MTB Project Logo

OXIVE carbon mtb rim wheel review


Original Post
James harden · · Unknown Hometown · Joined 1 day ago · Points: 0

I don't post here much, except to ridicule new lizard standards or the like, but I promised I'd spread the word around a bit.

Oxive, a new-to-the-scene carbon rim manufacturer, contacted me and asked me to do a review of their wheels/rims. They appear to be a new Chinese carbon rim manufacturer with several different wheel-sizes and rim widths.

https://www.oxivecarbon.com/

I'm happy with my AM wheelset-and-a-half and my fat wheelsets, but I was thinking of building up a new XC wheelset this summer for local racing. My current wheelset is built on Nexties that were DH and enduro raced for a few seasons starting in 2014, then re-built for a rigid bike, later a hardtail, xc racing, then re-built a 3rd time for my Pivot 429SL and raced a crapload more (including a pinch flat a few weeks ago in Sedona). To be sure, I've beat these to hell and back and if they spontaneously exploded tomorrow, I won't be disappointed. They aren't heavy with a DT240/XTR combo, but weight has come down a bit with some of the newer carbon rims and I wanted to get something along these lines. For this reason, I selected the 290g 29er XC racing rims. According to the site, these have a T700 and T800 layup. I asked for the rims, rather than complete wheels, since I prefer to build my own wheels.

https://www.oxivecarbon.com/product...b-rim-28width-light-weight-275g-free-shipping

That is the correct link, however, if you look at the page, you'll see the correct rim is shown. I pointed this out, but I'm not sure they understood.

At first, I wasn't quite sure if I was getting one or two rims. I felt that they were more than generous in supplying a rim and I've been traveling a lot and unable to respond to a lot of email or messages, but turned out it was two rims.

The package arrived, everything seemed normal about delivery and delivery time. The lead-time seemed perfectly normal.

The box had a cut, which was a little scary, but nothing inside was damaged. Impossible to tell where it came from, I had them shipped to my workplace and I wasn't there. Packaging was normal from what I've seen with carbon rims.

article fun · · Unknown Hometown · Joined 11 mins ago · Points: 0

Article Fun is a rapidly growing platform who strive relentlessly to provide par excellence quality content of various verticals like fashion, health and fitness, Business, relationship, lifestyle, beauty, and travel to our users.
 VIsit here :- http://www.articlefun.com

Guideline #1: Don't be a jerk.

Post a Reply to "OXIVE carbon mtb rim wheel review"
in the Bike & Gear Discussion

Log In to Reply