ideal for security in the garage, and out and about for our bikes lost two in the past.

  • Brauchsel 6 hours 48 min ago

    But if it doesn't look like a car's going to pull up, you find someone in the same-coloured top as you and make them give you their bike. 

  • dabba 7 hours 23 min ago

    I bought an Anker 15w solar panel set to try for touring in Australia. It wasn't a success for me. I tried draping it over the rear panniers while...

  • TheBillder 7 hours 49 min ago

    I'm running a mid 90s chainset (originally had a 6 speed freewheel) with a 10 speed chain and cassette and it all works very well. I might be wrong...

  • capedcrusader 8 hours 4 min ago

    Re: Early morning raid on BV....

  • 11waterloo 8 hours 17 min ago

    Agreed on that, he was definitely part of my first week plans! Not to mention my French riders team - that is in tatters without Le Coq!