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Originally Posted by Tony_G View Post
I would prefer to go with a factory made wheelset. But I have not eliminated the option of a local wheel builder.
I agree that there are people who build wheels who don't do a good job, I should know, but in my opinion a hand built wheel done by a good builder will be superior to a machine built (factory built) wheel in many cases. My best luck with wheels has always been hand built by local builders.

If you'd like to try it yourself get a book called "The Bicycle Wheel" by Jobst Brandt.
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