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Loaded Precision X-Lite Carbon 29" Rim

Average User Rating: (Spectacular)
Vital MTB Retail Partners:
Chain Reaction Bicycles Jenson U.S.A. Competitive Cyclist Backcountry

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“Strong carbon rim”

The Good: Strong and sturdy, perfect for xc racing, tubeless ready, affordable, Lite,

The Bad: Nothing that I could find

Overall Review:

I have been searching for a light weight rim for a while. These rims were better than some of the other brands I was considering. The carbon is strong, I feel super confident on them. I got these for my race bike but will probably get some for my all around every day training bike as well. For a while, I was debating on going tubeless. Now that I have them and am using their orange tubeless system, I think it's been one of the greatest transitions! My race bike is super light. I want to get more carbon components as soon as I have more funding. Just don't want to break the bank. But I love Loaded components. I appreciate the affordability and the quality of their items. I have not had any problems so far and don't really see any in the future. Their customer service is great. I received my product quickly and was able to start racing immediately.

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Vital MTB Retail Partners:
Chain Reaction Bicycles Jenson U.S.A. Competitive Cyclist Backcountry

Specifications

Riding Type Cross Country
Material Uni-Directional (UD) Carbon Fiber
Tubeless Compatible Yes, True Bead Technology- Loaded’s very own Tubeless System
Joint
Holes 32
Width 22mm (internal), 28.8mm (external)
Diameter 29"
ERD
Colors Red, Black
Weight

0 lb 13.2 oz (375 g)

Miscellaneous Utilizing the state of the art manufacturing processes and cutting edge technology, Loaded Precision has produced quite possibly the strongest and lightest tubeless carbon fiber mountain bike rims available today. They use a Carbon Knitting Technique (CKT), securing the carbon layers together through a refined knitting and bonding process. All X-lite Rims feature True Bead Technology- Loaded’s very own Tubeless System that provides an efficient interface between the tire and rim for easy installation and inflation.
Price $729.99
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Vital MTB Retail Partners:
Chain Reaction Bicycles Jenson U.S.A. Competitive Cyclist Backcountry