Alistair from London wanted a low-cost good set of replacement wheels for his old Pacenti SL23’s and I suggested going for the rims that have replaced the SL23’s – Pacenti’s Forza rims. Laced up with a set of value for money light weight Bitex RAR9 / RAR10 hubs and Sapim Laser spokes (Sapim Race on the rear drive side) laced 20/24, the build came in at 1487g and cost him £374 for the set.
A lovely set of wheels for Richard in London: Pacenti SL23 rims on Novatec F482/A291-SL hubs built 20/28 with the front wheel radially laced. Sapim Race spokes used throughout. Total weight: 1510g.
Top end audax disc brake build for Rob in Essex: Pacenti SL25 rims on DT 240s rear hub with Campagnolo freehub body fitted and SON 28 front dynamo hub. Built 3X throughout with Sapim CX-Ray spokes. Total weight 1981g.
Inexpensive yet top quality build for Stuart in Staffordshire: Pacenti SL23 rims on Miche Racing Box hubs built 32/32 3X with a mix of Sapim Laser and Sapim Race. 1670g total weight.
High end Pacenti wheelset for Tom: Shimano Dura Ace hubs on Pacenti SL23 built 32H rear and 28H front – 3X drive side rear and 2X non-drive + front using Sapim CX-Ray spokes.
Dynamo audaxing wheelset for Tomas in Sweden: Pacenti SL23 rims on Shimano Ultegra rear hub and SON 28 front dynamo hub built with 32-spokes and 3X throughout using Sapim Race stainless steel spokes.
New spec Pacenti rims for Steve in Norfolk – a solid build that’s 40g lighter and a tad wider than the customer expected! Chris King R45 hubs on Pacenti SL23 rims built 28/32 using Sapim CX-Ray spokes 3X rear and 2X front.
Classy top-end wheelset for Ali in London: Pacenti SL23 rims on Chris King R45 hubs (Pewter colour) built 28/28, rear drive side 3X / non-drive 2X and front 2X using Sapim CX-Ray spokes and Sapim Polyax brass nipples. Final true with Continental GP4000 tyres fitted and pumped to achieve optimum build.
Pacenti SL23 32H rims built to a Campagnolo Record rear hub and a SP SV-8 dynamo hub, makes this a lightweight and solid audaxing choice for Kristian in Sweden. Built 3X throughout using Sapim Race black stainless steel spokes.
Audax ready build for Johan in Sweden: Pacenti SL23 rims on Shimano Dura Ace FH-9000 11-speed rear hub and SON28 dynamo front hub built 32H and 3X throughout with Sapim Race black spokes. Also included an Ultegra 11-28 cassette and Schmidt Edelux II headlight.